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Ap Government Chapter 6
The science of population changes is:
The most valuable method for understan…
______ is th distribution of the popul…
The first census in the United States…
demography
census
public opinion
1790
The science of population changes is:
demography
The most valuable method for understan…
census
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Chapter 6 AP Statistics
Random Variable
Probability Distribution
Discrete Random Variable
Continuous Random Variable
takes numerical values determined by the outcome of a chance…
tells us what the possible values of X are and how probabilit…
has a fixed set of possible values with gaps between them
takes all values in some interval of numbers
Random Variable
takes numerical values determined by the outcome of a chance…
Probability Distribution
tells us what the possible values of X are and how probabilit…
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AP Government Chapter 6
Public Opinion
Demography
Census
Melting Pot
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
The science of population changes.
An actual enumeration of the population, which the Constituti…
A term often used to characterize the United States, with its…
Public Opinion
The distribution of the population's beliefs about politics a…
Demography
The science of population changes.
AP Biology- Chapter 6
Cell membrane
Cell wall
Capsule
Cytoplasm
forms the boundary of the cell; acts as a selective barrier a…
protective layer external to the cell membrane; consists of c…
a sticky layer that allows the bacteria to adhere to a surfac…
entire region between the nucleus and the cell membrane; orga…
Cell membrane
forms the boundary of the cell; acts as a selective barrier a…
Cell wall
protective layer external to the cell membrane; consists of c…
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AP History Chapter 6 Terms
Alexander Hamilton
Alien and Sedition Acts
Bill of Rights
Checks and Balances
1st Secretary of Treasury, leader of Federalist.
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
The first ten amendments to the Constitution. Things the gove…
A system in which each branch of government is able to check,…
Alexander Hamilton
1st Secretary of Treasury, leader of Federalist.
Alien and Sedition Acts
A series of laws that sought to restrict the activities of pe…
AP P chapter 6
Habituation
Mere exposure effect
Classical conditioning
Neutral stimulants
learning not to respond to repeated presentation of stimulus.…
learned preferences for stimuli to which we have been previou…
a process that you do to try to get a response when a curtin…
a sound or action that may be associated with a behavior ( ev…
Habituation
learning not to respond to repeated presentation of stimulus.…
Mere exposure effect
learned preferences for stimuli to which we have been previou…
AMSCO AP US History Chapter 6
James Madison
Alexander Hamilton
Framers of the Constitution
Gouverneur Morris
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
In the summer of 1787, 55 delegates met in Philadelphia to cr…
Leader who helped write the Constitution. (p. 105)
James Madison
He is one of the people who wrote the Constitution, and he is…
Alexander Hamilton
One of the authors of the Federalist Papers. He favored a str…
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AP Bio: Chapter 6
light microscope(LM)
Magnification
Resolution
electron microscope
visible light passes through specimen then through glass lenses
ratio of an objects image size
measure of clarity of the image
beam of electrons through specimen or onto its specimen
light microscope(LM)
visible light passes through specimen then through glass lenses
Magnification
ratio of an objects image size
AP psychology chapter 6
learning
habituation
mere exposure effect
behavioral learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation
this phenomenon causes one to prefer a stimulus as a conseque…
forms of learning, such as classical conditioning and operant…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation
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Chapter 6 ap
tendons
calcium and phosphorus
triglycerides
hemopoiesis
skeletal muscles attach to bones by..
bones store what minerals
what does yellow bone marrow store
blood cell production
tendons
skeletal muscles attach to bones by..
calcium and phosphorus
bones store what minerals
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AP psychology chapter 6
learning
habituation
mere exposure effect
behavioral learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation
this phenomenon causes one to prefer a stimulus as a conseque…
forms of learning, such as classical conditioning and operant…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation
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AP Biology Chapter 6
Metabolism
Metabolic pathway
Catabolic pathways
Anabolic pathways (biosynthetic pathwa…
- The totality of an organism's chemical reactions. ... - Manage…
- In this pathway, a specific molecule is altered in a series…
- Metabolic pathways that release energy by breaking down com…
- Metabolic pathways that consume energy to build complicated…
Metabolism
- The totality of an organism's chemical reactions. ... - Manage…
Metabolic pathway
- In this pathway, a specific molecule is altered in a series…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
resolving power
electron microscope
Scanning electron microscope (SEM)
Transmission EM
measure of a clarity of an image... -minimum distance at which t…
focuses a beam of electrons through the specimen and onto it'…
provides a 3D image of speciement
profiles thin section of a speciemen
resolving power
measure of a clarity of an image... -minimum distance at which t…
electron microscope
focuses a beam of electrons through the specimen and onto it'…
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AP Psychology; Chapter 6
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-Up Processing
Top-Down Processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
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AP Biology Chapter 6
taxonomy
taxonomists
kingdom plantae
kingdom fungi
looks for general laws for the arrangement of organisms (pg.…
those who specialize in taxonomy (pg. 100)
kingdom of plants (pg. 100)
kingdom of fungi (pg. 100)
taxonomy
looks for general laws for the arrangement of organisms (pg.…
taxonomists
those who specialize in taxonomy (pg. 100)
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AP Macroeconomics Chapter 6
National Income Accounting
Gross Domestic Product
Intermediate Goods
Final Goods
techniques used to measure the overall production of the econ…
total market value of all final goods and services produced i…
goods and services that are purchased for resale or for furth…
goods and services that have been purchased for final use and…
National Income Accounting
techniques used to measure the overall production of the econ…
Gross Domestic Product
total market value of all final goods and services produced i…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
Neurons
Target cells
Signal transduction
Paracrine regulation
transpit information electrically and chemically
cells that respond to signal
process by which a cell coverts extracellular signal into int…
Signal by direct contact, signaling molecule that diffuses th…
Neurons
transpit information electrically and chemically
Target cells
cells that respond to signal
AP Lang Chapter 6
Disingenuous (adj)
Anomaly (n)
Discrete (adj)
Palpable (adj)
withholding information, not sincere
irregularity, deviation
separate; distinct
touchable; obvious
Disingenuous (adj)
withholding information, not sincere
Anomaly (n)
irregularity, deviation
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AP Psychology: Chapter 6 Sensation and Perception Nolinscience
Absolute threshold
Accommodation
Selective Attention
Parallel Processing
In neuroscience and psychophysics, an absolute threshold is d…
involves altering one's existing schemas, or ideas, as a resu…
the process by which a person can selectively pick out one me…
The ability for the brain to process many things at once.
Absolute threshold
In neuroscience and psychophysics, an absolute threshold is d…
Accommodation
involves altering one's existing schemas, or ideas, as a resu…
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AP Euro Chapter 6
Scientific Revolution
Ptolemaic systems
Galileo
Copernicus
A major change in European thought, starting in the mid-1500s…
the pre-Copernican explanation of the universe, with the eart…
(1564-1642) An Italian who provided more evidence for helioce…
1473-1543. Polish astronomer who was the first to formulate a…
Scientific Revolution
A major change in European thought, starting in the mid-1500s…
Ptolemaic systems
the pre-Copernican explanation of the universe, with the eart…
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AP Government Chapter 6
Civil Rights
Separate but equal doctrine
De Jure segregation
De Facto segregation
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
The doctrine established in Plessy v Ferguson that African Am…
Racial segregation that is required by law
Racial segregation that occurs in schools, not as a result of…
Civil Rights
The rights of people to be treated without unreasonable or un…
Separate but equal doctrine
The doctrine established in Plessy v Ferguson that African Am…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
Catabolic Pathways
Anabolic Pathways
Energy from catabolic pathways are use…
First Law of Thermodynamics
Releases energy to break down molecules (ex. cellular respira…
Consumes energy to build complex molecules (ex. synthesis of…
....to drive anabolic patways
Energy can be transferred and transformed but not created or…
Catabolic Pathways
Releases energy to break down molecules (ex. cellular respira…
Anabolic Pathways
Consumes energy to build complex molecules (ex. synthesis of…
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AP Chemistry Chapter 6
energy
law of conservation of energy
potential energy
kinetic energy
the capacity to do work or to cause heat flow
energy can be converted from one form to another but can be n…
energy due to position or composition
energy due to the motion of an object; 1/2 mv2
energy
the capacity to do work or to cause heat flow
law of conservation of energy
energy can be converted from one form to another but can be n…
APES Chapter 6
Population
Community
Population ecology
Population size (N)
the individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
all of the populations of organisms within a given area
the study of factors that cause populations to increase or de…
the total number of individuals within a defined area at a gi…
Population
the individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
Community
all of the populations of organisms within a given area
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APES Friedland Chapter 6
community
population ecology
population size
population density
a level of population complexity that incorporates all of the…
the study of factors that cause populations to increase of de…
(N) is the total number of individuals within a defined area…
the number of individuals per unit area at a given time
community
a level of population complexity that incorporates all of the…
population ecology
the study of factors that cause populations to increase of de…
Chapter 6 vocab AP
Axum
Bantu expansion
Batwa
Cahokia
Second-wave-era kingdom of East Africa, in present-day Eritre…
Gradual migration of Bantu-speaking peoples from their homela…
Forest-dwelling people of Central Africa who adopted some of…
The dominant center of an important Mississippi valley mound-…
Axum
Second-wave-era kingdom of East Africa, in present-day Eritre…
Bantu expansion
Gradual migration of Bantu-speaking peoples from their homela…
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AP PSYCHOLOGY CHAPTER 6
Learning
Habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a long lasting change in an organism's behavior due to experi…
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation. As infan…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
Learning
a long lasting change in an organism's behavior due to experi…
Habituation
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation. As infan…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
Quality of image
Different types of electron Microscopes
Cell fractionation
Eukaryotes
depends on:... Magnification... Resolution... Contrast
Scanning electron microscopes... Transmission electron microscopes
takes a cell apart and separates the major organelles from on…
-"animal cells"... have organelles
Quality of image
depends on:... Magnification... Resolution... Contrast
Different types of electron Microscopes
Scanning electron microscopes... Transmission electron microscopes
Chapter 6 AP BIology
Microscopes
Electron Microscopes (2 kinds)
Cell Fractionation
4 things that prokaryotic and eukaryot…
lenses bend light to the image is magnified... Magnification (ra…
Scanning electron microscope- focus beam of electrons onto su…
Takes cells apart and seperated major organelles from eachother
plasma membrane, semifluid substnace called cytosol, chromoso…
Microscopes
lenses bend light to the image is magnified... Magnification (ra…
Electron Microscopes (2 kinds)
Scanning electron microscope- focus beam of electrons onto su…
AP chapter 6 vocab
language
standard language
Slavic Languages
Lingua Franca
a set of sounds, combination of sounds, used for communication
the variant of a language that a country's political and inte…
Languages (Russian,Polish,Czech,Slovak,Ukraine,Slovenian, Ser…
A term deriving from "Frankish Language" and applying to a to…
language
a set of sounds, combination of sounds, used for communication
standard language
the variant of a language that a country's political and inte…
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AP World History Strayer Chapter 6 Ericson
Meroe
Axum
Niger valley civilization
Maya civilization
Capital of a flourishing kingdom in southern Nubia from the 3…
An African empire located in what is now Eritrea & Ethiopia c…
This civilization formed as people flooded from the Sahara in…
A well-known Mesoamerican civilization which led to the conce…
Meroe
Capital of a flourishing kingdom in southern Nubia from the 3…
Axum
An African empire located in what is now Eritrea & Ethiopia c…
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AP Biology Chapter 6/7
magnification
resolution
organelles
cytology
ratio of image size to actual size
measure of clarity of image
membrane enclosed structures in eukaryotic cells
study of cell structure
magnification
ratio of image size to actual size
resolution
measure of clarity of image
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AP Biology Chapter 6
Metabolism
Catabolic Pathways
Anabolic Pathways
pathways can be coupled
all of an organism's chemical reactions... - an emergent propert…
- release energy... - break down molecules into smaller molecule…
- consumes energy... - builds up bigger molecules from smaller o…
- cell can use energy released from a catabolic pathway to dr…
Metabolism
all of an organism's chemical reactions... - an emergent propert…
Catabolic Pathways
- release energy... - break down molecules into smaller molecule…
AP BIO - Chapter 6
Plasma Membrane
Cell Wall
Plants Cell Wall
Primary Cell Wall
Description: Double membrane... Location: Outer rim of cell... Fu…
Description: Nonliving jacket that surrounds dome cells... Loca…
All plants have a Primary Cell Wall. Some will develop a Seco…
Thin and flexible. Cellulose fibers placed at right angles to…
Plasma Membrane
Description: Double membrane... Location: Outer rim of cell... Fu…
Cell Wall
Description: Nonliving jacket that surrounds dome cells... Loca…
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APES Chapter 6 Vocab
Keystone Species
Predator-mediated competition
Ecosystem Engineers
Metapopulation
A species that plays a more important role in its community t…
A predator reduces abundance of a superior competitor, which…
Keystone species that create habitats for other species.
Populations in different areas that are connected by in betwe…
Keystone Species
A species that plays a more important role in its community t…
Predator-mediated competition
A predator reduces abundance of a superior competitor, which…
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AP Psych Chapter 6
selective attention
inattentional blindness
visual capture
gestalt
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus,…
failing to see visible objects when our attention is directed…
the tendency for vision to dominate the other senses
an organized whole. Gestalt psychologists emphasized our tend…
selective attention
the focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus,…
inattentional blindness
failing to see visible objects when our attention is directed…
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AP Psychology Chapter 6 Vocabulary
Learning
Habituation
Mere Exposure Effect
Behavior Learning
A lasting change in behavior or mental processes that results…
Learning not to respond to the repeated presentation of a sti…
A learned preference for stimuli to which we have been previo…
Forms of learning, such as classical conditioning and operant…
Learning
A lasting change in behavior or mental processes that results…
Habituation
Learning not to respond to the repeated presentation of a sti…
52 terms
APES chapter 6
Primary Succession
Secondary Succession
Island Biogeography
Lichens and mosses
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces without a soil base
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces with a soil base
States that an island's species richness is most influenced b…
First to appear in primary succession
Primary Succession
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces without a soil base
Secondary Succession
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces with a soil base
AP Biology - Chapter 6
light microscope (LM)
organelles
electron microscope (EM)
scanning electron microscope (SEM)
-visible light is passed through the specimen and then throug…
the membrane-enclosed structures within eukaryotic cells
-focuses a beam of electrons through the specimen or onto its…
-useful for detailed study of the topography of a specimen... -e…
light microscope (LM)
-visible light is passed through the specimen and then throug…
organelles
the membrane-enclosed structures within eukaryotic cells
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AP Psych Chapter 6
acquisition
associative learning
behaviorism
biofeedback
in classical conditioning, the intitial stage, when one links…
learning that certain events occur together - in classical co…
the view that psychology should be an objective science that…
a system for electronically recording, amplifying, and relayi…
acquisition
in classical conditioning, the intitial stage, when one links…
associative learning
learning that certain events occur together - in classical co…
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APES Chapter 6
Population
Community
Population ecology
Population size (N)
The individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
All of the populations of organisms within a given area.
The study of factors that cause populations to increase or de…
The total number of individuals within a defined area at a gi…
Population
The individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
Community
All of the populations of organisms within a given area.
APES- Chapter 6
population
exponential growth
biotic potential
how to find approximate doubling time
the members of a single species living in a specific area at…
the unrestricted increase in populations ... dN= change in numb…
the potential of a population to grow if nothing is limiting…
70/annual growth
population
the members of a single species living in a specific area at…
exponential growth
the unrestricted increase in populations ... dN= change in numb…
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APES Chapter 6 Vocab
thermodynamic equilibrium
prokaryote(s)
eukaryote(s)
organelle
It is observed that some property of an object (like the pres…
a microscopic single-celled organism that has neither a disti…
any organism having as its fundamental structural unit a cell…
specialized cell parts that function like the organs of multi…
thermodynamic equilibrium
It is observed that some property of an object (like the pres…
prokaryote(s)
a microscopic single-celled organism that has neither a disti…
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AP Psych Chapter 6 Jon
Learning
Habituation
Mere Exposure Effect
Behavior Learning
A lasting change in behavior or mental processes that results…
Learning not to respond to the repeated presentation of a sti…
A learned preference for stimuli to which we have been previo…
Forms of learning, such as classical conditioning and operant…
Learning
A lasting change in behavior or mental processes that results…
Habituation
Learning not to respond to the repeated presentation of a sti…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
Cell Fractionization
Electrophoresis
Chromotography
Prokaryotic
distributes cell membrane ... separates parts by centifugation…
separates mixes of chemicals by their movement in a chemical…
technique for separating mixes of chemicals... separates chemica…
NO nucleus and other membrane bond structures
Cell Fractionization
distributes cell membrane ... separates parts by centifugation…
Electrophoresis
separates mixes of chemicals by their movement in a chemical…
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APES Friedland Chapter 6
community
population ecology
population size
population density
a level of population complexity that incorporates all of the…
the study of factors that cause populations to increase of de…
(N) is the total number of individuals within a defined area…
the number of individuals per unit area at a given time
community
a level of population complexity that incorporates all of the…
population ecology
the study of factors that cause populations to increase of de…
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AP Bio Chapter 6
Organelles
Light Microscope
Electron Microscope
Scanning Electron Microscope
Membrane enclosed compartments too small to be seen by light…
Visible light through the specimen and glass lenses.
Beam of electrons through the specimen or onto the surface.
Detailed study of surface of specimen. Electron beams scan th…
Organelles
Membrane enclosed compartments too small to be seen by light…
Light Microscope
Visible light through the specimen and glass lenses.
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APES chapter 6 vocab
Abyssal zone
Barrier beaches
barrier islands
Bathyal zone
it is the lowest zone of the ocean, and is very dark, cold an…
they are off shore from a coastline. Living on these islands…
Coast line of barrier island is smaller than the coastline of…
in between abyssal zone and euphotic zone.Does not contain ph…
Abyssal zone
it is the lowest zone of the ocean, and is very dark, cold an…
Barrier beaches
they are off shore from a coastline. Living on these islands…
APES chapter 6
Primary Succession
Secondary Succession
Island Biogeography
Lichens and mosses
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces without a soil base
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces with a soil base
States that an island's species richness is most influenced b…
First to appear in primary succession
Primary Succession
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces without a soil base
Secondary Succession
Occurs on newly-exposed surfaces with a soil base
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APES- Chapter 6
Population Change
Total Fertility Rate
Life Expectancy
Infant Mortality Rate
# of people entering a population - # of people leaving the p…
The average number of children born to women in a population…
The average number of years a person born in the year of esti…
The number of babies out of every 1,000 born who die before t…
Population Change
# of people entering a population - # of people leaving the p…
Total Fertility Rate
The average number of children born to women in a population…
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