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AP Unit 4
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
inclination
peevish
closely related
deduction
affinity
inclination
bilious
peevish
43 terms
AP Unit 4 Review
Estates General
estates
National Assembly
Great Fear
A legislative body in pre-revolutionary France made up of rep…
The three legal categories, or orders, of France's inhabitant…
The first French revolutionary legislature, made up primarily…
The fear of noble reprisals against peasant uprisings that se…
Estates General
A legislative body in pre-revolutionary France made up of rep…
estates
The three legal categories, or orders, of France's inhabitant…
59 terms
APES - Unit 4 Populations
population
community
population ecology
population size (N)
the individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
all of the populations of organisms within a given area
the study of factors that cause populations to increase or de…
the total number of individuals within a defined area at a gi…
population
the individuals that belong to the same species and live in a…
community
all of the populations of organisms within a given area
24 terms
APES Unit 4
Biomass
Competitive Exclusion
Interspecific Competition
Intraspecific Competition
competition between members of different species
Biomass
Competitive Exclusion
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
57 terms
AP Psych Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
AP Euro Unit 4
Scholasticism
Copernicus
Tycho Brahe
Johannes Kepler
A philosophical and theological system, associated with Thoma…
Developed the first modern theory of a sun-centered universe…
Amassed nearly 20 years worth of astrological data that event…
German astronomer and mathematician. Considered the founder o…
Scholasticism
A philosophical and theological system, associated with Thoma…
Copernicus
Developed the first modern theory of a sun-centered universe…
68 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
cones
visual messages/cues that only require one eye
place on the retina out where the ganglion cells axons leads…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
visual receptor cells; located in retina; 8 million in each e…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that only require one eye
blind spot
place on the retina out where the ganglion cells axons leads…
17 terms
AP Statistics Unit 4 - Probability
Probability
Law of Large Numbers
Simulation
Sample Space (S)
A number between 0 and 1 that describes the proportion of tim…
If we observe more and more repetitions of any chance process…
An imitation of chance behavior based on a chance model that…
The set of all possible outcomes of a chance process.
Probability
A number between 0 and 1 that describes the proportion of tim…
Law of Large Numbers
If we observe more and more repetitions of any chance process…
Unit 4-Myers for AP, 2e
sensation
perception
bottom up processing
top down processing
bottom up process by which our senses, like vision, hearing a…
the top-down way our brains organize and interpret that info…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
bottom up process by which our senses, like vision, hearing a…
perception
the top-down way our brains organize and interpret that info…
20 terms
Freshmen PRE-AP Unit 4
unkempt
bereft
fortitude
gape
(adj.) not combed; untidy; not properly maintained; unpolishe…
(adj) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
(n) courage in facing difficulties
(v) to stare with an open mouth
unkempt
(adj.) not combed; untidy; not properly maintained; unpolishe…
bereft
(adj) deprived of; made unhappy through a loss
62 terms
AP Psychology: unit 4
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
1) the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous sys…
1) the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informa…
1) analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works…
1) information processing guided by higher-level mental proce…
Sensation
1) the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous sys…
Perception
1) the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informa…
Unit 4 Ap World
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…
63 terms
BT AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
54 terms
Unit 4 Ap world history
absolute monarch
atheists
capitalism
colonization
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
People who deny the existence of God
An economic system based on private ownership of capital
One country taking over another area to be used for their ben…
absolute monarch
A system of government in which the head of state is a heredi…
atheists
People who deny the existence of God
45 terms
AP Bio Unit 4 CELL SIGNALING
Reception (signal transduction pathway)
Ligand
Ligand ion channel receptor
G-protein coupled receptor (GPCR)
target cell's detection of a signaling molecule coming from o…
Signaling molecule
When a ligand binds to the receptor, the gate allows specific…
1. Ligand molecule binds to specific G protein-couple recepto…
Reception (signal transduction pathway)
target cell's detection of a signaling molecule coming from o…
Ligand
Signaling molecule
AP Psychology Unit 4
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
15 terms
Unit 4 Definitions - AP Lang
autonomy
circumspect
composure
edifice
n: The quality or state of being self-governing; independence
adj: Cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
n: Calmness of mind or bearing: self-control
n: 1. A large, imposing structure or building... 2. A complex s…
autonomy
n: The quality or state of being self-governing; independence
circumspect
adj: Cautious and prudent; heedful of consequences
107 terms
AP Unit 4 Vocab
Constituency
Delegate
Trustee
Agency Representation
The district making up the area from which an official is ele…
A representative who votes according to the preferences of hi…
A representative who votes based on what he or she thinks is…
The type of representation according to which representatives…
Constituency
The district making up the area from which an official is ele…
Delegate
A representative who votes according to the preferences of hi…
63 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
34 terms
APES: Unit 4 Energy Resources
Energy
Kinetic energy
Potential energy
Low quality energy
Capacity for doing work or transfering heat
Energy associated with motion.
Energy that is stored (stress in a fault zone, roller coaster…
Energy that is not easily converted to useful work, disorgani…
Energy
Capacity for doing work or transfering heat
Kinetic energy
Energy associated with motion.
45 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Learning
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation. As infan…
learning that certain events occur together. The events may b…
a type of learning in which one learns to link two or more st…
learning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
habituation
decreasing responsiveness with repeated stimulation. As infan…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
64 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
37 terms
AP Macro = Unit 4 - Money, Banking, Monetary Policy = SAUSD
Money Multiplier
Quantity Theory of Money
Asset
Balance Sheet
Equals 1 over the Required Reserve Ratio. Application: An ini…
MV = PQ. A monetarists' view that explains how changes in the…
items of monetary value owned by a firm or individual; opposi…
Statement of the assets and liabilities that determine a firm…
Money Multiplier
Equals 1 over the Required Reserve Ratio. Application: An ini…
Quantity Theory of Money
MV = PQ. A monetarists' view that explains how changes in the…
95 terms
Unit 4 1450-1750 AP World Terms Strayer
Cortes
the great dying
Dona Marina
Columbian Exchange
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
The massive epidemic caused by Old World diseases (zoonoses)…
Aztec woman who became an interpreter for Hernando Cortes dur…
The exchange of plants, animals, diseases, and technologies b…
Cortes
Spanish conquistador who defeated the Aztecs and conquered Me…
the great dying
The massive epidemic caused by Old World diseases (zoonoses)…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
20 terms
Unit 4 AP
ascetic
cacophony
chimerical
compensatory
(n) one who practices self-denial
(n) discord, harsh sound, dissonance
(adj) visionary, imaginary, fantastic
(adj) serving to pay back
ascetic
(n) one who practices self-denial
cacophony
(n) discord, harsh sound, dissonance
80 terms
APES - Unit 4: Biodiversity
Climate
Weather
Troposphere
Stratosphere
average weather that occurs in a given region over a long per…
short term conditions of the atmosphere in a local area, whic…
thin layer of the atmosphere closest to the surface of the ea…
layer of the atmosphere above the troposphere, in which tempe…
Climate
average weather that occurs in a given region over a long per…
Weather
short term conditions of the atmosphere in a local area, whic…
92 terms
AP Human Geography - Political Organization of Space (Unit 4)
Annexation
Antarctica
Apartheid
Balkanization
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
the state of being apart
the process of fragmentation or division of a region or state…
Annexation
the action of seizing something, especially a territory
Antarctica
the southernmost continent and the site of the South Pole
22 terms
AP Vocabulary Unit 4
frenetic
disarray
atrophy
asseverate
(adj) Frenzied, highly agitated
(n.) disorder, confusion; (v.) to throw into disorder
To wither away
to affirm earnestly and with emphasis
frenetic
(adj) Frenzied, highly agitated
disarray
(n.) disorder, confusion; (v.) to throw into disorder
21 terms
AP CSP Unit 4
Moore's Law
Big Data
One-pager
Caesar Cipher
the observation that computing power roughly doubles every tw…
a broad term for datasets so large or complex that traditiona…
A business/corporate term for a document that summarizes a la…
a technique for encryption that shifts the alphabet by some n…
Moore's Law
the observation that computing power roughly doubles every tw…
Big Data
a broad term for datasets so large or complex that traditiona…
16 terms
APES Vocab, Unit 4
The rate of growth of a population... [bi…
The number in a population or a specie…
Represents growth rate
Represents carrying capacity of an env…
Growth Rate
N
R
K
The rate of growth of a population... [bi…
Growth Rate
The number in a population or a specie…
N
98 terms
AP Psych: Unit 4: Vocabulary
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up processing
Little to Big
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
Bottom-Up processing: Simply
Sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
55 terms
APES Unit 4
Population
Population Dynamics
Limits to population growth
Population change formula
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Populations are always changing:... -size... -density... -dispersion (…
-Natality: birth... -mortality: death... -immigration: movement in…
(births + immigration) - (deaths + emmigration) = population…
Population
A group of individuals that belong to the same species and li…
Population Dynamics
Populations are always changing:... -size... -density... -dispersion (…
67 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom up processing
top down processing
sensory receptors and nervous system receive and represent st…
organizing and interpreting sensory information which then al…
Analyzing from small details to big picture or holistic views
analyzing from big picture or holistic view to small details
sensation
sensory receptors and nervous system receive and represent st…
perception
organizing and interpreting sensory information which then al…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
24 terms
AP Human Geography Unit 4
State
Sovereignty
City State
Colonialism
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Independant from control of its internal affairs by other sta…
A sovereign state that comprises a town and the surrounding c…
Effort by one country to establish settlements in a territory…
State
an area organized into a political unit and ruled by an estab…
Sovereignty
Independant from control of its internal affairs by other sta…
19 terms
Unit 4 Essential Vocabulary- Pre-AP
plot
subplots
multi-modal
parallel episodes
Sequence of events in a literary work
separate stories or series of incidents that are related to t…
Learning opportunities involving more than one sensory system
When elements of the plot are repeated
plot
Sequence of events in a literary work
subplots
separate stories or series of incidents that are related to t…
15 terms
Unit 4 Sentences - AP Lang
autonomy
circumspect
composure
edifice
Quebec's separatist movement seeks __________ for the province.
A __________ investor researches carefully before buying shar…
Savanna maintained her ___________, despite the prosecutor's…
The __________ with the grand staircase is the Metropolitan M…
autonomy
Quebec's separatist movement seeks __________ for the province.
circumspect
A __________ investor researches carefully before buying shar…
98 terms
Unit 4 AP World Zeel
Bubonic Plague
Emissaries
Genghis Khan
Golden Horde
a deadly disease that spread across Asia and Europe in the mi…
A person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic r…
Also known as Temujin; he united the Mongol tribes into an un…
Mongol khanate founded by Genghis Khan's. It was based in sou…
Bubonic Plague
a deadly disease that spread across Asia and Europe in the mi…
Emissaries
A person sent on a special mission, usually as a diplomatic r…
63 terms
EHS AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
63 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
AP Psychology Unit 4
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
analysis that begins with the sensory receptors and works up…
information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
sensation
the process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
perception
the process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
AP Biology - Unit 4
palisade mesophyll
upper epidermis
guard cell
stomata
ground tissue of a leaf. made up of layers of elongated paren…
reduces water loss and is covered with waxy cuticle. Allows l…
controls the opening and closing of pores in the cell
allows gad exchange and responsible for evaporation lost of w…
palisade mesophyll
ground tissue of a leaf. made up of layers of elongated paren…
upper epidermis
reduces water loss and is covered with waxy cuticle. Allows l…
61 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 (Myers)
Sensation
Perception
Bottom Up Processing
Top Down Processing
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
Analysis that begins with sensory receptors and works up to t…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Perception
The process of organizing and interpreting sensory informatio…
50 terms
Unit 4 Ap World
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…
47 terms
AP Psych Myers Unit 4: Sensation
Sensation
Bottom-up Processing
Top-Down Processing
Selective Attention
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
Information processing guided by higher-level mental processe…
The focusing of conscious awareness on a particular stimulus.
Sensation
The process by which our sensory receptors and nervous system…
Bottom-up Processing
Analysis that begins with the sense receptors and works up to…
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