AP Chemistry Books



AP Test Prep Books



Planning on taking the AP Chemistry test? Below are some excellent test review preparation books for the Chemistry subject exam. A good AP chemistry book provides practice and review questions, study tips, answers and explanations, etc.

Barrons AP Chemistry Test Preparation

Barron's AP Chemistry with CD-ROM

  • Paperback: 832 pages
  • Publisher: Barron's Educational Series; 5 edition (Feb 1, 2010)

Book Description
Updated to reflect the most recent Advanced Placement Chemistry exams, this manual presents three diagnostic tests and three full-length practice exams, all with questions answered and explained. The author also presents additional routine and more challenging problems in every chapter. A complete review of AP chemistry topics covers the structure of matter, chemical bonding, states of matter, physical chemistry, chemical reactions, and other topics that appear on the AP exam. An enclosed CD-ROM presents two additional practice exams with answers, explanations, and an automatic scoring feature for the multiple-choice questions.

(back cover)

  • Six AP practice exams, including three diagnostics and three full-length practice exams
  • Two additional practice exams with answers, explanations, and automatic scoring for the multiple-choice questions on the enclosed CD-ROM
  • All questions answered and explained
  • A comprehensive review covering the structure of matter, chemical bonding, states of matter, physical chemistry, chemical reactions, and other AP exam topics
  • Study tips and test-taking strategies

Princeton AP Chemistry Book






Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam 2011 Edition.

  • Paperback: 464 pages
  • Publisher: Princeton Review (Aug 3, 2010)

Book Description
Are you getting ready to take the AP Chemistry exam? The Princeton Review experts provide the help you need in Cracking the AP Chemistry Exam, 2011 Edition. It includes:

•2 full-length AP practice tests with detailed explanations
•Proven techniques to help get high scores
•All AP Chemistry review topics from atomic structure and chemical equations to thermodynamics and nuclear decay
•Review AP test questions in every chapter
•Tables, charts and diagrams to help you best prepare for AP Chemistry
•Detailed walk-through of how to write great AP essays
•Planning and organization tips to get you all the way to test day!


Kaplan AP Chemistry Prep Book










Kaplan AP Chemistry 2011 Edition.

  • Paperback: 396 pages
  • Publisher: Kaplan Publishing (Sept 28, 2010)

Kaplan's AP Chemistry guide includes:

  • • Tips from students who earned a perfect 5 on the AP Chemistry exam
    • Strategies from AP Chemistry teachers
    • A new group study guide, helping all group members make the most of their study sessions
    • Breakthrough advice for parents on everything from using the book as a coaching aid to preparing for exam day
    • 2 full-length practice tests (essential for learning how to beat the clock)
    • An intensive diagnostic test so that you can use your time efficiently, targeting weak areas and feeling confident in your strengths
    • Detailed explanations to the answers, showing you how to think like the authors of the test
    • In-depth reviews of all AP Chemistry labs and tested subjects
    • Proven skill-building techniques that are guaranteed to raise your score
    • A user-friendly design for navigating the book in a flash