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AP Theory - Chapter 1
Notation
Pitch
Staff (pl: Staves)
Letter Names
the writing of music
the highness or lowness the frequency of a tone
five equally spaced lines and four spaces between
pitches are referred to by the first seven letters of the alp…
Notation
the writing of music
Pitch
the highness or lowness the frequency of a tone
28 terms
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
confirmation bias
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
the tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
empirical approach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
System
Ecosystem
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
a set of interacting components that influence one another by…
the living and non-living components of a particular place on…
Environment
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
Environmental Science
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
33 terms
Stonebraker APES Chapter 1
Tragedy of the Commons
More-Developed Countries
Subsidies
Affluence
Depletion of a resource that a large population can get a hol…
North America, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and most of Eur…
a sum of money granted by the government or a public body to…
A plentiful supply of material goods; wealth, sometimes treat…
Tragedy of the Commons
Depletion of a resource that a large population can get a hol…
More-Developed Countries
North America, Australia, New Zealand, Japan, and most of Eur…
12 terms
AP Gov Chapter 1 Into
Policy gridlock
Democracy
Government
Politics
When interests conflict and no majority is strong enough to e…
A system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
Policy gridlock
When interests conflict and no majority is strong enough to e…
Democracy
A system of selecting policymakers and of organizing governme…
34 terms
APES Chapter 1 (visual)
environment
environmental science
system
ecosystem
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
a particular location on Earth whose interacting components i…
environment
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
A system that makes authoritative public policies made for so…
Politics
The process by which government officials, as well as the pol…
30 terms
APES- Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
Ecosystem
Biotic
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
The science that deals with the interactions among human syst…
A particular location on earth with interacting biotic and ab…
Living factors
Environment
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
Environmental Science
The science that deals with the interactions among human syst…
54 terms
APES Friedland and Relyea Chapter 1
environment
environmental science
system
ecosystem
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
a particular location on Earth whose interacting components i…
environment
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
AP Statistics Chapter 1
Variables
Categorical Variable
Quantitative Variable
Frequency Table
Characteristic of an individual
Places individual into a category
Takes numerical values for which it makes sense to find an av…
Table of counts
Variables
Characteristic of an individual
Categorical Variable
Places individual into a category
34 terms
APES Friedland and Relyea Chapter 1
environment
environmental science
system
ecosystem
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
a particular location on Earth whose interacting components i…
environment
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
34 terms
APES - Chapter 1
environment
environmental science
system
ecosystem
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
any set of interacting components that influence one another…
a particular location on Earth whose interacting components i…
environment
the sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
the field that looks at interactions among human systems and…
39 terms
AP Human Geo Chapter 1 Vocab
Absolute location
Contagious diffusion
Cultural diffusion
H.E.I
The exact position or place of a certain item on the surface…
A type of expansion diffusion in which nearly all adjacent in…
The expansion and adoption of a cultural element, from its pl…
The relationship between humans and the environment.
Absolute location
The exact position or place of a certain item on the surface…
Contagious diffusion
A type of expansion diffusion in which nearly all adjacent in…
43 terms
AP Chemistry Chapter 1
Matter
Property
Atoms
Molecules
physical material of the universe - anything that has mass an…
any characteristic that allows us to recognize a particular t…
building blocks of matter... each element is composed of a uniqu…
two or more atoms are joined together in specific shapes
Matter
physical material of the universe - anything that has mass an…
Property
any characteristic that allows us to recognize a particular t…
Chapter 1- AP World History
culture
history
Stone Age
Paleolithic
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
(subdivided into Paleolithic—a span beginning more than a mil…
(750,000 BCE - 10,000 B.C.E.) Old Stone Age. A period of time…
culture
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
history
The study of past events and changes in the development, tran…
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
33 terms
AP Stats-Chapter 1
Individuals
variable
categorical variable
quantitative variable
the objects described by a set of data, may be people, animal…
any characteristic of an individual
places an individual into one of several groups or categories
take numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…
Individuals
the objects described by a set of data, may be people, animal…
variable
any characteristic of an individual
AP Government - Chapter 1
Government
Politics
The Policymaking System
Linkage Institutions
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
Political channels through which people's concerns become pol…
Government
The institutions through which public policies are made for a…
Politics
The process determining the leaders we select and the policie…
20 terms
AP Chapter 1
Civilization
Paleolithic
Neolithic Revolution
Nomads
A society with cities, written records, technology, job speci…
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
(10,000 - 8,000 BCE) The development of agriculture and the d…
having no fixed home, moving from place to place in search of…
Civilization
A society with cities, written records, technology, job speci…
Paleolithic
The period of the Stone Age associated with the evolution of…
21 terms
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
experimental psychologists
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
psychologists who apply experimental methods to the study of…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
empirical approach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
20 terms
AP LANG CHAPTER 1
audience
concession
connotation
context
listener, viewer, or reader of a text
acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or reaso…
meanings or associations that readers have with a word
circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surrounding…
audience
listener, viewer, or reader of a text
concession
acknowledgment that an opposing argument may be true or reaso…
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
21 terms
AP Chapter 1
audience
concession
connotation
context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
an acknowledgments that an opposing argument may be true or r…
meanings or associations that readers have with a word beyond…
the circumstances, atmosphere, attitudes, and events surround…
audience
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text. Most texts are lik…
concession
an acknowledgments that an opposing argument may be true or r…
AP psychology chapter 1
psychology
empirical approach
pseudo-psychology
confirmation bias
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
Erroneous assertions or practices set forth as being scientif…
the tendency to attend to evidence that complements and confi…
psychology
the scientific study of behavior and mental processes
empirical approach
a study conducted via careful observations and scientifically…
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
What percent of the world is malnouris…
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
What region is mostly malnourished?
Why do wealthier countries benefit mor…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
Women and Children
Sub-Saharan Africa... http://www.transportintelligence.com/marke…
They can afford to buy more food than the poorer countries
What percent of the world is malnouris…
1 out of 7 (about 1 billion)
What makes up the majority of the 1/7th?
Women and Children
73 terms
AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
"Geography"
Geography
Human geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
"Geography"
"Earth writing" invented by Greek Scholar Eratosthenes
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
AP Chapter 1 Marieb
Microscopic
Gross or Macroscopic
Levels of Body Organization
Tissue Level
Cytology and Histology
Regional, Systemic, and Surface Anatomy
1. Atoms... 2. Molecules... 3. Cell ... 4. Tissue... 5. Organ... 6. Organ Sy…
Tissues consist of similar types of cells.
Microscopic
Cytology and Histology
Gross or Macroscopic
Regional, Systemic, and Surface Anatomy
21 terms
AP Human Geography chapter 1 additional information
map scale
distortions on a map
verbal scale
ratio scale
The relationship between the size of an object on a map and t…
shape, distances, size, direction
one inch equals 1 mile
1:25,000
map scale
The relationship between the size of an object on a map and t…
distortions on a map
shape, distances, size, direction
36 terms
APES Chapter 1 Vocab List
Exponential Growth
Environment
Environmental Science
Ecology
Growth in which some quantity, such as population size or eco…
All external conditions and factors, living and nonliving (ch…
an interdisciplinary study that uses information from the phy…
Study of the interactions of living organisms with one anothe…
Exponential Growth
Growth in which some quantity, such as population size or eco…
Environment
All external conditions and factors, living and nonliving (ch…
42 terms
AP Chapter 1 Marieb
Microscopic
Gross or Macroscopic
Levels of Body Organization
Tissue Level
Cytology and Histology
Regional, Systemic, and Surface Anatomy
1. Atoms... 2. Molecules... 3. Cell ... 4. Tissue... 5. Organ... 6. Organ Sy…
Tissues consist of similar types of cells.
Microscopic
Cytology and Histology
Gross or Macroscopic
Regional, Systemic, and Surface Anatomy
67 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Adaptation
Animal (characteristics)
Binomial nomenclature
Biodiversity
A species modification in structure, function, or behavior th…
Multicellular, eukaryote undergoes dvlpmnt to achieve final f…
Scientific name of an organism, the first part designates the…
Total number of species, variability of their genes, & commun…
Adaptation
A species modification in structure, function, or behavior th…
Animal (characteristics)
Multicellular, eukaryote undergoes dvlpmnt to achieve final f…
34 terms
AP Environmental Science Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
System
Ecosystem
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
a set of interacting components that influence one another by…
the living and non-living components of a particular place on…
Environment
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
Environmental Science
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
60 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 1
Contemporary geography
Geography
Human geography
Physical geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
Study of where and why human activities are located where the…
Studies where and why natural forces occur as they do- for ex…
Contemporary geography
Scientific study of the location of people and activities acr…
Geography
The study of where things are found on Earth's surface and wh…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 1
Environment
Environmental Science
System
Ecosystem
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
a set of interacting components that influence one another by…
the living and non-living components of a particular place on…
Environment
a sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence life.
Environmental Science
the field that looks at interactions among humans and nature.
AP Human Geography chapter 1
map
cartography
map scale
projection
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
science of mapmaking
amount of area covered on a map and level of detail
scientific method of transferring locations on Earth's surfac…
map
two dimension or flat scale model of Earth's surface, or a po…
cartography
science of mapmaking
20 terms
AP World History Strayer Chapter 1
Venus Figurines
Dreamtime
Clovis Culture
Megafaunal Extinction
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
The earliest widespread and distinctive culture of North Amer…
The dying-out of a number of large animal species, including…
Venus Figurines
Paleolithic carvings of the female form, often with exaggerat…
Dreamtime
A complex worldview of Australia's Aboriginal peopel that hel…
38 terms
AP Music Theory Chapter 1
G-Clef
F-Clef
C-clef
Grand Staff
Treble Clef
Bass Clef
Alto Clef... Tenor Clef... Movable C clef(deturmines
G-Clef
Treble Clef
F-Clef
Bass Clef
40 terms
AP Music Theory Chapter 1
pitch
dynamic
timbre
articulation
wavelength/frequency. Tells the distance between one wave and…
wave height/amplitude. Tells the size/height/intensity of eac…
waveform/tone color. Tells the shape and form of the sound wa…
envelope. It is composed of a sound's attack, sustain, and re…
pitch
wavelength/frequency. Tells the distance between one wave and…
dynamic
wave height/amplitude. Tells the size/height/intensity of eac…
20 terms
AP CSP Chapter 1
Binary
Bit
Byte
Bandwidth
a way of representing information using only two options.
has a single binary value, either 0 or 1.
8 bits
Transmission capacity measure by bit rate
Binary
a way of representing information using only two options.
Bit
has a single binary value, either 0 or 1.
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
The scientific study of life
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
Evolution
Evolution is the process of change that has transformed life…
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
AP Statistics Vocabulary Chapter 1
Individuals
Variable
Categorical Variable
Quantitative Variable
the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be pe…
any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diff…
places an individual into one of several groups or categories.
take numerical values for which it makes sense to find an ave…
Individuals
the objects described by a set of data. Individuals may be pe…
Variable
any characteristic of an individual. A variable can take diff…
23 terms
AP History Chapter 1 Terms
Archaic Period
Black Death
Cahokia
Christopher Columbus
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
An ancient settlement of southern Indians, located near prese…
Genoese mariner who in the service of Spain led expeditions a…
Archaic Period
History of American people beginning around 5000-8000B.C. t0…
Black Death
A deadly plague that swept through Europe between 1347 and 13…
32 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1-5
What's the difference between a prokar…
Difference between starch and cellulose
Secondary protein structure
Storage polysaccharides
Prokaryotes don't have nucleus or other membrane bound organe…
starch has alpha glycosidic linkages whereas cellulose has be…
interaction of backbone, hydrogen bonding causing alpha helix…
starch, glycogen- alpha glycosidic linkages
What's the difference between a prokar…
Prokaryotes don't have nucleus or other membrane bound organe…
Difference between starch and cellulose
starch has alpha glycosidic linkages whereas cellulose has be…
38 terms
Chapter 1 AP Chemistry
matter
macroscopic world
microscopic world
fundamental concepts of chemistry
consists of individual atoms... anything occupying space and hav…
the world that we can see
world of atoms and molecules
- matter is composed of various types of atoms ... - one substan…
matter
consists of individual atoms... anything occupying space and hav…
macroscopic world
the world that we can see
61 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1 Terms
Educational Psychologist
School Psychologists
Rehabilitation Psychologists
Personality Psychologists
the study of how psychological processes affect and can enhan…
Psychologists who test IQs, diagnose students academic proble…
Treat patients with physical and mental disorders alongside d…
Examine individual traits and behavior and the way in which t…
Educational Psychologist
the study of how psychological processes affect and can enhan…
School Psychologists
Psychologists who test IQs, diagnose students academic proble…
25 terms
APES Chapter 1 Sustainability
Sustainable
Biodiversity
Chemical Cycling
Natural Capital
keep going without running out of resources
variety of species or genes
recycling of matter in an ecosystem
Natural Resources and Ecosystem Services
Sustainable
keep going without running out of resources
Biodiversity
variety of species or genes
ap vocab chapter 1
acculturation
assimilation
cartography
concentration
process of adopting only certain traits
process of less domain cultures losing their culture
the science of map making
spread of something over given area
acculturation
process of adopting only certain traits
assimilation
process of less domain cultures losing their culture
11 terms
AP Government Chapter 1
Power
Authority
Legitimacy
Democracy
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
The right to use power
Political authority conferred
The rule of the many
Power
The ability of one person to get another person to act in acc…
Authority
The right to use power
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