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How to DBQ

How to DBQ

Author: Lauren Windle
Description:

To learn how to successfully analyze, write & complete a DBQ for the AP Exam in May

Multiple Resources: Sample DBQs, Student Responses, Guided DBQ worksheets, POV How To, etc.

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Tutorial

Descriptive breakdown of how to DBQ with questions, documents, and student examples

Source: AP Summer Institute

Guided 2004 DBQ

Guided questions to help with the process on how to understand, analyze, and respond to the 2004 DBQ

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Source: Bill Strickland, East Grand Rapids High School

2004 DBQ

Spread of Buddhism into China

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Source: College Board

2004 DBQ Student Responses

Actual student essay from the AP Exam

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Source: College Board

2004 DBQ Scores

Scores for student examples with explanations

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Source: College Board

POV

Understand POV through Sesame Street, pep rallies, & American Idol

Source: Monica Bond-Lamberty, James Madison Memorial High School

Football DBQ

Understand POV by reading these simple documents about a winning touchdown

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Source: AP Summer Institute

Grouping

Learn how to grouping documents through nursery rhymes

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Source: Monica Bond-Lamberty, James Madison Memorial High School