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Advanced Standing Exam Results AP Credit Received by the Class of 2009 Results of Freshmen Essay Evaluation

Advanced Standing Exam Results

Subject 2005:
Number Who Took Exam
2005:
Percentage
Passing Exam
2004: Number of Students Who Took Exam 2004: Percentage Passing Exam
5.111 87 13% 200 12%
7.012 7 57% 15 20%
8.01 69 26% 109 32%
8.02 58 64% 66 61%

Sources:

Chemistry — Krzysztof W. Grabarek, assistant director chemistry education office; Biology — 2005 — Julia Khodor, Assistant Director, Chemistry Education Office;
Physics — Brian E. Canavan Academic Administrator, dept. physics

Numbers of students passing Advanced Standing Exams in 2004 and 2005. Results of 18.01 and 18.02 exams were unavailable.

AP Credit Received by the Class of 2009

AP Exam Pass out of Percent of Class Receiving Credit
Biology — Score of 5 7.012 27%
Calculus BC — Score of 4/5 18.01 47%
Physics C — Score of 5 on Mechanics and 5 on E&M 8.01 16%
English Language — Score of 5 FEE 15%
English Literature — Score of 5 FEE 15%

Source: Julie B. Norman, Associate Dean, Academic resources and Programming

Students in the Class of 2009 receiving credit from AP exams. FEE stands for Freshmen Essay Evaluation.

Results of Freshmen Essay Evaluation

Required HASS class 2005 2004
Any CI H/HW 58% 72%
CI-HW required 36% 23%
21F.222 Required 6% 5%

Source: Leslie C. Perelman

Of the Class of 2009, 775 students took the FEE; some students passed out of the FEE by scoring a 5 on Advanced Placement Exams. In 2004, 900 students took the FEE.