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AP Stat Chapter 1
Individuals
Variable
Univariate data set
Bivariate data set
The objects described by a set of data. These may be people,…
Any characteristic whose value may change from one individual…
Observations on a single variable made on individuals in a sa…
Observations on two variables made on individuals in a sample…
Individuals
The objects described by a set of data. These may be people,…
Variable
Any characteristic whose value may change from one individual…
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AP Statistics Vocabulary Chapter 1 Exploring Data
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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AP Spanish Chapter 1
los envíos
la cifra
el promedio
decrecimiento
mail, shipments
graph, chart, or figure
average
a decrease
los envíos
mail, shipments
la cifra
graph, chart, or figure
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AP Human Geography - Malinowski Chapter 1 Key Terms
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Active space
A method of distance measurement using the straight-line mile…
Dictates where each place exists on a reference system.
Indicates ease of movement between places.
A functional region in which individual activities occur.
Absolute distance
A method of distance measurement using the straight-line mile…
Absolute location
Dictates where each place exists on a reference system.
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AP Psych: Chapter 1
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
a testable prediction, often implied by a theory
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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AP Stats Chapter 1
Spread
Range
Standard Deviation
Mode
How much the data varies around the center
Highest value - Lowest value
The average spread of the data around the mean
The most popular. Peak in any graph
Spread
How much the data varies around the center
Range
Highest value - Lowest value
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AP Government US Chapter 1
government
public goods
politics
political participation
d: the institutions and processes through which public polici…
d: goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone mu…
d: the process by which we select our governmental leaders an…
d: all the activities used by citizens to influence the selec…
government
d: the institutions and processes through which public polici…
public goods
d: goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone mu…
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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 Government - Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and clean water, that everyone must…
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AP Government Chapter 1 Vocab
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Goods such as highways and public parks, that everyone can sh…
The process from which we select our government leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to get involved in politi…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Public Goods
Goods such as highways and public parks, that everyone can sh…
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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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Chapter 1 AP Human Geography
Absolute location
Cartography
Connections
Contagious Diffusion
The exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
The science of making maps
Relationships among people and objects across the barrier of…
The rapid and widespread diffusion of a feature or trend thro…
Absolute location
The exact location of a point on Earth found using the latitu…
Cartography
The science of making maps
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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 Chemistry: Chapter 1
Matter
Atoms
Molecules
Gas
physical material of the universe, anything that has mass or…
small building blocks of matter
two or more atoms joined in a SPECIFIC shape
-no fixed volume... -no fixed shape... -molecules move fast... -molecu…
Matter
physical material of the universe, anything that has mass or…
Atoms
small building blocks of matter
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AP Statistics Vocabulary Chapter 1: Exploring Data
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…
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.…
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 Psychology Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The i-knew-it-all-along phenomenon.... EX: Tell group A one "psy…
Examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evide…
Explains through an integrated set of principles that organiz…
Testable prediction.... EX: "If a person has low self-esteem, th…
hindsight bias
The i-knew-it-all-along phenomenon.... EX: Tell group A one "psy…
critical thinking
Examines assumptions, discerns hidden values, evaluates evide…
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AP Psychology Chapter 1
behaviorism
humanistic psychology
Wilhelm Wundt
John Watson
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
opened the first psych lab in Germany, measuring reaction tim…
believed that psychology studies behavior exhibited
behaviorism
view that psychology (1) should be an objective science that…
humanistic psychology
historically significant perspective that emphasized the grow…
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AP Psych Chapter 1
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
An explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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AP Bio Chapter 1
Science
Data
Inductive Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
An approach to understanding the natural world
Recorded observations
A type of logic in which generalizations are based on a large…
A type of logic in which specific results are predicted from…
Science
An approach to understanding the natural world
Data
Recorded observations
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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 Chapter 1 Vocab
Government
Autocracy
Oligarchy
Democracy
the institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
a form of government in which a single individual rules
a form of government in which a small group of landowners, mi…
a system of rile that permits citizens to play a significant…
Government
the institutions and procedures through which a land and its…
Autocracy
a form of government in which a single individual rules
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AP GOPO Chapter 1
Government
Public Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institution and processes through which public policies a…
Goods, such as clean air and water, that everyone must share.
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institution and processes through which public policies a…
Public Goods
Goods, such as clean air and water, that everyone must share.
66 terms
AP Biology Chapter 1
Evolution
DNA
Biology
Emergent properties
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
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
the process of change that has transformed life on Earth
DNA
Deoxyribonucleic acid: a long linear polymer found in the nuc…
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Chapter 1 Vocabulary Stocking APES
Fracking
Environment
Environmental science
Ecosystem
Hydraulic fracturing,a method of oil and gas extraction that…
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
The field of study that looks at interactions among human sys…
A particular location on earth with interacting biotic and ab…
Fracking
Hydraulic fracturing,a method of oil and gas extraction that…
Environment
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
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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 on 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 Stats: Chapter 1
Data
Data Table
Context
Case
Systematically recorded information, whether numbers or label…
An arrangement of data in which each row represents a case an…
The context ideally tells Who was measured, What was measured…
A case is an individual about whom or which we have data
Data
Systematically recorded information, whether numbers or label…
Data Table
An arrangement of data in which each row represents a case an…
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AP Review Chapter 1
absolute location
cartography
circular pattern
cultural landscapes
Maps provide the exact location of a place on a mathematical…
the art and science of map-making
an arrangement of objects on the earth's surface that are cen…
the modification of the natural landscape by human activities
absolute location
Maps provide the exact location of a place on a mathematical…
cartography
the art and science of map-making
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AP Psych Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
Introspection
William James
Functionalism
- Set up the first psychological laboratory in an apartment n…
- Technique used by Wilhelm Wundt who asked subjects to accur…
- Published the Principles of Psychology, the science's first…
- Theory described by William James... - Examines how the mental…
Wilhelm Wundt
- Set up the first psychological laboratory in an apartment n…
Introspection
- Technique used by Wilhelm Wundt who asked subjects to accur…
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Chapter 1 AP Statistics
The 1.5 x IQR Rule for Outliers
Association
Back-to-back stemplot
Bar graph
Call an observation an outlier if it falls more than 1.5 x IQ…
Occurs between two variables if specific values of one variab…
Used to compare the distribution of a quantitative variable f…
Used to display the distribution of a categorical variable or…
The 1.5 x IQR Rule for Outliers
Call an observation an outlier if it falls more than 1.5 x IQ…
Association
Occurs between two variables if specific values of one variab…
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AP Chapter 1
Location
Human Environment Interactions
Region
Place
How the geographical position of people and things on Earth's…
Looking at the reciprocal relationship between humans and env…
Features tend to be concentrated in particular areas
Unique characteristics: sense of place; place connected to me…
Location
How the geographical position of people and things on Earth's…
Human Environment Interactions
Looking at the reciprocal relationship between humans and env…
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AP GOVERNMENT CHAPTER 1 STUDY SET
Social Contract Theory
John Locke
Thomas Hobbes
Montesquieu
An agreement among the people to give their consent to be gov…
This philosopher argued that all individuals were free and eq…
Influenced by the chaos of the English Civil War. ... In his mos…
Adopted from Hobbes's and Locke's concepts of the social cont…
Social Contract Theory
An agreement among the people to give their consent to be gov…
John Locke
This philosopher argued that all individuals were free and eq…
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AP PSYCH: Chapter 1
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
a testable prediction, often implied by a theory... -by enabling…
Hindsight Bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical Thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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AP Psych Chapter 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Humanistic Psychology
View that knowledge comes from experience & science should re…
Early school of psych that used introspection to explore basi…
School of psych that focused on how our mental and behavioral…
Perspective that emphasizes the growth potential of healthy p…
Empiricism
View that knowledge comes from experience & science should re…
Structuralism
Early school of psych that used introspection to explore basi…
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AP Theory Chapter 1
pitch
wavelength
waveheight
dynamic
how high or low a note sounds
distance between one note and the next
height of the wave
how loud or soft you play
pitch
how high or low a note sounds
wavelength
distance between one note and the next
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AP World Chapter 1
Paleolithic (old stone) age
homo sapiens sapiens
homo erectus
Mesolithic (middle stone) age
This age ended in 12,000 BCE, it is typified by using crude s…
the human species that emerges as most successful at the end…
Meaning 'upright man', these human like creatures lived about…
During which age was there a gradual shift from a food gather…
Paleolithic (old stone) age
This age ended in 12,000 BCE, it is typified by using crude s…
homo sapiens sapiens
the human species that emerges as most successful at the end…
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Warga APES Chapter 1
renewable natural resources
nonrenewable natural resource
agricultural revolution
ecological footprint
a resource that is replenished, or renewed over short periods…
a resource of which there is a finite supply such as mineral…
shift from hunting and gathering to growing crops and raising…
The amount of land and water required to provide the raw mate…
renewable natural resources
a resource that is replenished, or renewed over short periods…
nonrenewable natural resource
a resource of which there is a finite supply such as mineral…
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Cappel AP Bio Chapter 1
Evolution
Emergent Properties
Reductionism
Systems Biology
The process of change that has transformed life on Earth from…
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
The reduction of complex systems to simpler components that a…
Cutting edge research today
Evolution
The process of change that has transformed life on Earth from…
Emergent Properties
New properties that arise with each step upward in the hierar…
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AP Psychology Prologue/Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
Structuralism
Functionalism
Edward Bradford Titchener
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
school of psychology.how our mental and behavioral processes…
Edward Bradford Titchener aiemd to discover the structural el…
Wilhelm Wundt
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Structuralism
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
36 terms
APES Friedland Chapter 1
Environment
environmental science
system
ecosystem
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
The field of study that looks at interactions among human sys…
Any set of interacting components that infludence one another…
a partiular location on Earth distinguished by its mix of int…
Environment
The sum of all the conditions surrounding us that influence l…
environmental science
The field of study that looks at interactions among human sys…
AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 1
Introspection
Wilhelm Wundt
William James
Structuralism
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
The person to build the first laboratory
The person who published The Principles of Psychology (the fi…
The idea that the mind operates by combining subjective emoti…
Introspection
An informal reflection process and a more formalized experime…
Wilhelm Wundt
The person to build the first laboratory
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AP Lang: Language of Composition - Chapter 1
Audience
Concession
Connotation
Context
The listener, viewer, or reader of a text.
An acknowledgement 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.
Concession
An acknowledgement that an opposing argument may be true or r…
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AP Government Chapter 1: Introducing Government in America
Government
Politics
Political Participation
Single-issue Groups
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Groups with narrow interest, tend to dislike compromise, and…
Government
The institutions that make authoritative decisions for any gi…
Politics
The process by which we select our governmental leaders and w…
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APES (Miller) Chapter 1
biodiversity
biodegradable pollutants
developed countries
culture
Variety of different species, genetic variability among indiv…
Material that can be broken down into simpler substances by b…
Country that is highly industrialized and has a high per capi…
Whole of a society's knowledge, beliefs, technology, and prac…
biodiversity
Variety of different species, genetic variability among indiv…
biodegradable pollutants
Material that can be broken down into simpler substances by b…
31 terms
AP Psychology Chapter 1
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
an explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
a testable prediction
Hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
71 terms
AP Psychology Prologue and Chapter 1
Wilhelm Wundt
Structuralism
Functionalism
Edward Bradford Titchener
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
school of psychology.how our mental and behavioral processes…
Edward Bradford Titchener aiemd to discover the structural el…
Wilhelm Wundt
The first man of psychology. Started it in 1879 when conducte…
Structuralism
Early school of psychology that used introspection to explore…
21 terms
AP World History Chapter 1
Venus figurines
Trance dance
Teosinte
"Stateless societies"
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
modern day corns ancestor p.33-34
A society that is governed without any Kings, chiefs bureaucr…
Venus figurines
Name is given to Paleolithic figurines that depict the female…
Trance dance
The part time shamans (people believed to be skilled with the…
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 Physics Chapter 1
magnitude
direction
resultant vector
find 3d vector
size or extent (numerical value)... -can not be negative
alignment or orientation of any position with respect to any…
add the x and y components of the vectors
get x y and z (x pointing left)... -split square x and y into tr…
magnitude
size or extent (numerical value)... -can not be negative
direction
alignment or orientation of any position with respect to any…
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