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APES Chapter 12
Different Energy sources are measured…
1 BTU =
Everyday, the Average American uses ab…
The U.S. Uses about 1 quad of energy e…
Gallons of Gasoline; Cords of Wood; Cubic Feet of Natural Gas
amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 lb. of…
890,000 BTU's
3.7 days (1 Quad = 1,000,000,000,000,000)
Different Energy sources are measured…
Gallons of Gasoline; Cords of Wood; Cubic Feet of Natural Gas
1 BTU =
amount of energy needed to raise the temperature of 1 lb. of…
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APES- Chapter 12
nuclear fuel
commercial energy source
subsistence energy source
energy cariier
fuel derived from radioactive materials that give off energy.
an energy source that is bought or sold.
an energy source gathered by individuals for their own immedi…
Something that can move and deliver energy in a convenient, u…
nuclear fuel
fuel derived from radioactive materials that give off energy.
commercial energy source
an energy source that is bought or sold.
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APES Chapter 12 Miller
Food security
Food insecurity
Poverty
Political upheaval, corruption, war an…
Every person in a given area has daily access to enough nutri…
Living with chronic hunger and poor nutrition, which threaten…
The root cause of food insecurity is...
Obstacles to food security
Food security
Every person in a given area has daily access to enough nutri…
Food insecurity
Living with chronic hunger and poor nutrition, which threaten…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
Panic of 1857
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
Financial crash which sharply lowered Midwest farmers prices…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
Elias Howe
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
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AP Biology (Campbell) Chapter 12
anaphase
anchorage dependence
aster
benign tumor
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
a radial array of short microtubules that extends from each c…
a mass of abnormal cells that remains at the site of origin
anaphase
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
anchorage dependence
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
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AP Biology Chapter 12 Terms
GENETIC MATERIAL MUST BE
DNA
STRUCTURE OF DNA
CHARGAFF'S RULES
1.)ABLE TO STORE INFORMATION THAT PERTAINS TO THE DEVELOPMENT…
IS THE TRANSFORMING SUBSTANCE AND THE GENETIC MATERIAL
CONTAINS FOUR DIFFERENT TYPES OF NUCLEOTIDES:TWO WITH PURINE…
THE PERCENTAGE OF A ALWAYS EQUALS THE PERCENTAGE OF T,THE PER…
GENETIC MATERIAL MUST BE
1.)ABLE TO STORE INFORMATION THAT PERTAINS TO THE DEVELOPMENT…
DNA
IS THE TRANSFORMING SUBSTANCE AND THE GENETIC MATERIAL
AP Psych Chapter 12
Developmental Psychology
Nature-Nurture Issue
Identical Twins
Cross-Sectional Research
The branch of psychology that studies the patterns of growth…
The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity inf…
Twins who are genetically identical.
A research method that compares people of different ages at t…
Developmental Psychology
The branch of psychology that studies the patterns of growth…
Nature-Nurture Issue
The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity inf…
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AP Biology Chapter 12 & 13
heredity
variation
genetics
genes
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Differences in the frequency of genes and traits among indivi…
The scientific study of heredity
DNA segments that serve as the key functional units in heredi…
heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
variation
Differences in the frequency of genes and traits among indivi…
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AP Biology Chapter 12
What is the chromosomal basis of inher…
What is the meaning of the term "wild…
Why was Morgan's choice of fruit fly s…
How did Morgan associate traits with t…
The chromosomal basis of inheritance is the idea that genes a…
Wild type is the genotype that is most commonly observed in t…
Fruit flies were a good choice for Morgan's experiments becau…
The trait of white eyes only appeared in males, so Morgan was…
What is the chromosomal basis of inher…
The chromosomal basis of inheritance is the idea that genes a…
What is the meaning of the term "wild…
Wild type is the genotype that is most commonly observed in t…
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AP Biology (Campbell) Chapter 12
anaphase
anchorage dependence
aster
benign tumor
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
a radial array of short microtubules that extends from each c…
a mass of abnormal cells that remains at the site of origin
anaphase
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
anchorage dependence
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
23 terms
AP Bio Chapter 12
GENETIC MATERIAL MUST BE
DNA
STRUCTURE OF DNA
CHARGAFF'S RULES
1.)ABLE TO STORE INFORMATION THAT PERTAINS TO THE DEVELOPMENT…
IS THE TRANSFORMING SUBSTANCE AND THE GENETIC MATERIAL
CONTAINS FOUR DIFFERENT TYPES OF NUCLEOTIDES:TWO WITH PURINE…
THE PERCENTAGE OF A ALWAYS EQUALS THE PERCENTAGE OF T,THE PER…
GENETIC MATERIAL MUST BE
1.)ABLE TO STORE INFORMATION THAT PERTAINS TO THE DEVELOPMENT…
DNA
IS THE TRANSFORMING SUBSTANCE AND THE GENETIC MATERIAL
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AP Statistics: Chapter 12
One proportion z-test conditions
One proportion givens
One proportion null hypothesis
One proportion alternative hypothesis
1. One SRS is given/assumed... 2. np̂ > 10... 3. nq^ > 10... 4. Popula…
p, p̂, x, n, SRS
p = ____
p (>/</≠) ____
One proportion z-test conditions
1. One SRS is given/assumed... 2. np̂ > 10... 3. nq^ > 10... 4. Popula…
One proportion givens
p, p̂, x, n, SRS
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AP Human Geography Chapter 12
basic industries
business services
central place
Central place theory
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
a market center for the exchange of services by people attrac…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
basic industries
Industries that sell their products or services primarily to…
business services
Services that primarily meet the needs of other businesses, i…
AP BIO CHAPTER 12
cell division
cell cycle
genome
chromosomes
the reproduction of cells
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed during di…
a cell's endowment of DNA or its genetic information
structures in which DNA molecules are packaged
cell division
the reproduction of cells
cell cycle
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed during di…
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AP Microeconomics Chapter 12
Price-Taking Producer
Price-Taking Consumer
Perfectly Competitive Market
Perfectly Competitive Industry
A producer whose actions have no effect on the market price o…
A consumer whose actions have no effect on the market price o…
A market in which all market participants are price-takers.
A market in which all producers are price-takers.
Price-Taking Producer
A producer whose actions have no effect on the market price o…
Price-Taking Consumer
A consumer whose actions have no effect on the market price o…
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AP History: Chapter 12 Terms
Amistad
Charles Grandison Finney
Edgar Allan Poe
Elizabeth Cady Stanton
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
"The Raven"; helped create the genres of detective fiction an…
A founder and leader of the American woman suffrage movement…
Amistad
Ship on which Spanish captured slaves seized command of the v…
Charles Grandison Finney
An evangelist preacher who emphasized the conversion experien…
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AP Biology Chapter 12
anaphase
anchorage dependence
aster
benign tumor
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
a radial array of short microtubules that extends from each c…
a mass of abnormal cells that remains at the site of origin
anaphase
fourth stage of mitosis, in which the chromatids of each chro…
anchorage dependence
the requirement that to divide, a cell must be attached to th…
27 terms
AP Psych Chapter 12
motivation
instinct
drive-reduction theory
homeostasis
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
the idea that a physiological need creates an aroused tension…
a tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
motivation
a need or desire that energizes and directs behavior
instinct
a complex behavior that is rigidly patterned throughout a spe…
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AP Psychology Chapter 12 Vocabulary
Psychopathology
Hallucinations
Delusions
Affect
Any pattern of emotions, behaviors, or thoughts inappropriate…
False sensory experiences, such as seeing something in the ab…
False beliefs about external reality without an appropriate s…
Appearance of observable emotions
Psychopathology
Any pattern of emotions, behaviors, or thoughts inappropriate…
Hallucinations
False sensory experiences, such as seeing something in the ab…
AP Biology Chapter 12 & 13
heredity
variation
genetics
genes
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
Differences in the frequency of genes and traits among indivi…
The scientific study of heredity
DNA segments that serve as the key functional units in heredi…
heredity
Passing of traits from parents to offspring
variation
Differences in the frequency of genes and traits among indivi…
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AP Biology - Chapter 12 DNA
Adenine
Anticodon
codon
Complementary base pairing
purine base found in DNA and RNA
group of three bases on a tRNA molecule that are complementar…
Three base sequence in messenger RNA
Hydrogen bonding between particular pyrimidines and purines.…
Adenine
purine base found in DNA and RNA
Anticodon
group of three bases on a tRNA molecule that are complementar…
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
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Biology in Focus (AP) Chapter 12
chromosome theory of inheritance
wild type
mutant phenotype
sex-linked gene
A basic principle in biology stating that genes are located a…
The phenotype most commonly observed in natural populations;…
A trait that is alternative to the wild type due to alleles a…
A gene located on either sex chromosome. Most are on the X ch…
chromosome theory of inheritance
A basic principle in biology stating that genes are located a…
wild type
The phenotype most commonly observed in natural populations;…
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APES Chapter 12 Vocabulary
forest
deforestation
primary forest
secondary forest
a large area covered chiefly with trees and undergrowth
the clearing of trees, transforming a forest into cleared land
forests of native tree species, where there are no clearly vi…
a forest or woodland area which has re-grown after a major di…
forest
a large area covered chiefly with trees and undergrowth
deforestation
the clearing of trees, transforming a forest into cleared land
AP Biology Chapter 12 Terms
Complete Dominance
Incomplete Dominance
Codominance
Multiple Alleles
Heterozygous phenotype (same as that of the homozygous domina…
Heterozygous phenotype between the two homozygous phenotypes
Both phenotypes expressed in heterozygotes (Ex. Bloodtype)
In the whole population, some genes have more than two alleles
Complete Dominance
Heterozygous phenotype (same as that of the homozygous domina…
Incomplete Dominance
Heterozygous phenotype between the two homozygous phenotypes
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AP Chapter 12 The Art of Byzantium
Constantine
Ottoman Turks
millennium
Theodosius
_______founded the 'New Rome" in the East in 384.
Constantine XI died at Constantinople in 1453 vainly defendin…
The Eastern-Christian Empire (Byzantium) remained a cultural…
____________proclaimed Christianity the only lawful religion…
Constantine
_______founded the 'New Rome" in the East in 384.
Ottoman Turks
Constantine XI died at Constantinople in 1453 vainly defendin…
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AP Statistics Chapter 12
Observational Study
Retrospective Study
Prospective Study
Experiment
A study based on data in which no manipulation of factors has…
An observational study in which subjects are selected and the…
An observational study in which subjects are followed to obse…
This includes the manipulation of factor levels to create tre…
Observational Study
A study based on data in which no manipulation of factors has…
Retrospective Study
An observational study in which subjects are selected and the…
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AP World // Chapter 12
Chan Buddhism
Pure Land Buddhism (MAHAYANA BUDDHISM)
Bureau of Censors
Empress Wu
Chan variant of buddhism, also known as Zen in Japan and the…
Branch of Mahayana Buddhism that won widespread conversions b…
Very powerful; their chief task was to keep track of official…
(690-750) ... The only woman to rule China in her own name, expa…
Chan Buddhism
Chan variant of buddhism, also known as Zen in Japan and the…
Pure Land Buddhism (MAHAYANA BUDDHISM)
Branch of Mahayana Buddhism that won widespread conversions b…
Chapter 12 AP Government
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
Limits the number of times a person can be elected president…
Addresses succession to the presidency and establishes proced…
Political equivalent of indictment in criminal law, prescribe…
1972; 5 people broke in to Democratic National Committee HQ a…
22nd Amendment
Limits the number of times a person can be elected president…
25th Amendment
Addresses succession to the presidency and establishes proced…
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AMSCO AP US History Chapter 12
manifest destiny
industrial technology
Elias Howe
Samuel F. B. Morse
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
The U.S. inventor of the sewing machine, which moved much of…
In 1844, he invented the electric telegraph which allowed com…
manifest destiny
The belief that the United States had a divine mission to ext…
industrial technology
After 1840, industrialization spread rapidly throughout most…
AP Environmental Science Chapter 12
Fossil Fuel
Nonrenewable energy resource
Nuclear fuel
Worldwide Annual Energy Consumption
A fuel derived from biological material that became fossilize…
An energy source with a finite supply, primarily the fossil f…
Fuel derived from radioactive materials that give off energy
Fossil Fuels- 82% (550 exajoules) (75 GJ per person per year)…
Fossil Fuel
A fuel derived from biological material that became fossilize…
Nonrenewable energy resource
An energy source with a finite supply, primarily the fossil f…
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AP Biology Chapter 12
chordates
notochord
vertebral column
urochordate
animals with some kind of cord in their backs (pg. 191)
back chord (pg. 192)
jointed backbone (pg. 192)
'chord tails' (pg. 193)
chordates
animals with some kind of cord in their backs (pg. 191)
notochord
back chord (pg. 192)
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AP Chapter 12 Congress
Reapportionment
Redistricting
Gerrymandering
Majority-minority district
Redistribution of seats in the House of Representatives to ea…
Redrawing of congressional district boundaries within each st…
The drawing of legislative district boundaries to benefit and…
A legislative district composed of a majority of a given mino…
Reapportionment
Redistribution of seats in the House of Representatives to ea…
Redistricting
Redrawing of congressional district boundaries within each st…
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APES Friedland Chapter 12
Nonrenewable
Fossil Fuels
Nuclear Fuels
Commercial Energy Sources
An energy source with a finite supply, primarily the fossil f…
A fuel derived from biological material that became fossilize…
Fuels derived from radioactive materials that give off energy.
An energy source that is bought and sold.
Nonrenewable
An energy source with a finite supply, primarily the fossil f…
Fossil Fuels
A fuel derived from biological material that became fossilize…
AP Biology Chapter 12
the process in reproduction and growth…
the ordering of genes in a haploid set…
a form of asexual reproduction in sing…
any of the cells of a plant or animal…
cell division
genome
binary fission
somatic cell
the process in reproduction and growth…
cell division
the ordering of genes in a haploid set…
genome
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AP US Government Chapter 12
adversarial press
background
blog
equal time rule
The tendency of the national media to be suspicious of offici…
A public official's statement to a reporter given on conditio…
A series, or log, of discussion items on a page of the World…
An FCC rule that if a broadcaster sells time to one candidate…
adversarial press
The tendency of the national media to be suspicious of offici…
background
A public official's statement to a reporter given on conditio…
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AP US History Chapter 12
coastal trade
inland system
Chattel principle
benevolent masters
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
A system of bondage in which a slave has the legal status of…
Slave owners who considered themselves committed to the welfa…
coastal trade
The domestic slave trade with routes along the Atlantic coast…
inland system
The slave trade system in the interior of the country that fe…
AP Government Chapter 12
Incumbents
Casework
Pork Barrel
Bicameral Legislature
Those already holding office. They usually win.
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
Federal projects, grants, and contracts available to state an…
A legislature divided into two houses.
Incumbents
Those already holding office. They usually win.
Casework
Activities of members of Congress that help constituents as i…
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APES (Miller) Chapter 12
animal manure
aquaculture
bioventing
compost
dung and urine of animals used as a form of organic fertilizer
growing and harvesting of fish and shellfish for human use in…
a process of stimulating the natural in situ biodegradation o…
partially decomposed organic plant and animal matter used as…
animal manure
dung and urine of animals used as a form of organic fertilizer
aquaculture
growing and harvesting of fish and shellfish for human use in…
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Chapter 12 AP Government
22nd Amendment
25th Amendment
Impeachment
Watergate
Limits the number of times a person can be elected president…
Addresses succession to the presidency and establishes proced…
Political equivalent of indictment in criminal law, prescribe…
1972; 5 people broke in to Democratic National Committee HQ a…
22nd Amendment
Limits the number of times a person can be elected president…
25th Amendment
Addresses succession to the presidency and establishes proced…
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 12/13 (Energy)
Chapter 12
Nonrenewable
Fossil fuels
Nuclear Fuels
...
Once they're gone, there's no more
Derived from biological material that became fossilized milli…
Derived from radioactive materials that give off energy
Chapter 12
...
Nonrenewable
Once they're gone, there's no more
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AP Environmental Science Chapter 12
food security
food insecurity
chronic undernutrition, or hunger
aquaculture
Every person in a given area has daily access to enough nutri…
Living with chronic hunger and poor nutrition, which threaten…
Conditions suffered by people who cannot grow or buy enough f…
The raising of plants or animals, such as fish or shellfish,…
food security
Every person in a given area has daily access to enough nutri…
food insecurity
Living with chronic hunger and poor nutrition, which threaten…
AP Biology Chapter 12
cell division
cell cycle
genome
chromosomes
reproduction of cells
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed from a di…
the genetic material of an organism, complete complement of a…
a cellular structure containing genetic material, consists of…
cell division
reproduction of cells
cell cycle
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed from a di…
AP Chapter 12 Vocab
Industrial Revolution
Globalization
Fordist
Vertical integration
Social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce and manu…
The expansion of economic, political and cultural processes t…
A highly organized and specialized system for organizing indu…
Ownership by the same firm of a number of companies that exis…
Industrial Revolution
Social and economic changes in agriculture, commerce and manu…
Globalization
The expansion of economic, political and cultural processes t…
AP Psych Chapter 12
Developmental Psychologist
Nature vs Nurture
Cross-Sectional Research
Longitudinal Research
- Studies how our behaviors and thoughts change over our enti…
- The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity i…
- Developmental research that uses participants of different…
- Developmental research that takes place over a long period…
Developmental Psychologist
- Studies how our behaviors and thoughts change over our enti…
Nature vs Nurture
- The issue of the degree to which environment and heredity i…
AP Biology Chapter 12
cell division
cell cycle
genome
chromosomes
reproduction of cells
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed from a di…
the genetic material of an organism, complete complement of a…
a cellular structure containing genetic material, consists of…
cell division
reproduction of cells
cell cycle
the life of a cell from the time it is first formed from a di…
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AP Euro chapter 12
Renaissance
Jacob Burckhardt
Leon Battista Alberti
Hanseatic League
"rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that centere…
-wrote the Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
Florentine architect "men can do all things well" new social…
An economic and defensive alliance of the free towns in north…
Renaissance
"rebirth"; following the Middle Ages, a movement that centere…
Jacob Burckhardt
-wrote the Civilization of the Renaissance in Italy
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AP EURO Chapter 12
Rebirth
Renaissance
Humanism
Early, High, late, Northern Renaissance
Renaissance means...
Age of Recovery following the Black Plague... People began to en…
This glorified man's capabilities
4 Stages of the renaissance in order
Rebirth
Renaissance means...
Renaissance
Age of Recovery following the Black Plague... People began to en…
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AP Psych Chapter 12
antisocial personality disorder
anxiety disorders
attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder
bipolar disorder
a personality disorder in which the person (usually a man) ex…
psychological disorders characterized by distressing, persist…
a psychological disorder marked by the appearance by age 7 of…
a mood disorder in which the person alternates between the ho…
antisocial personality disorder
a personality disorder in which the person (usually a man) ex…
anxiety disorders
psychological disorders characterized by distressing, persist…
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AP Gov. Chapter 12
Bicameral Legislature
Bill
Casework
Caucus
A legislature which is divided into two chambers.
A proposed law, drafted in precise, legal language.
Helping constituents as individuals cut through bureaucratic…
A grouping of members of Congress sharing some interest or ch…
Bicameral Legislature
A legislature which is divided into two chambers.
Bill
A proposed law, drafted in precise, legal language.
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