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AP Psychology C Quiz
Cell Body
Centration
Chemical Imbalance
Classical Conditioning
The main part of the neutron where information is produced.
A young child's tendency to focus on only his or her own pers…
A generic term for the idea that chemicals in the brain are e…
The behavioral technique of pairing a naturally occurring sti…
Cell Body
The main part of the neutron where information is produced.
Centration
A young child's tendency to focus on only his or her own pers…
56 termscreated on January 19, 2017
APES idek honestly part 2
The world's population should level ou…
The _______ caused the world populatio…
Human population grew very _______ the…
population dynamics
10 billion people
black death
slowly, rapidly
a general study of population changes
The world's population should level ou…
10 billion people
The _______ caused the world populatio…
black death
36 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Stat Chapter 4 Final Review- Designing Studies
population in a statistics study
census
sample
How to sample badly-
the entire group of individuals we want information about
collects data from every individual in the population
a subset of individuals in the population
-convenience sample... -bias... -voluntary response bias
population in a statistics study
the entire group of individuals we want information about
census
collects data from every individual in the population
14 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP human geography #2
Place
Sunbelt
Toponym
Agricultural density
A specific point o earth distinguished by a particular charac…
The southern US from California to Florida, noted for resort…
The name given to a portion of earth's surface
The ratio of a number of farmers to the total amount of lands…
Place
A specific point o earth distinguished by a particular charac…
Sunbelt
The southern US from California to Florida, noted for resort…
34 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP PSYCHOLOGY UNIT 9
Cognition
Prototype
Insight
Algorith
Mental activites
Schema
Realization of the solution
Logical procedure that takes every possibility into account
Cognition
Mental activites
Prototype
Schema
28 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Gov Chapter 1 Vocab
Government
Monarchy
Totalitarianism
Oligarchy
the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
a form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
a form of government in which power resides in a leader who r…
a form of government in which the right to participate depend…
Government
the formal vehicle through which policies are made and affair…
Monarchy
a form of government in which power is vested in hereditary k…
29 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psychology Chapter 2 Vocabulary
Hypothesis
Operational definitions
Independent variable
Dependent variable
A statement predicting the outcome of a scientific study, a s…
Specific descriptions of concepts involving the conditions of…
A variable being changed.
A variable being measured.
Hypothesis
A statement predicting the outcome of a scientific study, a s…
Operational definitions
Specific descriptions of concepts involving the conditions of…
23 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psychology Chapter 11
Intelligence
Factor analysis
General intelligence
Savant syndrome
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
A general intelligence factor that; according to spearman and…
A conditional j in which a person otherwise limited in mental…
Intelligence
Mental quality consisting of the ability to learn from experi…
Factor analysis
A statistical procedure that identifies clusters of related i…
30 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psychology Unit 1 Test Review
By seeking to measure "atoms of the mi…
Which philosopher proposed that nerve…
Who coined the term "tabula rasa" (bla…
Which of the following best describes…
Wilhelm Wundt
Rene Descartes
John Locke
Measuring the reaction time between hearing a sound and press…
By seeking to measure "atoms of the mi…
Wilhelm Wundt
Which philosopher proposed that nerve…
Rene Descartes
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Midterm Review - Hodgepodge
Wilhelm Wundt
functionalism.
personal conflicts existing at the unc…
the absolute refractory period.
Who is responsible for establishing psychology as an independ…
The school of psychology associated with understanding the pu…
Freud concluded that psychological disturbances are largely c…
The minimum length of time between actions potentials is dete…
Wilhelm Wundt
Who is responsible for establishing psychology as an independ…
functionalism.
The school of psychology associated with understanding the pu…
17 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP stat unit 1
Mean, Standard Deviation, Variance, Ra…
Median, IQR
Standard deviation
Variance
Non resistant Statistics
Resistant Statistics
The average distance a set of numbers is from the mean
Standard deviation Squared
Mean, Standard Deviation, Variance, Ra…
Non resistant Statistics
Median, IQR
Resistant Statistics
10 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Mandatory vocabulary ap stats
Simple Random sample
Statistically significant
Correlation coefficient
Coefficient of determination
A sample where each group of and subjects has an equal chance…
When differences are more than what can be attributed to rand…
Measures the strength and direction of the linear association…
The percent of changes in y explained by changes in x
Simple Random sample
A sample where each group of and subjects has an equal chance…
Statistically significant
When differences are more than what can be attributed to rand…
15 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psych sem 1 final preview q
Chompsky suggested that as a child fir…
In the word helped. The Ed ending is a
The specific body weight maintained au…
On orders from the cerebral cortex (vi…
Language acquisition device
Morpheme
set point
cortisol
Chompsky suggested that as a child fir…
Language acquisition device
In the word helped. The Ed ending is a
Morpheme
7 termscreated on January 19, 2017
TCA
2)3 variables
2) AP psych students
3)how can random assignment be achieved?
4)which descriptive stats with you com…
-AP psych students pop... -review session (IV)... -higher score on…
recruit high school students in AP psych... higher scores.. mak…
by writing al the students names on a paper and pull them ran…
descriptively compute the means of the scores
2)3 variables
-AP psych students pop... -review session (IV)... -higher score on…
2) AP psych students
recruit high school students in AP psych... higher scores.. mak…
74 termscreated on January 19, 2017
ap spanish test 5: reading tables and graphs
la gráfica
el gráfico de barras
el gráfico de líneas
el gráfico de sectores/el gráfico circ…
chart
bar graph
line graph
pie graph
la gráfica
chart
el gráfico de barras
bar graph
13 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP bio 5-5workbook
abiotic components
abscisic acid
achondroplasia
ACTH
The nonliving players in an ecosystem, such as climate and nu…
Plant hormone that inhibits cell growth, prevents premature g…
Autosomal dominant form of dwarfism seen in one out of 10,000…
See adrenocorticotropic hormone.
abiotic components
The nonliving players in an ecosystem, such as climate and nu…
abscisic acid
Plant hormone that inhibits cell growth, prevents premature g…
26 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Ap Hug chapter 3 vocabulary
Arithmetic Density
Basic Demographic Equation
Crude birth rate
Crude Death Rate
A statistic of population density calculated by dividing a co…
A simple equation that holds that a country's population in a…
A simple measure of fertility that represents the number of c…
A measure of mortality that represents the number of deaths p…
Arithmetic Density
A statistic of population density calculated by dividing a co…
Basic Demographic Equation
A simple equation that holds that a country's population in a…
34 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Stat Chapter 3 Final Review- Describing Relationships
response variable (dependent; x)
explanatory variable (independent; y)
scatterplots
describing the direction of a scatterp…
measures the outcome of a study
may help predict changes in response variable
show the relationship between two quantitative variables meas…
Direction: either positive, negative, or no relationship
response variable (dependent; x)
measures the outcome of a study
explanatory variable (independent; y)
may help predict changes in response variable
23 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psychology Unit 2
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Is rationally deciding what to believe or what to do. When on…
A hypothesis that has been tested with a significant amount o…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory
hindsight bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
critical thinking
Is rationally deciding what to believe or what to do. When on…
22 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Stats Chapter 1
Statistic
Parameter
Quantitive data
Qualitative data
Numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a sam…
Numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a pop…
Numbers, results are related to numbers - age
Words, results are words - color
Statistic
Numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a sam…
Parameter
Numerical measurement describing some characteristic of a pop…
11 termscreated on January 19, 2017
intelligence
mental ability
G factor
eugenics
savant syndrome
the power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability t…
The underlying mental ability that Spearman tried to measure…
Encouraged only smart and fit people to reproduce.
Person has limited mental ability but has an exceptional spec…
mental ability
the power to learn or retain knowledge; in law, the ability t…
G factor
The underlying mental ability that Spearman tried to measure…
61 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psych FRQ
Mainenance Rehearsal
Elaborative Rehearsal
Episodic memory
Anagram
Memory aid by repeating over and over ... Ex: flashcards
Memory aid by making it meaningful to you
A category of LTM that involves recollection of specific even…
A word or phrase spelled by rearranging the letters of anothe…
Mainenance Rehearsal
Memory aid by repeating over and over ... Ex: flashcards
Elaborative Rehearsal
Memory aid by making it meaningful to you
11 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Chap 8 Vocab (AP Stats)
Point Estimator
Point Estimate
Confidence Interval
Confidence Level
Statistic that provides an estimate of a population parameter
Specific value of a point estimator from a sample
Gives an interval of plausible values for a parameter. The in…
Success rate of the method for calculating the confidence int…
Point Estimator
Statistic that provides an estimate of a population parameter
Point Estimate
Specific value of a point estimator from a sample
33 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Chapter 7
Lewis Terman
Factor analysis
Aptitude test
Standardization
Revised 1st IQ test to include items for adults and use of IQ…
Statistical process that reveals common apescts among large g…
test designed to determine a person's ability in a particular…
requires all test takers to answer the same questions; compar…
Lewis Terman
Revised 1st IQ test to include items for adults and use of IQ…
Factor analysis
Statistical process that reveals common apescts among large g…
50 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Unit 2 test questions
When Mr. Adams calculated his students…
As the number of randomly selected sur…
In an experiment testing whether a new…
A correlation coefficient is a measure…
mean
the sample becomes more and more like the population
a confounding variable
direction and strength of the relationship between two variab…
When Mr. Adams calculated his students…
mean
As the number of randomly selected sur…
the sample becomes more and more like the population
63 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Comparative Government Terms Test
Authoritarian regime
bicameral legislature
unicameral legislature
cabinet coalition
System of rule in which power depends not on popular legitima…
An organizing of legislature consisting of two legislature ho…
An organizing of legislature consisting of one legislature ho…
where several parties join forces and are represented in diff…
Authoritarian regime
System of rule in which power depends not on popular legitima…
bicameral legislature
An organizing of legislature consisting of two legislature ho…
18 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP COGO Unit 1 Vocab #1
advanced democracies
authoritarian regime
causation
common law
the countries have well-established democratic governments an…
a system of rule in which power depends not on popular legiti…
a cause and effect relationship in which one variable control…
a legal system based on custom and court rulings
advanced democracies
the countries have well-established democratic governments an…
authoritarian regime
a system of rule in which power depends not on popular legiti…
39 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Intelligence & Mental Abilities Chapter 8 Psych
What is intelligence?
What is ability?
What is aptitude?
What is laymen?
Abilities involved in learning and adaptive behavior
Skill one possess no training needed
Potential ability
Practical solving ability, verbal ability, and social compete…
What is intelligence?
Abilities involved in learning and adaptive behavior
What is ability?
Skill one possess no training needed
34 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Meyers Psychology for AP: Unit 2
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…
26 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP HUG CH.3 VOCAB
Arithmetic Density
Basic Demographic Equation
Crude Birth Rate (CBR)
Crude Death Rate (CDR)
A statistic of population density calculated by dividing a co…
A simple equation that holds that a country's population in a…
A simple measure of Fertility that represents the number of c…
A measure of mortality that represents the number of deaths p…
Arithmetic Density
A statistic of population density calculated by dividing a co…
Basic Demographic Equation
A simple equation that holds that a country's population in a…
40 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Statistics Chapter 1: Exploring Data
individuals
variable
categorical
quantitative
objects described by a set of data
any characteristic of an individual (can take different value…
type of variable that places an individual into one of severa…
type of variable that uses numerical values that an average c…
individuals
objects described by a set of data
variable
any characteristic of an individual (can take different value…
128 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Unit 2 AP Government
public opinion
public opinion polls
samples
straw poll
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
a subset of the whole population selected to be questioned fo…
unscientific survey used to gauge public opinion on a variety…
public opinion
what the public thinks about a particular issue or set of iss…
public opinion polls
interviews or surveys with samples of citizens that are used…
54 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Lang and Comp
Noun
Verb
Adverb
Adjective
Person, place, or thing
A word that conveys an action, occurrence, or state of being.
A word that modifies a verb, adjective, determiner, noun, phr…
A word that qualifies a noun or noun phrase
Noun
Person, place, or thing
Verb
A word that conveys an action, occurrence, or state of being.
11 termscreated on January 19, 2017
UNIT 1: Introductory Psychology
Types of Psychologists, majors, educat…
William James, Wilhelm Wundt, Aristotl…
Functionalism
Assumptions of psychology
Academic field:... Teaching, publications, writing, research... In…
William James "Adorable Genius": born in NYC 1842, child of p…
...
Many stereotype psychologists as a white male doctor... 50% are…
Types of Psychologists, majors, educat…
Academic field:... Teaching, publications, writing, research... In…
William James, Wilhelm Wundt, Aristotl…
William James "Adorable Genius": born in NYC 1842, child of p…
13 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Stats Chapter 6: Standard Deviation and the Normal Model
standardizing
standardized value
shifting
rescaling
in order to compare and combine if the original variables had…
a value found by subtracting the mean and dividing by the sta…
adding a constant to each data value adds the same constant t…
multiplying each data value by a constant multiplies both the…
standardizing
in order to compare and combine if the original variables had…
standardized value
a value found by subtracting the mean and dividing by the sta…
10 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP stats mandatory vocabulary
simple random sample
statistically significant
Correlation Coefficient (r)
Coefficient of Determination (r-squared)
a sample where each group of n subjects has an equal chance o…
when differences are more than what can be attributed to rand…
Measures the strength and direction of a linear association b…
the percent of changes in y that are explained by changes in x
simple random sample
a sample where each group of n subjects has an equal chance o…
statistically significant
when differences are more than what can be attributed to rand…
17 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Chapter 6 AP Gov
Demography
Census
Melting Pot
Minority Majority
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
an official count or survey of a population, typically record…
a place where different peoples, styles, theories, etc., are…
area is a term used in the United States to refer to a jurisd…
Demography
the study of statistics such as births, deaths, income, or th…
Census
an official count or survey of a population, typically record…
44 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Ap Gov Terms - Unit 2
15th amendment
19th amendment
23rd amendment
24th amendment
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
Gave women the right to vote
Gives Washington DC electoral college votes as if it were a s…
Amendment to the U.S. Constitution (1964) eliminated the poll…
15th amendment
Citizens cannot be denied the right to vote because of race,…
19th amendment
Gave women the right to vote
24 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Ortho: Hip and Pelvis
what are the three bones of the pelvis
what are the two joints of the pelvis
Posterior Hip dislocation
Anterior hip dislocation presents how?
Ilium... Ischium... Sacrum
Hip - mobile... Sacroiliac - practically immobile
More common... Adducted, flexed, internally rotated
Abducted, flexed, externally rotated
what are the three bones of the pelvis
Ilium... Ischium... Sacrum
what are the two joints of the pelvis
Hip - mobile... Sacroiliac - practically immobile
37 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Ch. 1 key terms Thinking Critically with Psychological Science
Hindsight Bias
Overconfidence
Critical thinking
Scientific Method
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
We tend to think we know more than we do.
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
Is a standardized way of making observations, gathering data,…
Hindsight Bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Overconfidence
We tend to think we know more than we do.
20 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Lang Vocabulary 19 & 20
Abdicate
Amiable
dichotomy
Dissuade
give up, such as power, as of monarch and emperors, or duties…
having or showing pleasant, good-natured qualities; friendly;…
division into two parts, kinds; division into two mutually ex…
persuade not to do something
Abdicate
give up, such as power, as of monarch and emperors, or duties…
Amiable
having or showing pleasant, good-natured qualities; friendly;…
11 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Stats Chapter 3 Vocab: Categorical Data
frequency table
distribution
area principle
bar chart
lists the categories in a categorical variable and give the c…
gives the possible values of the variable and relative freque…
in a statistical display, each data value should be represent…
show a bar whose area represents the count or percentage of o…
frequency table
lists the categories in a categorical variable and give the c…
distribution
gives the possible values of the variable and relative freque…
63 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Comparative GOV TERMS for 2nd Semester
Authoritarian regime
bicameral legislature
unicameral legislature
cabinet coalition
System of rule in which power depends not on popular legitima…
An organizing of legislature consisting of two legislature ho…
An organizing of legislature consisting of one legislature ho…
where several parties join forces and are represented in diff…
Authoritarian regime
System of rule in which power depends not on popular legitima…
bicameral legislature
An organizing of legislature consisting of two legislature ho…
7 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Ch8
Confidence interval typically uses thi…
Point estimate-true parameter value<ma…
Confidence interval for p
Margin of error for population proport…
Point estimatw +/- margin of error(represented by m)
In C% of all samples
^p +/- z*(the square root of) ^p(1-^p)/n
^p +/- z*(the square root of) ^p(1-^p)/n<m
Confidence interval typically uses thi…
Point estimatw +/- margin of error(represented by m)
Point estimate-true parameter value<ma…
In C% of all samples
16 termscreated on January 19, 2017
ch 9 and 10
ch 9 sampling distributions
parameter
statistic
sampling distribution
...
a number that describes the population
number that can be computed from the sample data without maki…
the distribution of values taken by the statistic in all poss…
ch 9 sampling distributions
...
parameter
a number that describes the population
40 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP Psychology Unit 2 Vocab.
critical thinking
hindsight bias
case study
hypothesis
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
a descriptive technique in which one individual or group is s…
a testable prediction, often implied by a theory.
critical thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
60 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Statistics first test study guide
Data
Statistics
Population
census
collection of observation such as measurements, genders, or s…
science of planning studies, experiments, obtaining data, and…
the complete collection of all measurements or data that are…
collection of data from EVERY member from population
Data
collection of observation such as measurements, genders, or s…
Statistics
science of planning studies, experiments, obtaining data, and…
36 termscreated on January 19, 2017
AP PSYCH
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…
7 termscreated on January 19, 2017
Midterm Psychology FRQ
Operational Definition
Operational Definition of Dependent Va…
Explain how the ethical flaw in the st…
Explain how the research design flaw i…
...
the speed or time in which... participants recall definitions an…
The researcher should provide a participant's data individual…
The researcher should control for age by only including peopl…
Operational Definition
...
Operational Definition of Dependent Va…
the speed or time in which... participants recall definitions an…
30 termscreated on January 19, 2017
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…
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