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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…
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…
22 terms
AP Unit 3.Thermochemistry
Energy
Potential energy
Kinetic energy
Law of conservation of energy
the ability to do work
The energy stored in chemical bonds
energy of motion, proportional to Kelvin temperature
energy is neither created nor destroyed in a chemical change,…
Energy
the ability to do work
Potential energy
The energy stored in chemical bonds
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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…
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.
78 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.
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…
AP Psychology Unit 3: Biological Basis of Behavior
Biological Psychology
Neuron
Dendrites
Axon
The scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
Branching extensions that receive chemical messages from othe…
After threshold level is reached, depolariztion begins down t…
Biological Psychology
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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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…
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.
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Brunson AP Psychology Unit 3 Biological Systems
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.
37 terms
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…
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.
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…
67 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.
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…
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APES Unit 3- Human Population
total fertility rate
introduced species
underdeveloped country
GDP (gross domestic product)
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
a country with a low industrial base (low GDP)
the money's worth of goods and services produced in a country
total fertility rate
The average number of children born to a woman in a her lifet…
introduced species
a species living outside of its native range, as a result of…
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'
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.
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.
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.
60 terms
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…
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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
Unit 3 Brain Structures AP Psychology Myers
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
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.
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…
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.
9 terms
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…
44 terms
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…
42 terms
AP Biology Unit 3 Photosynthesis
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Chemoautotroph
ATP
An organism that makes its own food... Plants... Can use solar en…
An organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating oth…
Autotrophic bacteria that derive energy from inorganic sulfur…
(adenosine triphosphate) ... main energy source that cells use…
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food... Plants... Can use solar en…
Heterotroph
An organism that obtains organic food molecules by eating oth…
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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…
99 terms
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…
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…
52 terms
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…
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…
10 terms
Pre-AP Vocab Unit 3 - Rhetorical Terms
allusion
chiasmus
delayed sentence
non-periodic sentence
A statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the sec…
A sentence that withholds its main idea until the end. For ex…
a type of sentence in which the main idea (independent clause…
allusion
chiasmus
A statement consisting of two parallel parts in which the sec…
97 terms
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…
67 terms
AP World History Unit 3 500-1450
Muslim
Sassanid
Arab
Islam
Follower of the religion of Islam.
The name of the last pre-Islamic Iranian empire. It was one o…
A member of a Semitic people, originally from the Arabian pen…
A monotheistic religion founded by Muhammad as the Prophet of…
Muslim
Follower of the religion of Islam.
Sassanid
The name of the last pre-Islamic Iranian empire. It was one o…
85 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3
Perception
Sensation
Sensory Transduction
Absolute Threshold
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, thus…
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Transforming of stimulus energies. Basically sights, sounds,…
The minimum stimulation needed to detect a particular stimulu…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory info, thus…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
76 terms
AP Psychology - Unit 3 Biological Bases of Behavior
biological psychology
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between biological (genetic…
a nerve cell; the basic 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; the basic building block of the nervous system.…
20 terms
AP Language Unit 3
Alacrity
Disdain
Pugnacious
Feint
Briskness, Lively Action
Contempt
Quarrelsome
A false attack
Alacrity
Briskness, Lively Action
Disdain
Contempt
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…
75 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.
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.
71 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3 Neuroscience
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.
67 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.
82 terms
Oddi Unit 3 AP Psychology Myers
biological psychology
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 psychology
the scientific study of the links between biological and psyc…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
97 terms
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…
29 terms
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
Unit 3 Endocrine System AP Psychology Myers
Nervous system
Central nervous system (CNS)
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Somatic nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
the brain and the spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
Nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Central nervous system (CNS)
the brain and the spinal cord
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