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AP Gov Unit 2
registration requirements
partisanship
political participation
political efficacy
requirements for registering to vote
Government action based on firm allegiance to a political party
Main form = voting. Also joining political party, volunteerin…
The belief that one's political participation really matters…
registration requirements
requirements for registering to vote
partisanship
Government action based on firm allegiance to a political party
28 terms
ap unit 2 vocab
agricultural density
arithmetic density
baby boom
"brain drain"
the number of farmers per unit area of arable land.
The total population / area of arable land.
increase in the birth rate
the emigration of intelligent people from a particular country.
agricultural density
the number of farmers per unit area of arable land.
arithmetic density
The total population / area of arable land.
20 terms
Unit 2 AP
raze
stentorian
scurry
recant
(v) destroy
(adj) loud
(v) run hastily
(v) withdraw previous statements
raze
(v) destroy
stentorian
(adj) loud
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
25 terms
AP Unit 2 Review
conquistador
caravel
Ptolemy's Geography
Treaty of Tordesillas
Spanish soldiers who sought to conquer the New World for the…
A small, maneuverable, three-mast sailing ship developed by t…
A 2nd-century work the synthesized the classical knowledge of…
The 1494 agreement giving Spain everything west of an imagina…
conquistador
Spanish soldiers who sought to conquer the New World for the…
caravel
A small, maneuverable, three-mast sailing ship developed by t…
35 terms
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…
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AP Bio unit 2 CELLS
Prokaryote
Eukaryote
Fluid mosaic model
Vesicle
Cells that do NOT contain a nucleus or other membrane bound o…
Cells that contain a nucleus and other membrane bound organel…
model that describesthe plasma membrane as a mosaic (mixture)…
Membrane surrounded container used to ship or store materials…
Prokaryote
Cells that do NOT contain a nucleus or other membrane bound o…
Eukaryote
Cells that contain a nucleus and other membrane bound organel…
35 terms
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…
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AP Biology Unit 2: Biochemistry
macromolecule
polymer
monomer
condensation reaction (dehydration syn…
A giant molecule formed by the joining of smaller molecules,…
A long molecule consisting of many similar or identical monom…
The subunit that serves as the building block of a polymer.
A reaction in which two molecules become covalently bonded to…
macromolecule
A giant molecule formed by the joining of smaller molecules,…
polymer
A long molecule consisting of many similar or identical monom…
45 terms
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
29 terms
Migration - AP Human Geography Unit 2.2
brain drain
chain migration
circulation
counterurbanization
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
A.K.A. migration ladder; Migration of people to a specific lo…
Types of short-term, repetitive, or cyclical movements that r…
Net migration from urban to rural areas.
brain drain
Large-scale emigration by talented people.
chain migration
A.K.A. migration ladder; Migration of people to a specific lo…
AP Literature and Composition Vocabulary Unit 2
sycophant
temerity
quagmire
pragmatic
a person who acts obsequiously toward someone important in or…
excessive confidence or boldness; audacity
an awkward, complex, or hazardous situation
dealing with things sensibly and realistically in a way that…
sycophant
a person who acts obsequiously toward someone important in or…
temerity
excessive confidence or boldness; audacity
24 terms
BRVGS AP Biology - Unit 2 - Evolution
evolution
natural selection
mutation
artificial selection
The process by which modern organisms have descended from anc…
Process by which individuals that are better suited to their…
A change in a gene or chromosome.
When humans, not nature, determine the traits that are most b…
evolution
The process by which modern organisms have descended from anc…
natural selection
Process by which individuals that are better suited to their…
AP Biology Unit 2: The Cell
plasma membrane
organelles
nucleus
ribosome
The membrane at the boundary of every cell that acts as a sel…
Any of several membrane-enclosed structures with specialized…
plasma membrane
The membrane at the boundary of every cell that acts as a sel…
organelles
Any of several membrane-enclosed structures with specialized…
14 terms
AP Bio Unit 2.2 Reproduction and development
DNA polymerase
RNA polymerase
Helicase
Ligase
enzyme that helps DNA replicate and create a second, identica…
enzyme that binds to DNA to transcribe that DNA template stra…
enzyme that "unzips" DNA strand so that it can be replicated
enzyme that binds Okazaki fragments (DNA) on lagging strand d…
DNA polymerase
enzyme that helps DNA replicate and create a second, identica…
RNA polymerase
enzyme that binds to DNA to transcribe that DNA template stra…
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APES Unit 2 The Living World
Ecosystem
Abiotic Factors
Biotic Factors
Density Dependent
A particular location on Earth with interacting biotic and ab…
Rock, atmosphere, water, clouds, temperature
Bacteria, plants, animals, fungi, algae
A factor that influences an individual's probability of survi…
Ecosystem
A particular location on Earth with interacting biotic and ab…
Abiotic Factors
Rock, atmosphere, water, clouds, temperature
AP Biology: Unit 2
Osmoregulation
Osmolarity
What are the 3 forms of nitrogenous wa…
Ammonia
provides control of water loss and eliminates excess water an…
total solute concentration expressed as molarity or moles of…
ammonia, urea, uric acid
fish, excreted mostly as NH4+ but needs lots of excess water…
Osmoregulation
provides control of water loss and eliminates excess water an…
Osmolarity
total solute concentration expressed as molarity or moles of…
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
34 terms
AP Psychology Unit 2 - Research Methods
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…
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APES Unit 2: Ecology
Ecology
Biotic Factor
Abiotic Factor
Population
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
A living or once living part of an organism's habitat
A nonliving physical or chemical part of an ecosystem.
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Ecology
Scientific study of interactions among organisms and between…
Biotic Factor
A living or once living part of an organism's habitat
34 terms
AP Psychology 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…
Myers AP Psych-Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that you…
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 you…
Critical Thinking
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
34 terms
BT AP Psychology Unit 2 - Research Methods
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…
AP Gov Unit 2
Civic Competence
Civic Duty
Class-Consciousness
Political Culture
A belief that one can affect government policies
The belief that one has an obligation to participate in civic…
A belief that one is a member of an economic group whose inte…
A patterned and sustained way of thinking about how political…
Civic Competence
A belief that one can affect government policies
Civic Duty
The belief that one has an obligation to participate in civic…
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Unit 2 AP Bio-PHS
Osmosis
Hypertonic
Hypotonic
Isotonic
Movement of water from a high concentration to low concentrat…
Higher concentration of solutes
Lower concentration of solutes
Equal concentration of solutes
Osmosis
Movement of water from a high concentration to low concentrat…
Hypertonic
Higher concentration of solutes
AP Macro Unit 2
Frictional Unemployment
Structural Unemployment
Seasonal Unemployment
Cyclical Unemployment
caused by people quitting and getting new jobs; short unemplo…
caused by changing skills needed to perform a job; long unemp…
caused by a change in seasonal weather patterns
caused by a lull in the business cycle and a weak economy; mo…
Frictional Unemployment
caused by people quitting and getting new jobs; short unemplo…
Structural Unemployment
caused by changing skills needed to perform a job; long unemp…
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2: RESEARCH METHODS
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
73 terms
AP World History Unit 2
Caste System
Patriarchy
Matriarchal
Mandate of Heaven
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
A male dominated society
A female dominated society
an ancient Chinese belief and philosophical idea that tiān (h…
Caste System
a class structure that is determined by birth. Loosely, it me…
Patriarchy
A male dominated society
34 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 2 - Research Methods
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…
85 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers / arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
41 terms
Myers AP Psych-Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that you…
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 you…
Critical Thinking
Thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
35 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 2
Age distribution
Agricultural density
Arithmetic density
Cairo conference
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of people divided by the total land area.
A war time conference held at Cairo, Egypt that was attended…
Age distribution
a model used in population geography that describes the ages…
Agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
AP Psychology Unit 2 Research Methods
field experiments
Basic research
Scientific method
Applied research
Applies the scientific method to experimentally examine an oc…
One of the two main types of research, pure research that aim…
A general approach to gathering information and answering que…
One of the two main types of research, conducted specifically…
field experiments
Applies the scientific method to experimentally examine an oc…
Basic research
One of the two main types of research, pure research that aim…
41 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
22 terms
AP Macro Econ Unit 2
Demand
Supply
Law of Demand
Law of Supply
All of the different quantities of goods that consumers are w…
All of the different quantities of goods that sellers are wil…
There is an INVERSE relationship between price and quantity d…
There is a DIRECT relationship between price and quantity sup…
Demand
All of the different quantities of goods that consumers are w…
Supply
All of the different quantities of goods that sellers are wil…
39 terms
AP Psychology Unit 2
hindsight bias
critical thinking
theory
hypothesis
"I knew it all along"
Thinking that examines assumptions, assesses the source, disc…
an explanation that organizes observations and predicts behav…
an educated guess or prediction that can and will be tested
hindsight bias
"I knew it all along"
critical thinking
Thinking that examines assumptions, assesses the source, disc…
60 terms
Population - AP Human Geography Unit 2.1
agricultural density
arithmetic density
census
crude birth rate (CBR)
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
Enumeration of a population; The single most important data s…
The total number of live births in a year for every 1000 peop…
agricultural density
The ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
arithmetic density
The total number of objects in an area; Total population divi…
AP Language Unit 2
Laconic
Intrepid
Accost
Reticent
expressing much in few words
brave
to approach and speak to
silent
Laconic
expressing much in few words
Intrepid
brave
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AP World History Unit 2
Persian Empire
Athens
Greco-Persian Wars
Hellenism
Empire represented in this map
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
Two major Persian invasions of Greece, 490 and 480 B.C.E., in…
Civilizations represented on this map
Persian Empire
Empire represented in this map
Athens
First recorded democracy ever established. Direct democracy w…
128 terms
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…
36 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
AP Human Geography Unit 2
Agricultural Density
Arable Land
Physiological Density
Arithmetic Population Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
Population of a region / arable (farmable) land
Population of a region divided by total land area.
Agricultural Density
Number of Farmers divided by the arable land
Arable Land
Land suitable for farming/agriculture
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AP Biology Unit 2: The Cell
plasma membrane
organelles
nucleus
ribosome
The membrane at the boundary of every cell that acts as a sel…
Any of several membrane-enclosed structures with specialized…
plasma membrane
The membrane at the boundary of every cell that acts as a sel…
organelles
Any of several membrane-enclosed structures with specialized…
41 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 2: RESEARCH METHODS
Hindsight Bias
Double Blind Procedure
Independent Variable
Dependent Variables
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
The experimental factor that is manipulated--the variable who…
The outcome factor -- the variable that may change in respons…
Hindsight Bias
The tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Double Blind Procedure
An experimental procedure in which both the research particip…
36 terms
AP Biology Unit 2 The Cell
Nucleus
Endosymbiosis
Smooth Endoplasmic Reticulum (SER)
Rough Endoplasmic Reticulum (RER)
A DOUBLE membrane-bound organelle in the cell that contains D…
The hypothesis that suggests that unicellular organisms (the…
Part of the endomembrane system. ... Lipids are synthesized, cal…
An endomembrane system covered with ribosomes where many prot…
Nucleus
A DOUBLE membrane-bound organelle in the cell that contains D…
Endosymbiosis
The hypothesis that suggests that unicellular organisms (the…
AP Psychology Unit 2 - Research Methods
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…
68 terms
Unit 2 Vocab APES
biodiversity
allopatric speciation (geographic isol…
background extinction rate
endemic species
*provides us with more ecosystem services... *promotes resilienc…
when two populations of one species become physically separat…
1-5 species per million on Earth per year; the natural rate a…
species that are particularly vulnerable to extinction due to…
biodiversity
*provides us with more ecosystem services... *promotes resilienc…
allopatric speciation (geographic isol…
when two populations of one species become physically separat…
18 terms
AP Psych Unit 2
Hindsight bias
Overconfidence
Empirical approach
Critical thinking
~Refers to people's tendency to exaggerate their ability to h…
~our tendency to believe we know more then we do... ~most likely…
~basing decisions or conclusions on oberservable evidence ... ~u…
~a questioning attitude regarding psychologists' assumptions…
Hindsight bias
~Refers to people's tendency to exaggerate their ability to h…
Overconfidence
~our tendency to believe we know more then we do... ~most likely…
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