An AP Scholar with Distinction is a student who received an average score of 3.5 on all Advanced Placement exams taken and a score of 3 or higher on five or more exams. The AP Scholar program is a College Board recogniti... More »

According to Oxford Dictionaries, "colonialism" means "the policy of acquiring full or partial political control over another country, occupying it with settlers, and exploiting it economically." Many countries and empir... More »

BA (Hons) is short for Bachelor of Arts with Honors, which is an undergraduate course for liberal arts, sciences or both. In the U.S., a Bachelor of Arts degree is sometimes called an Artium Baccalaureus. Because it is a... More »

An AP Physics textbook is a textbook for the Advanced Placement Physics course, a high school science class that allows students to earn college credit for their work. AP Physics is more difficult and more thorough than ... More » Education

The principal differences between AP, or Advanced Placement, and IB, or International Baccalaureate, are in the broader curriculum of the IB program and the availability of that program at elementary level. Both the AP a... More » Education Colleges & Universities

As of 2015, Riverton High School, one of the largest high schools in Utah, offers students a variety of core and elective classes, the opportunity to earn college credits through Advanced Placement and a graduation rate ... More » Education K-12

Generally, the most challenging math course offered in a compulsory secondary education setting is Advanced Placement (AP) calculus. The course offerings between public and private schools may differ substantially, and m... More »