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AP Lang Vocab 8
vernacular
ambiguous
levity
surreptitious
Nonstandard or nonacademic language
has two or more meanings, uncertain
Lightness or lack of seriousness
Done secretly
vernacular
Nonstandard or nonacademic language
ambiguous
has two or more meanings, uncertain
107 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP World Midterm Review
Paleolithic
Animism
Egalitarian
Migration
Stone Age, beginnings of Out of Africa
Earliest religion, everything in nature (i.e rocks, sun) has…
All people in a group are equal
Out of Africa, used coastal/landward routes
Paleolithic
Stone Age, beginnings of Out of Africa
Animism
Earliest religion, everything in nature (i.e rocks, sun) has…
121 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Chem Midterm
Sig Fig Rules
Dalton's Atomic Theory
JJ Thomson
Ernest Rutherford
1. zeros between nonzero are significant... 2. zeros at the begi…
each element has specific atoms
worked with cathode rays, discovered the electron, had plum p…
had the gold foil experiment, discovered protons
Sig Fig Rules
1. zeros between nonzero are significant... 2. zeros at the begi…
Dalton's Atomic Theory
each element has specific atoms
44 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP World History 9H~ Shang Zhou Qin Han
Shang Dynasty Ruling Period
Was the Shang Dynasty's problems inter…
Shang Dynasty develops... (List 2 most…
Shang's building material and its impo…
1750 BCE- 1122 BCE
Internal, due to isolation with natural barriers
1. Develops a complex written language... 2. Irrigation systems…
Wood: shows that the Shang was very conscious around their su…
Shang Dynasty Ruling Period
1750 BCE- 1122 BCE
Was the Shang Dynasty's problems inter…
Internal, due to isolation with natural barriers
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SAT 25
Prolific
Propensity
Provincial
Prudent
Producing many offspring; producing much; abundant
A natural leaning or tendency; bent
Having the ways and speech of a certain province; of or like…
Careful or cautious in a sensible way; wise; frugal
Prolific
Producing many offspring; producing much; abundant
Propensity
A natural leaning or tendency; bent
32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Fiction Vocab Unit
Authors Purpose
Allusion
Plot
Exposition
Students read a text and determine wheather it was written to…
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
Devise the sequence of events in (a play, novel, movie, or si…
A comprehensive description and explanation of an idea, theor…
Authors Purpose
Students read a text and determine wheather it was written to…
Allusion
An expression designed to call something to mind without ment…
31 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP English midterm review literary terms
Blank verse
Iambic pentameter
Rhymed couplet
Rhyme scheme
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
two line of the same length that rhyme and complete one thought
the ordered pattern of rhymes at the ends of the lines of a p…
Blank verse
verse without rhyme, especially that which uses iambic pentam…
Iambic pentameter
a line of verse with five metrical feet, each consisting of o…
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Ch. 1-5 Terms (Barnet)
institutional theory
earthworks
evaluation
analysis
the idea that something is art if artists and the public say…
(earth art, land art, green art) large sculptural forms made…
judgment
systematic separation of the whole into parts
institutional theory
the idea that something is art if artists and the public say…
earthworks
(earth art, land art, green art) large sculptural forms made…
16 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Introduction to Composition - Study Guide
Rhetoric
Language
Rhetor
Where does the word "write" come from?
The purposeful use of language. - The ability, in each case,…
Words and visual signs.
- Someone who participates in rhetorics; the speaker.... - Rhet…
The word write comes from the German word, votan, which means…
Rhetoric
The purposeful use of language. - The ability, in each case,…
Language
Words and visual signs.
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AP English Vocab Lesson 1 and 2
vernacular
rhetorical
provocative (provoke)
accentuate
the native language or dialect of a country or region, everyd…
the effective use of words designed to be impressive, showy,…
stimulating, pushing or tending toward action, thought, or st…
to emphasize, to heighten the effect of, to pronounce or mark…
vernacular
the native language or dialect of a country or region, everyd…
rhetorical
the effective use of words designed to be impressive, showy,…
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Chapter 23 Study Guide Renaissance Music
what are the dates for the Renaissance…
there are 4 main types of vocal music…
what are the 2 similarities and 2 main…
what is a chanson?
1400-1600
madrigal, motet, chanson, mass
similarities: polyphonic & acapellla ... differences: language &…
act lyric driven French song, usually polyphonic & secular in…
what are the dates for the Renaissance…
1400-1600
there are 4 main types of vocal music…
madrigal, motet, chanson, mass
54 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Lit and Comp Vocab
Style
Tone
Mood
Language
The distinctive way in which a work of literature is written
The author's implied attitude as conveyed by his/her writing…
The emotional reaction created in the reader
The style and nature of the words and sentences chosen by the…
Style
The distinctive way in which a work of literature is written
Tone
The author's implied attitude as conveyed by his/her writing…
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T3C3 La Literatura Y La Vida
encogerse
el denominador común
el patrimonio
lo entramado
achicarse, reducirse
una característica que comparten personas diferentes
la herencia
la estructura, entrecruzamiento
encogerse
achicarse, reducirse
el denominador común
una característica que comparten personas diferentes
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Lit. Mid Term Vocabulary
Imagery
Kenning
Syntax
Alliteration
The sensory details or figurative language used to describe,…
...
The way an author chooses to join words into phrases, clauses…
The repetition of sounds, especially initial consonant sounds…
Imagery
The sensory details or figurative language used to describe,…
Kenning
...
27 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Psych Vocab Chapter 10
Cognition
Concepts
Prototypes
Algorithm
...
...
...
...
Cognition
...
Concepts
...
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African nations
Mali
Swahili states
Songhay
Ghana
Timbukty was tge center for trade and learning
Cities grow wealthy from Indian Ocean trade
Defeated by Muslim army from Morocco with guns
First great west African empire
Mali
Timbukty was tge center for trade and learning
Swahili states
Cities grow wealthy from Indian Ocean trade
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Web design vocab 3
Figcaption element
Figure element
Global attribute
Nesting
Adds a caption to an image on a Web page
Specifies the type of figure you are adding such as an image,…
You can use with any html5 element examples include id and cl…
To place one element inside another
Figcaption element
Adds a caption to an image on a Web page
Figure element
Specifies the type of figure you are adding such as an image,…
23 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Language - Logical Fallacies and Literary Devices
Tone
Ethos
Logos
Pathos
The attitude a speaker expresses towards their subject matter…
The character of a person and/or an appeal to one's morals.
An appeal to logic or reason.
An appeal to one's emotions.
Tone
The attitude a speaker expresses towards their subject matter…
Ethos
The character of a person and/or an appeal to one's morals.
32 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Apes chapter 5
Ecosystem diversity
Recombination
Sympatric diversity
Species diversity
Variety of ecosystems within a given region
Genetic process by which one chromosome breaks off and attach…
The evolution of one species into two without geographic isol…
Variety of species within a given ecosystem
Ecosystem diversity
Variety of ecosystems within a given region
Recombination
Genetic process by which one chromosome breaks off and attach…
20 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Unidad 4: Los fenómenos naturales
agónico
brotar
colérico
cotidiano
En trance de morir; moribundo.
Salir.
Airado; enojado; de mal humor.
Diario; de todos los días.
agónico
En trance de morir; moribundo.
brotar
Salir.
55 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Language and Comp. Literary Terms
Analogy
Argument
Aristotelian appeals
Audience
Explaining something complex by comparing it to something mor…
The combination of reasons, evidence, etc that an author uses…
Three different methods of appealing to an audience to convin…
Who the author is directing his or her message towards
Analogy
Explaining something complex by comparing it to something mor…
Argument
The combination of reasons, evidence, etc that an author uses…
84 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Lang Final Semester 1
canon
Invention
arrangement
style
principle
process of systematically discovering arguments about a given…
organization! process of arranging parts of a discourse in or…
word choice (Diction), sentence and paragraph length and arra…
canon
principle
Invention
process of systematically discovering arguments about a given…
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Lang vocab SAT 1-15
Adulation
Adversity
Aesthetic
Amicable
excessive admiration or flattery
a state of serious or continued difficulty or misfortune
pleasing in appearance
characterized by friendly goodwill
Adulation
excessive admiration or flattery
Adversity
a state of serious or continued difficulty or misfortune
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AP Lang Vocab List - Fallacies
Fallacy
Ad Hominem
Bandwagon Appeal
Begging the Question
a defect that weakens your argument; hasty generalizations, w…
an argument used to counter another argument but based on emo…
arguments that appeal to the growing popularity of an idea as…
a fallacy in which the conclusion is assumed in one of the pr…
Fallacy
a defect that weakens your argument; hasty generalizations, w…
Ad Hominem
an argument used to counter another argument but based on emo…
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 9 Vocab
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category. Matching new it…
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing, reme…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
13 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Before History - The Evolution of Homo Sapiens
When did Australopithecus appear in ea…
How did Australopithecus walk?
What tools did Australopithecus use?
When did homo erectus appear in east A…
4 million to 1 million years ago
Upright on 2 legs with well developed hands
Stone
2.5 million to 200 thousand years ago
When did Australopithecus appear in ea…
4 million to 1 million years ago
How did Australopithecus walk?
Upright on 2 legs with well developed hands
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ap lang vocab 1
acerbic
ambivalent
apathetic
bombastic
criticizing someone or something in a clever but cruel way
not sure whether you want or like something or not
not interested in something and not willing to make any effor…
language contains long words that sound important but have no…
acerbic
criticizing someone or something in a clever but cruel way
ambivalent
not sure whether you want or like something or not
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Ap Lang final
Tone
Fallacy
Bias
Red herring
Attitude that a literary speaker expresses toward their subje…
Faulty reasoning
Prejudice in favor or against one thing, person, or group com…
Something unimportant that is used to stop people from notici…
Tone
Attitude that a literary speaker expresses toward their subje…
Fallacy
Faulty reasoning
54 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP English Exam Study Guide
Exposition
Rising Action
Climax
Falling Action
The background information that is needed to understand the s…
Is a series of events and actions that move the story to a cl…
The turning point in a story
The conflict unravels with the main character eith winning or…
Exposition
The background information that is needed to understand the s…
Rising Action
Is a series of events and actions that move the story to a cl…
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Vocab List 5
affront
blase
cajole
choleric
to do or say something that shows a lack of respect
indifferent because of frequent exposure
to persuade by flattery or promises
extremely irritable or easily angered
affront
to do or say something that shows a lack of respect
blase
indifferent because of frequent exposure
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Unit 4 Political Organization of Space
State
nation-state
sovereignty
microstates
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
A state who's territory corresponds to that occupied by a par…
Ability of a state to govern its territory free from control…
state or territory that is small in both population and area
State
A politically organized territory that is administered by a s…
nation-state
A state who's territory corresponds to that occupied by a par…
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Scientific Method
Data
Inductive Reasoning
Deductive Reasoning
Qualitative Data
Recorded observations
Using strong supporting evidence to come to a conclusion. Spe…
Finding evidence to support conclusion. General to specific.
Data using observations and language
Data
Recorded observations
Inductive Reasoning
Using strong supporting evidence to come to a conclusion. Spe…
24 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Physical Anthro: The Field of Anthropology (1/20)
Bioarchaeology
Forensic Anthropology
Primatology
Famous Primatologist
subset of biological anthro; the study of human remains in an…
subset of biological anthro; study of human remains in a lega…
subset of biological anthro: study of living, non-human prima…
Jane Goodall
Bioarchaeology
subset of biological anthro; the study of human remains in an…
Forensic Anthropology
subset of biological anthro; study of human remains in a lega…
80 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP English Glossary of Rhetorical Terms (ALL TESTS)
allegory
alliteration
allusion
ambiguity
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
the repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in tw…
a direct or indirect reference to something which is presumab…
the multiple meanings, either intentional of unintentional, o…
allegory
the device of using character and/or story elements symbolica…
alliteration
the repetition of sounds, especially initial consonants in tw…
6 terms
created on January 20, 2017
Level Up: Irony
irony
dramatic irony
situational irony
verbal irony
a term that describes a situation where what we expect is ver…
when you know what is going to happen to a character, but he…
occurs when the outcome of an event turns out to be completel…
when what is said is the opposite of what the speaker truly m…
irony
a term that describes a situation where what we expect is ver…
dramatic irony
when you know what is going to happen to a character, but he…
33 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Myers Psychology for AP Unit 9 Developmental Psychology
developmental psychology
temperament
conception
zygote
the study of physical, cognitive, and social change throughou…
emotional reactivity and intensity
woman's ovary releases a mature egg
fertilized egg, enters a 2-week period of rapid cell division
developmental psychology
the study of physical, cognitive, and social change throughou…
temperament
emotional reactivity and intensity
15 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Culture AP Human
Expansion Diffusion
Relocation Diffusion
Hierarchical Diffusion
Contagious Diffusion
is the spread of something from a hearth to a new area
When people move to a new place and spread something
When things spread from wealthy or powerful people to everyon…
When you get rapid, widespread diffusion of something
Expansion Diffusion
is the spread of something from a hearth to a new area
Relocation Diffusion
When people move to a new place and spread something
21 termscreated on January 20, 2017
APWH AMSCO - Chapter 17: Africa in the Early Colonial Period
Niger River
creole
Gullah
Geechee
a river flowing from western Africa into the Gulf of Guinea
a language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
combination of English and colonial speech and languages from…
social group of Gullah-speaking Maroons who joined the Semino…
Niger River
a river flowing from western Africa into the Gulf of Guinea
creole
a language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
44 termscreated on January 20, 2017
vocabulario - los viajes / el turismo y celebraciones
horquilla
frontera
crecimiento
colega
hairpin
border
growth
colleague
horquilla
hairpin
frontera
border
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Psych S2 Week 3 Vocab (Behavior)
learning
habituation
associative learning
stimulus
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
learning that certain events occur together; the events may b…
any event or situation that evokes a response
learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
habituation
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
52 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Gov Ch 9 Congress
advice and consent
Baker vs. Carr (1962)
bicameral
caucuses
Senate (and only Senate) has the constitutional authority to…
ruled in favor of reapportionmennt "one man, one vote" basica…
2 chambers; Congress has the Senate and the House of Represen…
Meetings of party leaders to determine party policy or to cho…
advice and consent
Senate (and only Senate) has the constitutional authority to…
Baker vs. Carr (1962)
ruled in favor of reapportionmennt "one man, one vote" basica…
90 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Literary Terms
allegory
alliteration
allusion
analogy
correspondence between a series of abstract ideas and a serie…
repetition of initial sounds in the same line or stanza
brief and indirect reference to a person, place, or thing
comparison between two things
allegory
correspondence between a series of abstract ideas and a serie…
alliteration
repetition of initial sounds in the same line or stanza
14 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Rhetorical Analysis
Author or speaker
purpose
audience
exigency
who
message, theme, point
intended reader
degree to which the message is relevant to the audience
Author or speaker
who
purpose
message, theme, point
26 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP HUG Movements
Movement
Cultural Hearth
Cultural Diffusion
Relocation Diffusion
refers to the transportation of products, people, beliefs, an…
the origin of culture, the starting point of culture
the spreading of culture from one group to another group
the spread of culture that occurs from the movement of people
Movement
refers to the transportation of products, people, beliefs, an…
Cultural Hearth
the origin of culture, the starting point of culture
50 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Chapter 2 medical language
Hx
Ap
D.O.
D.D.S
History
Anteropostier
Doctor of Osteopathy
Doctor of Dental Surgery
Hx
History
Ap
Anteropostier
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Vocabulary Set 25
prolific
propensity
provincial
prudent
producing many offspring;... producing much; ... abundant
a natural learning or tendency;... bent
having the ways and speech of... a certain province; ... of or like…
careful or cautious in a sensible way; ... wise; ... frugal
prolific
producing many offspring;... producing much; ... abundant
propensity
a natural learning or tendency;... bent
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Christopher Fehlman and Will Thomas
Learning
Habituation
Associative Learning
Stimulus
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation, as infan…
learning that certain events occur together, events may be tw…
any event or situation that evokes a response
Learning
the process of acquiring new and relatively enduring informat…
Habituation
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation, as infan…
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
reagan montgomery psych vocab s2 w3
cognitive learning
learning
habituation
associative learning
learning on a mental level, observing/watching language
Modification of behavior based on specific experiences
A decrease in response to a stimulus after repeated presentat…
The ability of one to associate one feature with another
cognitive learning
learning on a mental level, observing/watching language
learning
Modification of behavior based on specific experiences
30 termscreated on January 20, 2017
AP Lit Terms
Narrator
Novella
Neutral language
Oblique rhyme
Someone who tells a story.... First person: The narrator is a ch…
A short novel usually under 100 pages.
Language opposite from emotive language as it is literal or e…
Imperfect rhyme scheme.
Narrator
Someone who tells a story.... First person: The narrator is a ch…
Novella
A short novel usually under 100 pages.
18 termscreated on January 20, 2017
Cecily Work, Kelly Palmer, Eleanor Gambrell
Learning
Habituation
Acquisition
High Order Conditioning
process of acquiring new info or behaviors
decreasing responsiveness to a repeated stimulus
initial stage of the learning/conditioning process
conditioned stimulus + neutral stimulus = weaker conditioned…
Learning
process of acquiring new info or behaviors
Habituation
decreasing responsiveness to a repeated stimulus
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