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26 terms
AP Macro Unit 1
scarcity
TINSTAAFL
rational self-interest
opportunity cost
the basic economic problem; it is a lack of needed or wanted…
acronym for THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH; means tha…
individuals pursue actions that will enable them to achieve t…
what you give up when you make a choice
scarcity
the basic economic problem; it is a lack of needed or wanted…
TINSTAAFL
acronym for THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH; means tha…
40 terms
AP World Unit 1
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
47 terms
Ap Government Unit 1
Elite Thoeries
Pluralist Theory
Articles of Confederation
Shays' rebellion
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by farmers in western Massachusetts in 1786-178…
Elite Thoeries
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
Pluralist Theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
54 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
44 terms
AP Biology Unit 1 Water
nonpolar
electronegativity
cohesion
adhesion
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Water molecules sticking to each other.
Water molecules sticking to other surfaces.
nonpolar
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
electronegativity
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
59 terms
AP World History Unit 1
Sumer
Sumerian City-States
Sargon of Akkad
Hammurabi and the Babylonian Empire
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
The creator of empire in Mesopatamia. ( a city near Kish and…
Leader (1792-1750 B.C.E.) who further organized the governmen…
Sumer
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
Sumerian City-States
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
48 terms
Ap Government Unit 1
Articles of Confederation
Monarchy
Natural Law
Separation of powers
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A doctrine that society should be governed by certain ethical…
A way of dividing the power of government among the legislati…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
48 terms
Ap Government Unit 1
Articles of Confederation
Monarchy
Natural Law
Separation of powers
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
A government ruled by a king or queen
A doctrine that society should be governed by certain ethical…
A way of dividing the power of government among the legislati…
Articles of Confederation
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Monarchy
A government ruled by a king or queen
64 terms
AP Macro Unit 1
scarcity
TINSTAAFL
rational self-interest
opportunity cost
the basic economic problem; it is a lack of needed or wanted…
acronym for THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH; means tha…
individuals pursue actions that will enable them to achieve t…
what you give up when you make a choice
scarcity
the basic economic problem; it is a lack of needed or wanted…
TINSTAAFL
acronym for THERE IS NO SUCH THING AS A FREE LUNCH; means tha…
45 terms
AP Bio unit 1 BIOCHEM
Active site
Allosteric site
Catalyst
Active site diagram
Site substrate attaches to on an enzyme
Other location on an enzyme that an inhibitor can bind to
Speeds up chemical reactions without being consumed by the re…
Active site
Site substrate attaches to on an enzyme
Allosteric site
Other location on an enzyme that an inhibitor can bind to
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
36 terms
AP Lit Vocab Unit 1-6
abate
contemptuous
exultation
marginal
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
adjective: scornful, looking down at others with a sneering a…
(n) lively or triumphant joy... exhults - verb
(adj.) of questionable or minimal quality or importance (-)
abate
(v.) to make less in amount, degree, etc.; to subside, become…
contemptuous
adjective: scornful, looking down at others with a sneering a…
66 terms
AP UNIT 1 VOCAB
Government
Collective Goods
Politics
Political Participation
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
benefits, sought by groups, that are broadly available and ca…
Method of maintaining, managing, and gaining control of gover…
All the activities used by citizens to influence the selectio…
Government
The institutions and processes through which public policies…
Collective Goods
benefits, sought by groups, that are broadly available and ca…
45 terms
Ap Government Unit 1
Elite Thoeries
Pluralist Theory
Articles of Confederation
Shays' rebellion
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
1st Constitution of the U.S. 1781-1788 (weaknesses-no executi…
Rebellion led by farmers in western Massachusetts in 1786-178…
Elite Thoeries
A belief that certain groups hold disproportionate power in a…
Pluralist Theory
A theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
28 terms
AP HuG Unit 1
geography
map
cartography
Eratosthenes
the study of where things are found on Earth's surface and re…
a two-dimesional or flat-scale model of the Earth
the science of map-making
the person who invented the word geography
geography
the study of where things are found on Earth's surface and re…
map
a two-dimesional or flat-scale model of the Earth
28 terms
AP Macro Unit 1 - Basic Economic Concepts - AP Economics = SAUSD
Absolute Advantage
Allocative Efficiency
Capital
Ceteris Paribus
The ability to produce more of a good or service than another…
The amount of production that benefits society the most. It i…
The tools, machines, factories, and buildings used to produce…
"Other things being equal." The assumption that all variables…
Absolute Advantage
The ability to produce more of a good or service than another…
Allocative Efficiency
The amount of production that benefits society the most. It i…
16 terms
AP Unit 1 Vocabulary
Opportunity cost
Market
Scarcity
Capital or Capital Goods
The cost of the next-best alternative use of money, time or r…
Meeting place or mechanism that allows buyers and sellers to…
The problem in economics that arises when unlimited wants and…
Tools, equipment and factories used in the production of good…
Opportunity cost
The cost of the next-best alternative use of money, time or r…
Market
Meeting place or mechanism that allows buyers and sellers to…
31 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
42 terms
AP unit 1
Absolute location
Aristotle and Plato
cartograms
cartographers
location based on latitude and longitude coordinates
Greek philosophers who believed that the Earth was round
maps that assign space by the size of some datum
map makers
Absolute location
location based on latitude and longitude coordinates
Aristotle and Plato
Greek philosophers who believed that the Earth was round
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1 Prologue
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
AP Human Geo Unit 1
cultural ecology
possiblism
geographic concepts
relocation diffusion
is the study of human adaptations to social and physical envi…
the choices a society makes depending on what members need an…
include place, relative location, mental map, perceptual regi…
involves the actual movement of individuals who have already…
cultural ecology
is the study of human adaptations to social and physical envi…
possiblism
the choices a society makes depending on what members need an…
71 terms
Ap Unit 1 Vocabulary
Abiotic
Atmosphere
Biosphere
Biotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
All living organisms on Earth, including plants and animals a…
Composed of living organisms
Abiotic
Composed of nonliving or inorganic matter
Atmosphere
The thin layer of gases surrounding Earth
179 terms
AP GOPO 2016 Unit 1 ALL
Voting-age population
Voter turnout
Initiatives
Referendum
Citizens over 18 who can cast a vote in presidential elections.
percentage of voting-age population that votes in the preside…
citizens gather the necessary number of signatures of registe…
direct vote in which an entire electorate is asked to vote on…
Voting-age population
Citizens over 18 who can cast a vote in presidential elections.
Voter turnout
percentage of voting-age population that votes in the preside…
37 terms
AP Unit 1 Vocabulary
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
The science of making maps.
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughou…
The geographic study of how humans and the environment intera…
Beliefs, customs, and traditions of a specific group of people.
cartography
The science of making maps.
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughou…
78 terms
AP Bio Unit 1: Chemistry of Life
Acid
Base
Buffer
Cohesion
a substance that increases the hydrogen ion concentration of…
a substance that reduces the hydrogen ion concentration of th…
a solution that minimizes changes in ph when acids or bases a…
The linking it together of like molecules often by hydrogen b…
Acid
a substance that increases the hydrogen ion concentration of…
Base
a substance that reduces the hydrogen ion concentration of th…
49 terms
AP Government - Unit 1 - Vocabulary
Ann Wagner
Barack Obama
Bicameral
Bureaucracy
District 2 (west St. Louis County) representative in the US H…
Current President of the United States. A Democrat who works…
A legislature is one in which the legislators are divided int…
All the departments and agencies of the government. Report to…
Ann Wagner
District 2 (west St. Louis County) representative in the US H…
Barack Obama
Current President of the United States. A Democrat who works…
39 terms
AP Statistics: Unit 1 Vocabulary
Population
Sample
Sampling
Census
The entire group of individuals we want data or information a…
The subset of population we collect data from.
Studying a part to gain info about the whole (studying the sa…
Contacts every individual of the population.
Population
The entire group of individuals we want data or information a…
Sample
The subset of population we collect data from.
43 terms
AP Econ Unit 1 Vocab
Economics
Scarcity
Trade-offs
Opportunity Cost
The study of choices made in response to incentives created b…
The basic problem of economics; not enough resources to meet…
All of the possible options you have when you make a choice.
The next best alternative to a choice. The last thing given u…
Economics
The study of choices made in response to incentives created b…
Scarcity
The basic problem of economics; not enough resources to meet…
20 terms
Pre-AP Vocab Unit 1
detriment
dexterous
discretion
facetious
(n) something that causes damage, harm, or loss... Eating a Big…
(ad) skillful in using the hands or body... The gymnast was ver…
(n) good judgment or tact in actions or speaking... As a parent…
(adj) humorous; playfully joking... The teacher was being _____…
detriment
(n) something that causes damage, harm, or loss... Eating a Big…
dexterous
(ad) skillful in using the hands or body... The gymnast was ver…
59 terms
AP World History Unit 1
Sumer
Sumerian City-States
Sargon of Akkad
Hammurabi and the Babylonian Empire
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
The creator of empire in Mesopatamia. ( a city near Kish and…
Leader (1792-1750 B.C.E.) who further organized the governmen…
Sumer
first known civilization which existed in the southern half o…
Sumerian City-States
cities which became states to prevent conflicts and and overs…
27 terms
Unit 1 (AP Human Geography)
Remote Sensing
GPS (Global Positioning System)
GIS (Geographic Information System)
Absolute Location
Pictures taken above Earths crust
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
Super-accurate maps with different layers... Used to study relat…
latitude/longitude... Benefits of GPS (Global Positioning Syste…
Remote Sensing
Pictures taken above Earths crust
GPS (Global Positioning System)
Precise location... Navigation primary purpose... Surveillance... U…
87 terms
Barron's AP Human Geography - Unit 1
Absolute distance
Absolute location
Accessibility
Aggregation
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
The relative ease with which a destination may be reached fro…
the level at which you group things together for examination…
Absolute distance
A distance that can be measured with a standard unit of lengt…
Absolute location
The exact position of an object or place, measured within the…
30 terms
AP Unit 1
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
An early school of psychology that used introspection (lookin…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection (lookin…
52 terms
AP HUG Unit 1
cartography
contagious diffusion
cultural ecology
culture
the study/science and practice/art of making maps or graphica…
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughou…
the study of the relationship between a culture group and the…
The body of customary beliefs, social forms, and material tra…
cartography
the study/science and practice/art of making maps or graphica…
contagious diffusion
The rapid, widespread diffusion of a characteristic throughou…
31 terms
AP Government Unit 1 Vocabulary
Pluralist theory of politics
Hyper-pluralist theory of politics
Elite/class theory of politics
Natural rights
Politics is a competition between groups that each want its o…
Politics is a competition between too many interest groups, a…
Several interest groups (connected to big businesses/corporat…
Inherent rights that are not "given" by the government. Life,…
Pluralist theory of politics
Politics is a competition between groups that each want its o…
Hyper-pluralist theory of politics
Politics is a competition between too many interest groups, a…
54 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
109 terms
AP Environmental Science Biomes, APES: The Living World Unit 1
Temperate Deciduous Forest
Temperate Grassland
Temperate Rainforest
Tropical Rainforest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Large amoun…
-Warm all year round... -Very high amount of precipitation (300-…
Temperate Deciduous Forest
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (Seasonal Variation)... -Precipitati…
Temperate Grassland
-Cool Winters, Warm Summers (seasonal variation is more extre…
34 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1 - History and Approaches Myers
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1 - History and Approaches Myers
Empiricism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experimental Psychology
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
The study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
Empiricism
The view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
Structuralism
Developed by Edward Bradford Titchener, it focused on self-re…
30 terms
AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
A school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
Information is collected by objective observations and experi…
structuralism
An early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
70 terms
AP Biology Unit 1 Vocabulary Review
polar
nonpolar
electronegativity
cohesion
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
Attraction of an atom for electrons in a covalent bond.
Water molecules sticking to each other.
polar
Molecule with partial charges. Mixes with water.
nonpolar
No partial charges. Do not mix with water.
21 terms
AP Spanish Unit 1 "Naranjas"
caja
empacadora
globos
rodaban
box
packing factory
balloon
rolled
caja
box
empacadora
packing factory
70 terms
AP US History Unit 1
Walter Raleigh
Elizabeth I
Treaty of Tordesillas
Pocahontas
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
a 1494 agreement between Portugal and Spain, declaring that n…
a Powhatan woman (the daughter of Powhatan) who befriended th…
Walter Raleigh
Founder of England's first American colony. (Roanoke, it fail…
Elizabeth I
English Queen during golden age. Reestablished Protestantism…
33 terms
APES Unit 1: Climate Change
01.05 ... Greenhouse effect
01.05... Global warming
01.05... Things that cool the planet
01.09... Global warming impacts
UV comes from the sun, hits earth, re-radiates out as infrare…
increase in greenhouse gases (most notably CO2 from burning f…
Volcanoes or increased cloud cover because the dust in atmosp…
rising sea levels (b/c of melting glaciers)... heat waves... More f…
01.05 ... Greenhouse effect
UV comes from the sun, hits earth, re-radiates out as infrare…
01.05... Global warming
increase in greenhouse gases (most notably CO2 from burning f…
49 terms
AP Economics Unit 1
The study of the economic behavior of…
A statement based on opinion or what s…
difference in value from the next best…
A statement that can be proven or disp…
Microeconomics
Normative Statement
Opportunity Cost
Positive Statement
The study of the economic behavior of…
Microeconomics
A statement based on opinion or what s…
Normative Statement
54 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 1
empiricism
structuralism
functionalism
experimental psychology
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
a school of psychology that focused on how our mental and beh…
the study of behavior and thinking using the experimental met…
empiricism
the view that knowledge originates in experience and that sci…
structuralism
an early school of psychology that used introspection to expl…
40 terms
AP World Unit 1
North America
Caribbean
Latin America
Central Africa
North America
Caribbean
66 terms
AP Unit 1 - Memory
memory
encoding
storage
retrieval
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
The processing of information into the memory system—for exam…
The retention of encoded information over time.
The process of getting information out of memory storage.
memory
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
encoding
The processing of information into the memory system—for exam…
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