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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…
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…
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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
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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…
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
Just Noticeable Difference
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
difference threshold; the smallest change in stimulation that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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…
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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
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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
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AP Unit 4
affinity
bilious
cognate
corollary
inclination
peevish
closely related
deduction
affinity
inclination
bilious
peevish
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…
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…
73 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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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
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4: Sensation/Perception
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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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…
73 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
73 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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…
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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…
73 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
73 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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BRVGS AP Biology - Unit 4 - Cell Structure and Function
prokaryote
nucleoid
eukaryote
nucleus
A unicellular organism that lacks a nucleus and membrane boun…
A dense region of DNA in a prokaryotic cell.
A cell that contains a nucleus and membrane bound organelles
site of DNA replication and transcription; contains the nucle…
prokaryote
A unicellular organism that lacks a nucleus and membrane boun…
nucleoid
A dense region of DNA in a prokaryotic cell.
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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…
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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)…
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 4: SENSATION & PERCEPTION
sensation
perception
bottom-up processing
top-down processing
the raw data of experience; sensory stimulation. Ex: Our eyes…
the mental process of sorting, identifying, and arranging raw…
Starts with basic sensory information
Constructing perceptions based on our experiences and expecta…
sensation
the raw data of experience; sensory stimulation. Ex: Our eyes…
perception
the mental process of sorting, identifying, and arranging raw…
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…
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…
72 terms
RV Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 4
absolute threshold
cocktail party effect
binocular cues
blind spot
Minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
The phenomenon of being able to focus one's auditory attentio…
Visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
Place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
absolute threshold
Minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
cocktail party effect
The phenomenon of being able to focus one's auditory attentio…
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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.
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AP Bio Unit 4
Absorption spectrum
Action spectrum
Thomas Engelmann
Light reactions location
Graph of a pigment's light absorption vs. wavelength (chlorop…
Graph of effectiveness of pigments at different wavelengths (…
Experiment to find absorption and action spectrums by having…
In thylakoids
Absorption spectrum
Graph of a pigment's light absorption vs. wavelength (chlorop…
Action spectrum
Graph of effectiveness of pigments at different wavelengths (…
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…
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AP Psychology Unit 4: Sensation and Perception Vocabulary
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…
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…
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…
72 terms
Brunson AP Psychology Unit 4: Sensation/Perception
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity)
Place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
Snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity)
72 terms
Myers Psychology for AP - Unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
36 terms
Unit 4: AP Psychology Consciousness
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM (rapid eye movement) sleep
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
rapid eye movement sleep; a recurring sleep stage during whic…
the relatively slow brain waves of a relaxed, awake state.
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment.
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
70 terms
AP Psychology Unit 4 - Sensation and Perception
Absolute threshold
Binocular cues
Blind spot
Cochlea
Minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
Visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
Place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
Snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
Absolute threshold
Minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
Binocular cues
Visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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…
56 terms
AP Psychology: Unit 4: Sensation & Perception
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…
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…
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…
73 terms
Myers for AP Psychology-unit 4
absolute threshold
binocular cues
blind spot
cochlea
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
place on the retina out where the optic nerve leaves the eye,…
snail-shaped structure in the inner ear; contains fluid that…
absolute threshold
minimal amount of energy required to produce any sensation, 5…
binocular cues
visual messages/cues that require two eyes (retinal disparity…
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…
23 terms
AP Art History Unit 4
Petra Jordan
Catacomb of Priscilla
Santa Sabina
Vienna Genesis
Petra Jordan
Catacomb of Priscilla
20 terms
AP Lang Unit 4 Vocab
Recondite
Palliate
Puissant
Trenchant
Secret, hidden, obscure
Alleviate, relieve without curing
Powerful
Keen, incisive
Recondite
Secret, hidden, obscure
Palliate
Alleviate, relieve without curing
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…
20 terms
Pre-AP Vocab Unit 4
juxtapose
lethargy
ambiguous
inane
(v) To place close together,especially in order to compare or…
(n) A great lack of energy inactivity due to laziness; sluggi…
(adj ) Able to be interpreted in more than one way; not clear…
(adj) Without sense or meaning; foolish... The idea to go swimm…
juxtapose
(v) To place close together,especially in order to compare or…
lethargy
(n) A great lack of energy inactivity due to laziness; sluggi…
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