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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…
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…
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…
30 terms
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…
49 terms
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…
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…
27 terms
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,…
80 terms
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 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.
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…
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…
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.
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…
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…
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.
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…
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.
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
77 terms
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…
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.
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.
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.
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
26 terms
Myers' AP Psychology for AP*: Unit 3A
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
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…
67 terms
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…
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…
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…
63 terms
Murphy Ap HUG unit 3
Custom
Folk Culture
Habit
Popular culture
a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing so…
the unifying expressive components of everyday life as enacte…
A repetitive act that an particular individual performs.
Culture fond in large heterogeneous societies that shares cer…
Custom
a traditional and widely accepted way of behaving or doing so…
Folk Culture
the unifying expressive components of everyday life as enacte…
12 terms
AP HUMAN- Unit 3 Language
Language
Dialect
Language Family
Language Group
a system of communication through the use of speech, a collec…
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
a collection of languages related to each other through a com…
a collection of languages within a branch that share a common…
Language
a system of communication through the use of speech, a collec…
Dialect
a regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
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…
31 terms
Biological basis for behavior- AP Myers unit 3
biological psychology
neuron
dendrites
axon
scientific study of the links between biological (genes, neur…
a nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
part of the neuron that receives messages and conducts impuls…
the neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
biological psychology
scientific study of the links between biological (genes, neur…
neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
51 terms
APES Unit 3
Rain Shadow Effect
Microclimates
Biomes
Tundra
A region of land on the leeward (lower) side of a mountain ra…
Local climate conditions that differ from the general climate…
Characterized by the climate (temperature and precipitation)…
Also known as the treeless plains. Very cold and dry.
Rain Shadow Effect
A region of land on the leeward (lower) side of a mountain ra…
Microclimates
Local climate conditions that differ from the general climate…
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.
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
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.
82 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3
biological psychology
neuron
dendrites
axon
the scientific study of the links between psychological and b…
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
a branchlike extension of a neuron that receives messages and…
the neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
biological psychology
the scientific study of the links between psychological and b…
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
40 terms
Unit 3- AP Government Review
How often do party conventions meet?
Caucus
Primary
Super Tuesday
Every 4 Years
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
A ballot vote in which citizens select a party's nominee for…
A Tuesday in early March in which many presidential primaries…
How often do party conventions meet?
Every 4 Years
Caucus
A meeting of local party members to choose party officials or…
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…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3A & B
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 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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