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AP Unit 3 Review
natural philosophy
Copernican hypothesis
experimental method
law of inertia
The study of the nature of the universe, its purpose, and how…
The idea that the sun, not the earth, was the center of the u…
The approach, pioneered by Galileo, that the proper way to ex…
A law formulated by Galileo that states that motion, not rest…
natural philosophy
The study of the nature of the universe, its purpose, and how…
Copernican hypothesis
The idea that the sun, not the earth, was the center of the u…
AP Macro Unit 3
Aggregate
Aggregate Demand (AD)
Aggregate Supply
Automatic Stabilizers
Sum total; a collection of separate things mixed together.
A schedule or curve that shows the total quantity demanded fo…
The total amount of goods and services that all firms in all…
Built-in mechanisms in the tax code and transfer payment prog…
Aggregate
Sum total; a collection of separate things mixed together.
Aggregate Demand (AD)
A schedule or curve that shows the total quantity demanded fo…
AP Unit 3 Vocabulary
Linkage Institution
Narrowcasting
Faction
Political Party
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass me…
The modern media trend for TV and radio shows to target very…
Group or clique within a larger organization; party strife an…
A group of individuals with broad common interests who organi…
Linkage Institution
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass me…
Narrowcasting
The modern media trend for TV and radio shows to target very…
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AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
38 terms
BRVGS AP Biology - Unit 3 - Biochemistry
polarity
hydroxyl group
amino group
phosphate group
Molecules having uneven distribution of charges
A functional group consisting of a hydrogen atom joined to an…
A functional group that consists of a nitrogen atom bonded to…
A functional group consisting of a phosphorus atom covalently…
polarity
Molecules having uneven distribution of charges
hydroxyl group
A functional group consisting of a hydrogen atom joined to an…
73 terms
AP Psych Unit 3
Neuron
Afferent (sensory) neurons
Efferent (motor) neurons
Interneurons
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
Neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Afferent (sensory) neurons
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
27 terms
AP CSP - Unit 3
ASCII
Bit
Bitmap
Byte
A character encoding scheme in which each character is repres…
Short for 'binary digit'
A type of memory organization or image file format used to st…
8 bits
ASCII
A character encoding scheme in which each character is repres…
Bit
Short for 'binary digit'
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AP Biology Unit 3: Protein structure and Enzymes
enzyme
polypeptide
protein
amino acid
A macromolecule serving as a catalyst, a chemical agent that…
A polymer (chain) of many amino acids linked together by pept…
A functional biological molecule consisting of one or more po…
An organic molecule possessing both carboxyl and amino groups…
enzyme
A macromolecule serving as a catalyst, a chemical agent that…
polypeptide
A polymer (chain) of many amino acids linked together by pept…
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AP Bio unit 3 ENERGY
Metabolism
Metabolic pathway
1st law of thermodynamics
2nd law of thermodynamics
Sum total of an organism's chemical reactions
A series of chemical reactions that either build complex mole…
Energy can be transferred and transformed, but it cannot be c…
During every energy transfer or transformation, some energy i…
Metabolism
Sum total of an organism's chemical reactions
Metabolic pathway
A series of chemical reactions that either build complex mole…
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APES Unit 3: Populations
Total Fertility Rate
Replacement-level fertility
Infant Mortality Rate
Crude Birth Rate
The number of children born to an average woman in a populati…
A fertility rate that will just replace a woman and her partn…
A figure that describes the number of babies that die within…
Number of births per 1,000 people per year
Total Fertility Rate
The number of children born to an average woman in a populati…
Replacement-level fertility
A fertility rate that will just replace a woman and her partn…
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Languages - AP Human Geography Unit 3.2
creole
dialect
ebonics
extinct language
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A dialect spoken by some African Americans.
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
creole
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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AP World History- Unit 3
Buddhism
Daoism
Equal field system
Grand canal
came to china over the silk roads. It is a religion that desi…
Chinese philosophy with origins in the Zhou dynasty; it is as…
Chinese system during the Tang dynasty in which the goal was…
One of the world's largest waterworks projects before modern…
Buddhism
came to china over the silk roads. It is a religion that desi…
Daoism
Chinese philosophy with origins in the Zhou dynasty; it is as…
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
AP Psychology: Unit 3: Biology
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
108 terms
AP Human Geography-Unit 3
culture
folk/local culture
folklore
popular culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
the traditional beliefs, customs, and stories of a community,…
large culture that incorporates heterogeneous populations, is…
culture
a group of belief systems, norms, and values practiced by a p…
folk/local culture
how a group of people in a place that see themselves and shar…
35 terms
AP Statistics Unit 3
response variable
trial
population
sample
values of this variable record the results of each trial with…
the sequence of several components representing events that w…
the entire group of individuals or instances about whom we ho…
a representative subset of a population, examined in hope of…
response variable
values of this variable record the results of each trial with…
trial
the sequence of several components representing events that w…
AP Government Unit 3
Casework
Mark-Up Session
Discharge Petition
Pork Barrel
social work directly concerned with individuals, especially t…
the process by which a U.S. congressional committee or state…
bringing a bill out of committee and to the floor for conside…
the use of government funds for projects designed to please v…
Casework
social work directly concerned with individuals, especially t…
Mark-Up Session
the process by which a U.S. congressional committee or state…
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AP Gov Unit 3
Substantial Representation
Descriptive Representation
Incumbents
Casework
A type of representation when someone represents people don't…
A type of representation when you represent someone who is si…
Someone who is already on office.
Activities members of Congress do that help their constituent…
Substantial Representation
A type of representation when someone represents people don't…
Descriptive Representation
A type of representation when you represent someone who is si…
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Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
77 terms
AP Psychology: Unit 3: Biology
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
65 terms
AP Macro Econ Unit 3
Free Market
Command Economy
Laissez Faire
Invisible Hand
An economic system where markets decide how to produce, what…
An economic system where the government controls all aspects…
Translated to "let it be," meaning that there is little gover…
Concept that the market will adjust to the desires of consume…
Free Market
An economic system where markets decide how to produce, what…
Command Economy
An economic system where the government controls all aspects…
78 terms
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
118 terms
APES Unit 3 Populations Review
Population Distribution: Random Distri…
Population Distribution: Uniform Distr…
Population Distribution: Clumped Distr…
Forests & Coral Reefs are examples of…
No pattern
Uniform
Clumped together
Random Distribution
Population Distribution: Random Distri…
No pattern
Population Distribution: Uniform Distr…
Uniform
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Unit 3 600-1450 AP World History
Silk Roads
Black Death
Indian Ocean trading network
Srivijaya
the most famous of the trading routes established by pastoral…
The common name for a major outbreak of plague that spread ac…
The world's largest sea-based system of comunication and exch…
A Malay kingdom that dominated the Straits of Malacca between…
Silk Roads
the most famous of the trading routes established by pastoral…
Black Death
The common name for a major outbreak of plague that spread ac…
10 terms
AP Unit 3
Allusion
Anaphora
Deconstruction
Deus Ex Machina
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
A critical approach that debunks single definitions of meanin…
In literature, the use of an artificial device or gimmick to…
Allusion
A brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or i…
Anaphora
A rhetorical figure of repetition in which the same word or p…
38 terms
Unit 3 AP World History
Ka'aba
Muhammad
Islam
The "Five Pillars"
polytheistic shrine
Guy who built on the religious traditions of the Arabian peni…
the religion of the Muslims, a monotheistic faith regarded as…
FPFAP: Faith, Prayer, Fasting, Alms-Giving, Pilgrimage (Hajj)
Ka'aba
polytheistic shrine
Muhammad
Guy who built on the religious traditions of the Arabian peni…
Unit 3 Neurons AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
neurons that carry incoming information from the sensory rece…
neurons that carry outgoing information from the brain and sp…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
AP Language Unit 3
Alacrity
Disdain
Pugnacious
Feint
Briskness, Lively Action
Contempt
Quarrelsome
A false attack
Alacrity
Briskness, Lively Action
Disdain
Contempt
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
AP Unit 3 Vocabulary
Linkage Institution
Narrowcasting
Faction
Political Party
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass me…
The modern media trend for TV and radio shows to target very…
Group or clique within a larger organization; party strife an…
A group of individuals with broad common interests who organi…
Linkage Institution
Institutions that connect citizens to government. The mass me…
Narrowcasting
The modern media trend for TV and radio shows to target very…
20 terms
AP Literature Unit 3
Cavort
Credence
Decry
Dissemble
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... Synonym: credit, trust, confid…
(v.) to condemn, express strong disapproval; to officially de…
(v.) to disguise or conceal, deliberately give a false impres…
Cavort
(v.) to romp or prance around exuberantly; to make merry... Syno…
Credence
(n.) belief, mental acceptance... Synonym: credit, trust, confid…
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Unit 3 AP - Competition
Explicit Costs
Implicit Costs
Normal Profit
Economic Profit
The actual payments a firm makes to its factors of production…
Opportunity cost of doing the business
The opportunity cost of the entrepreneur's talents. Another w…
The difference between a firm's total revenue and all costs
Explicit Costs
The actual payments a firm makes to its factors of production…
Implicit Costs
Opportunity cost of doing the business
46 terms
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychologists
neuron
axon
myelin sheath
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
biological psychologists
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
341 terms
AP Unit 3
good place to find help u-tube John west
where is the apex of the lungs?
where is the top of the lungs?
how many total generations are there?…
*note to self look in books to see if I have John West pulm p…
at the top
situated above the 1st rib, rather tall
23 ... 0 = trachea... 1 = Bronchi... Bronchioles... Terminal bronchioles…
good place to find help u-tube John west
*note to self look in books to see if I have John West pulm p…
where is the apex of the lungs?
at the top
AP World Unit 3 Vocabulary
Etruscans
Patricians
Plebians
Tribunes
Beginning in the 700 BCE, first rulers of Roman Republic and…
In ancient Rome, landowning men whose fathers were Roman citi…
Members of the lower class of Ancient Rome including farmers,…
An officer of ancient Rome elected by the plebeians to protec…
Etruscans
Beginning in the 700 BCE, first rulers of Roman Republic and…
Patricians
In ancient Rome, landowning men whose fathers were Roman citi…
AP Euro Unit 3
Absolutism
Henry IV
Duke of Sully (Maximilian de Bethune)
Louis XIII
A form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in which t…
(1589-1610) Formerly Henry of Navarre; ascended the French th…
Soldier, French minister, staunch Huguenot and faithful right…
(1610-1643) As a youth, his regency was beset by corruption a…
Absolutism
A form of government, usually hereditary monarchy, in which t…
Henry IV
(1589-1610) Formerly Henry of Navarre; ascended the French th…
54 terms
APES Unit 3: Population
population size
population density
population distribution
sex ratio
the number of individual organisms present at a given time.
the number of individuals within a population per unit area.
the spatial arrangement of organisms within a particular area.
the proportion of males to females in a population.
population size
the number of individual organisms present at a given time.
population density
the number of individuals within a population per unit area.
15 terms
Unit 3 Definitions - AP Lang
atrophy
efficacy
emolument
icon
v. to waste away or fail to develop
n. The power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
n. salary or fees for work done; compensation
n. ... 1. A religious painting, especially one revered by the Ea…
atrophy
v. to waste away or fail to develop
efficacy
n. The power to bring about the desired result; effectiveness
46 terms
AP World History Unit 3 500-1450
Hijab
Muslim
Arab
Islam
Head covering worn in public by some Muslim women.
Follower of the religion of Islam.
A member of a Semitic people, originally from the Arabian pen…
A monotheistic religion founded by Muhammad as the Prophet of…
Hijab
Head covering worn in public by some Muslim women.
Muslim
Follower of the religion of Islam.
42 terms
Unit 3 Ap World Review
The Monsoon System
Trade in the Hellenistic World
Sea lanes and Maritime Trade
Trade goods
During the summer the winds blow regularly from the southwest…
Spices, pepper, cosmetics, gems, and pearls from India travel…
The silk roads included a network of sea lanes that sustained…
Mediterranean merchants and manufactures often imported raw m…
The Monsoon System
During the summer the winds blow regularly from the southwest…
Trade in the Hellenistic World
Spices, pepper, cosmetics, gems, and pearls from India travel…
20 terms
AP Literature Unit 3 Vocabulary
Anagram
Noncommittal
Assertion
Quixotic
Word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changing…
Not committing to any one position or course of action; not r…
The act of declaring something positively
Practically idealistic, noble or chivalry
Anagram
Word or phrase formed from another word or phrase by changing…
Noncommittal
Not committing to any one position or course of action; not r…
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AP WORLD HISTORY - BENTLEY unit 3
Constantine
Justinian
Theodora
Belisarius
Emperor of Rome who adopted the Christian faith and stopped t…
Byzantine emperor in the 6th century A.D. who reconquered muc…
The wife of Justinian, she helped to improve the status of wo…
A Byzantine general under Justinian. He recovered former Roma…
Constantine
Emperor of Rome who adopted the Christian faith and stopped t…
Justinian
Byzantine emperor in the 6th century A.D. who reconquered muc…
AP PSYCH UNIT 3 VOCAB
biological psychology
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
a nerve cell, (building block of the nervous system)
a neuron's bushy, branching extensions that receive messages…
the neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
biological psychology
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
neuron
a nerve cell, (building block of the nervous system)
63 terms
AP Psych: unit 3 vocab
intensity
absolute threshold
accommodation
audition
the amount of energy in a light/sound wave, determined by wav…
minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50…
process when the eye's lens changes shape to focus on near/fa…
sense or act of hearing (ex. audio)
intensity
the amount of energy in a light/sound wave, determined by wav…
absolute threshold
minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulus 50…
24 terms
Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers FCQ
axon
myelin sheath
threshold
Antagonists
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
the level of stimulation required to trigger a neural impulse.
Chemical substances that block or reduce a cell's response to…
axon
the neuron extension that passes and electrical messages thro…
myelin sheath
a layer of fatty tissue segmentally encasing the fibers of ma…
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Curtis AP Psychology Unit 3 Vocabulary
transduction
absolute threshold
just noticeable difference
Weber's Law
Conversion of one form of energy into another. In sensation,…
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
Minimum level of detectable difference between two measurable…
The principle that, to be perceived as different, two stimuli…
transduction
Conversion of one form of energy into another. In sensation,…
absolute threshold
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
60 terms
AP BIO Unit 3
electronegativity
hydrogen bonds
polar covalent bonds
cohesion
measure of the tendency of an atom to attract a pair of coval…
weak "magnetic" interactions between the negative end of one…
unequal sharing of covalently bonded electrons
the tendency of water molecules to stick to other water molec…
electronegativity
measure of the tendency of an atom to attract a pair of coval…
hydrogen bonds
weak "magnetic" interactions between the negative end of one…
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