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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
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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…
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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
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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…
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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…
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Environmental Science for AP - 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…
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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.
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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…
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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…
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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
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…
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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…
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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
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
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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
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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
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AP List of Required Works chapter 1
Apollo II Stones Nambia 25,00-25,300 B…
Great Hall of the Bulls Lascaux France…
Running horned woman Tassili nAjjer Al…
Bushel with ibex motifs Susa Iran 4200…
Apollo II Stones Nambia 25,00-25,300 B…
Great Hall of the Bulls Lascaux France…
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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…
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AP Human Geology Chapter 1 Summary 2016/ag
Vernacular Region
Functional Region
Culture
Cultural Ecology
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
An area organized around a node or focal point
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
Geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relatoi…
Vernacular Region
An area that people believe exists as part of their cultural…
Functional Region
An area organized around a node or focal point
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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…
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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…
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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…
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Environmental Science for AP - 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…
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Environmental Science for AP - 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…
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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
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AP World History Chapter 1 (Strayer)
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…
40 terms
AP World History Chapter 1
Homo Sapiens
Paleolithic Age
Homo Erectus
Mesolithic
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
extinct species of primitive hominid with upright stature but…
The "middle" Stone Age, between the Paleolithic and the Neoli…
Homo Sapiens
the species of humanity that emerged as most successful at th…
Paleolithic Age
The Old Stone Age, which lasted from 2.5 million to 8000 B.C.…
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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.
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AP Gov Ch 1 The Constitution
advice and consent
Anti-Federalists
Articles of Confederation
bicameral
The power of Congress to confirm or deny executive appointmen…
Anti-Federalists rose up as the opponents of the Constitution…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
2 chambers; Congress has the Senate and the House of Represen…
advice and consent
The power of Congress to confirm or deny executive appointmen…
Anti-Federalists
Anti-Federalists rose up as the opponents of the Constitution…
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AP Human Geography Rubenstein Chapter 1
3 types of density
3 main properties of distribution
4 Types of diffusion
4 types of distortion
1. Arithmetic... 2. Agricultural... 3. Physiological
1. Density... 2. Concentration... 3. Pattern
1. Relocation... 2. Expansion... 3. Contagious... 4. Stimulus
1. Shape... 2. Distance... 3. Relative size... 4. Direction
3 types of density
1. Arithmetic... 2. Agricultural... 3. Physiological
3 main properties of distribution
1. Density... 2. Concentration... 3. Pattern
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AP Human Geography Chapter 1 (FLVS)
Geography
Spatial perspective
Spatial organization
Alexander von Humboldt
the study of Earth's physical and human features.
viewing physical and human objects according to where they ap…
the arrangement of physical and human objects on earths surfa…
(1769-1859) German scientist who advanced the field of physic…
Geography
the study of Earth's physical and human features.
Spatial perspective
viewing physical and human objects according to where they ap…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 1
corn
horses
disease
encomienda system
This was an important cultivated crop of the Mayas and the In…
Not until the 17th century the American Indians acquired thes…
When Europeans came to America they brought smallpox and meas…
King of Spain gave grants of land and natives (as slaves) to…
corn
This was an important cultivated crop of the Mayas and the In…
horses
Not until the 17th century the American Indians acquired thes…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused in how our mental and beh…
The study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
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AP European History Chapter 1 - Mr. Tittl
Europe
The Mediterranean
Paleolithic Age
Neolithic Age
The landmass that stretches from the Iberian Peninsula to the…
The sea that separates Europe from Asia. Surrounded by Greece…
Old Stone Age; used stone to make spears, hammers, shelter,et…
New Stone Age; movement v. sedentary, development in agricult…
Europe
The landmass that stretches from the Iberian Peninsula to the…
The Mediterranean
The sea that separates Europe from Asia. Surrounded by Greece…
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Barron's AP Music Theory Chapter 1: Music Fundamentals
Sound
Pitch
Dynamics
Timbre
Variations in air pressure
The length of the sound wave
The height of the sound wave
The shape/form of the sound wave
Sound
Variations in air pressure
Pitch
The length of the sound wave
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AP Chemistry Chapter 1 - Matter & Measurement Zumdahl
Uncertain digit
Proper method to take measurement
Accuracy
Precision
A digit that music be estimated during a measurement
Record all certain digits and one uncertain digit
The agreement of a particular value with the true value
The degree of agreement among several measurements of the sam…
Uncertain digit
A digit that music be estimated during a measurement
Proper method to take measurement
Record all certain digits and one uncertain digit
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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.
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