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APES Chapter 7
Factors that Drive Human Population Gr…
Developed vs Developing Countries
Changes in population size
Changes in population size cont.
Factors that Drive Human Population Gr…
Developed vs Developing Countries
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Population of the world
Growth rate of the world
Country with fastest growing population
Examples of a country in each phase
7.3 billion
1.13%
India
phase 1: sub-saharan Africa (places with lots of AIDS)... phase…
Population of the world
7.3 billion
Growth rate of the world
1.13%
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AP Vocabulary Chapter 7
Proliferation
Plethora
Acute
Discourse
A rapid and excessive increase
Overabundance, excess
Sharp or severe in impact, intense
Conversation
Proliferation
A rapid and excessive increase
Plethora
Overabundance, excess
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AP Psychology Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Information Processing Model
Encoding
Storage
Any system; human, animal, or machine; that encodes, stores,…
A cognitive understanding of memory, emphasizing how informat…
Modification of information to fit the preferred format for t…
Retention of encoded material over time
Memory
Any system; human, animal, or machine; that encodes, stores,…
Information Processing Model
A cognitive understanding of memory, emphasizing how informat…
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AP Biology - Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Active Transport
Aquaporin
Concentration Gradient
Diffusion
Movement of a substance across a biological membrane against…
Transport protein in plasma membrane in plant or animal cell…
Change in density of a chemical substance in an area. Cells m…
Tendency of a substance to move down its concentration gradie…
Active Transport
Movement of a substance across a biological membrane against…
Aquaporin
Transport protein in plasma membrane in plant or animal cell…
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AP Psychology Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Consciousness
Cognitive neuroscience
Dual processing
Selective attention
process underlying mental model we create of the world of whi…
The interdisciplinary study of the brain activity linked with…
the principle that information is often simultaneously proces…
The focus of attention on one particular stimulus or task at…
Consciousness
process underlying mental model we create of the world of whi…
Cognitive neuroscience
The interdisciplinary study of the brain activity linked with…
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AP Macroeconomics: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
economic growth
real GDP per capita
rule of 70
productivity
1. the outward shift in the production possibilities curve th…
Inflation adjusted output per person; real GDP/population
a method for determining the number of years it will take for…
A measure of average output or real output per unit of input.…
economic growth
1. the outward shift in the production possibilities curve th…
real GDP per capita
Inflation adjusted output per person; real GDP/population
AP Hum. Chapter 7
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
1.Laws (no longer in effect) in South America that physically…
1.Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
1. Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not succ…
1.The process by which real estate agent convince white prope…
Apartheid
1.Laws (no longer in effect) in South America that physically…
Balkanization
1.Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts amon…
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AP Psychology Vocabulary chapter 7
Learning
associative learning
Classical Learning
Behaviorism
a relatively permanent change in an... organism's behavior due t…
learning that... certain events occur together. The... events may b…
a type of... learning in which one learns to link two... or more st…
the view that psychology... (1) should be an objective science... t…
Learning
a relatively permanent change in an... organism's behavior due t…
associative learning
learning that... certain events occur together. The... events may b…
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AP Stats: Chapter 7
Model
Linear Model
Predicted Value
Residuals
An equation of formula that simplifies and represents reality
A linear model is an equation of a line. To interpret a linea…
The value of y(hat) found for each x-value in the data. A pre…
Residuals are the differences between data values and the cor…
Model
An equation of formula that simplifies and represents reality
Linear Model
A linear model is an equation of a line. To interpret a linea…
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AP Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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AP Stats-Chapter 7
parameter
statistic
sampling variability
sampling distribution
Numerical description of a population characteristic
Numerical description of a sample characteristic
the value of a statistic varies in repeated random sampling
the distribution of values taken by the statistic in all poss…
parameter
Numerical description of a population characteristic
statistic
Numerical description of a sample characteristic
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AP Human Geography Chapter 7
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
Illegal practice of inducing homeowners to sell their propert…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
AP Statistics Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Parameter
Statistic
Sampling variability
Population distribution
a number that describes some characteristic of the population…
a number that describes some characteristic of a sample; ofte…
the value of a statistic varies in repeated random sampling
describes individuals
Parameter
a number that describes some characteristic of the population…
Statistic
a number that describes some characteristic of a sample; ofte…
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AP chapter 7 Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws in South Africa that physically separated different race…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws in South Africa that physically separated different race…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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AP Biology (Campbell) Chapter 7
plasma membrane
selectively permeable
phospholipids
lipids and proteins
a microscopic membrane of lipids and proteins that form the e…
A membrane that allows certain molecules or ions to pass thro…
consist of a glycerol molecule, two fatty acids, and a phosph…
primary macromolecules found in membranes
plasma membrane
a microscopic membrane of lipids and proteins that form the e…
selectively permeable
A membrane that allows certain molecules or ions to pass thro…
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AP Biology Chapter 7 Terms
Absorption spectrum
ATP synthase
Autotroph
C3 plant
The various portions of visible light that pigments are capab…
Enzyme that is part of an ATP synthase complex and functions…
any organism capable of self-nourishment by using inorganic m…
Plant that fixes carbon dioxide via the Calvin cycle; the fir…
Absorption spectrum
The various portions of visible light that pigments are capab…
ATP synthase
Enzyme that is part of an ATP synthase complex and functions…
AP Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
AP Psychology Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Learning
Classical Conditioning
Behaviorism
Unconditioned Response (UR)
a relatively permanent change in an... organism's behavior due t…
a type of... learning in which one learns to link two... or more st…
the view that psychology... (1) should be an objective science... t…
in... classical conditioning, the unlearned,... naturally occurring…
Learning
a relatively permanent change in an... organism's behavior due t…
Classical Conditioning
a type of... learning in which one learns to link two... or more st…
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CHAPTER 7 VOCABULARY AP BIOLOGY
actin
basal
body
cell
a cellular protein found especially in microfilaments (as tho…
of, relating to, or being essential for maintaining the funda…
the main, central, or principal part as
a basic and usually small unit of an organization or movement
actin
a cellular protein found especially in microfilaments (as tho…
basal
of, relating to, or being essential for maintaining the funda…
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CHAPTER 7 VOCABULARY AP BIOLOGY
actin
basal
body
cell
a cellular protein found especially in microfilaments (as tho…
of, relating to, or being essential for maintaining the funda…
the main, central, or principal part as
a basic and usually small unit of an organization or movement
actin
a cellular protein found especially in microfilaments (as tho…
basal
of, relating to, or being essential for maintaining the funda…
AP Psych Chapter 7
Memory
Sensory Memory
Short-term Memory
Long-term Memory
- The process by which we encode, store, and retrieve informa…
- The initial, momentary storage of information, lasting only…
- Memory that holds information for 15 to 25 seconds.
- Memory that stores information on a relatively permanent ba…
Memory
- The process by which we encode, store, and retrieve informa…
Sensory Memory
- The initial, momentary storage of information, lasting only…
AP Human Geography: Chapter 7 Religion
Universalizing Religion
Fundamentalism
Ethnic Religion
Branch
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
A religion amongst a group of people with a common heritage o…
A large and fundamental division within a religion.
Universalizing Religion
A religion that attempts to appeal to all people, not just th…
Fundamentalism
Literal interpretation and strict adherence to basic principa…
AP Human Geography Chapter 7 Ethnicity Vocabulary
apartheid
balkanization
balkanized
blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically... se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically... se…
balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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AP Human Geography De Blij Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
Defined by geographers Robert Stoddard and Carolyn Prorak in…
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
Belief system in which one supreme being is revered as creato…
Belief system in which multiple deities are revered as creato…
Religion
Defined by geographers Robert Stoddard and Carolyn Prorak in…
Secularism
The idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
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AP Statistics Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Discrete
Continuous
Random Variable
Probability Distribution
A numerical variable that is countable
A numerical variable whose values can be any value on an inte…
A numerical variable with a value determined by the outcome o…
A formula, table, or graph that gives the probability of each…
Discrete
A numerical variable that is countable
Continuous
A numerical variable whose values can be any value on an inte…
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AP World Chapter 7 Vocabulary
lateen
al-Mahdi
Harun al-Rashid
Buyids
triangular sails attached to the masts of dhows by long booms…
(775-785) third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed…
one of the great Islamic rulers of the Abbasid era
regional splinter dynasty of the mid-10th century; invaded an…
lateen
triangular sails attached to the masts of dhows by long booms…
al-Mahdi
(775-785) third of the Abbasid caliphs; attempted but failed…
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AP Government: Chapter 7 Vocabulary
high-tech politics
mass media
media event
press conferences
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Television, radio, newspapers, magazines, and other means of…
Events purposely staged for the media that nonetheless look s…
Meetings of public officials with reporters.
high-tech politics
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
mass media
Television, radio, newspapers, magazines, and other means of…
AP Psychology Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Alzheimer's disease
Anterograde amnesia
Baddeley's Model of Working Memory
Central Executive
progressive disease that destroys the brain's neurons and dem…
-forward-moving amnesia... -inability to form new memories
in Baddeley's Model of Working Memory, chief source that dire…
Alzheimer's disease
progressive disease that destroys the brain's neurons and dem…
Anterograde amnesia
-forward-moving amnesia... -inability to form new memories
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AP Human Geography Chapter 7&8 Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
A small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
AP Chapter 7 - Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
a small geographic area that could not successfully be organi…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
a legal system that was the physical speration of different r…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Chapter 7 Ap vocabulary
UNIVERSALIZING RELIGION
ETHNIC RELIGION
ATHEISM
AGNOSTICISM
Religion that seeks to unite people from all over the globe.
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
Belief that there is no god.
Not being sure whether God exists
UNIVERSALIZING RELIGION
Religion that seeks to unite people from all over the globe.
ETHNIC RELIGION
A religion with a relatively concentrated spatial distributio…
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AP Chapter 7
High-Tech Politics
Mass Media
Media Event
Investigative Journalism
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
Eventst that are purposely staged for the media and that are…
The use of in-depth reporting to unearth scandals, scams, and…
High-Tech Politics
A politics in which the behavior of citizens and policymakers…
Mass Media
Television, radio, newspaper, magazines, the Internet, and ot…
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AP Government Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Twenty-Second Amendment
impeachment
executive privilege
U.S. v. Nixon (1974)
adopted in 1951; prevents a president from serving more than…
the power delegated to the House of Representatives in the Co…
an implied presidential power that allows the president to re…
Supreme Court ruling on power of the president, holding that…
Twenty-Second Amendment
adopted in 1951; prevents a president from serving more than…
impeachment
the power delegated to the House of Representatives in the Co…
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
specialized cell parts that function l…
Elements required in large amounts by…
Elements required either in small amou…
the complete path a chemical takes thr…
organelles
macronutrients
micronutrients
biogeochemical cycle
specialized cell parts that function l…
organelles
Elements required in large amounts by…
macronutrients
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AP Euro Chapter 7
Old Regime
Aristocracy
Peasants
Aristocratic resurgence
the political and social system that existed in France before…
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
people who worked the land or served the nobles
Term applied to the eighteenth-century aristocratic efforts t…
Old Regime
the political and social system that existed in France before…
Aristocracy
A government in which power is in the hands of a hereditary r…
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APES Friedland Chapter 7
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
the study of human populations and population trends
scientists in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, having come…
the movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
the study of human populations and population trends
Demographers
scientists in the field of demography
APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
weather
climate
prevailing winds
Hadley cell
a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere such as…
an area's general pattern of atmospheric conditions over peri…
major surface winds that blow almost continuously and help to…
a tropical atmospheric circulation that is defined by the ave…
weather
a set of physical conditions of the lower atmosphere such as…
climate
an area's general pattern of atmospheric conditions over peri…
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Weather
Climate
Currents
Prevailing Winds
a local area's short term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather conditions m…
prevailing winds that blow over oceans that produce mass move…
differing directions of air movement
Weather
a local area's short term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
Climate
area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather conditions m…
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Hypoxia
Feedback Loop
Positive Feedback Loop
Negative Feedback Loop
The condition of extremely low dissolved oxygen concentration…
A circular process in which a system's output serves as input…
A feedback loop in which the output of one type acts as input…
A feedback loop in which the output of one type acts as input…
Hypoxia
The condition of extremely low dissolved oxygen concentration…
Feedback Loop
A circular process in which a system's output serves as input…
AP Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Law (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically sep…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
descriptive of a small geographic are that could not successf…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Law (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically sep…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
AP Chapter 7 Vocabulary
communal rights
peerage
nobles of the sword
nobles of the robe
rights ggiven to a certain communnity instad of individual ri…
England; the right to sit in the House of Lords and to inheri…
France; those whose nobility was derived from military service
France; those who had acquired their titles either by serving…
communal rights
rights ggiven to a certain communnity instad of individual ri…
peerage
England; the right to sit in the House of Lords and to inheri…
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AP Vocabulary Chapter 7
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
A process by which real estate agents convince white property…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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Chapter 7 AP Vocabulary
apartheid
balkanization
balkanized
blockbusting
laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
descriptive of a small geographic area that could not success…
a process by which real estate agents convince white property…
apartheid
laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
balkanization
process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
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AP Psychology Chapter 7
addiction
alpha waves
amphetamines
barbiturates
compulsive drug craving and use.
brain wave of awake relaxed person
drugs that increase energy and stimulate neural activity
drugs that reduce anxiety and depress central nervous system…
addiction
compulsive drug craving and use.
alpha waves
brain wave of awake relaxed person
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Weather
Climate
Currents
Greenhouse gases
A local area's short-term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
An area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather condition…
Prevailing winds blowing over the oceans, which produce mass…
Gases such as water vapor, carbon dioxide, methane, and nitro…
Weather
A local area's short-term temperature, precipitation, humidit…
Climate
An area's general pattern of atmospheric or weather condition…
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
weather
climate
currents
greenhouse gases
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
Seasonal pattern of weather conditions in an area over many y…
Mass movements of surface water produced by prevailing winds…
Gases such as carbon dioxide, methane, nitrous oxide, water v…
weather
The condition of Earth's atmosphere at a particular time and…
climate
Seasonal pattern of weather conditions in an area over many y…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 7 Vocabulary: Ethnicity
Apartheid
Balkanization
Balkanized
Blockbusting
The system formerly in effect in South Africa that segregated…
The process by which a state breaks down as a result of ethni…
An adjective used to describe an area that can't successfully…
A real-estate tactic used during the end of segregation in Am…
Apartheid
The system formerly in effect in South Africa that segregated…
Balkanization
The process by which a state breaks down as a result of ethni…
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APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
Demography
Demographers
Immigration
Emigration
The study of human populations and population trends
A scientist in the field of demography
The movement of people into a country or region, having come…
The movement of people out of a country or region, to settle…
Demography
The study of human populations and population trends
Demographers
A scientist in the field of demography
APES Chapter 7 Vocabulary
demography
demographers
immigration
emigration
the study of human populations and population trends
a scientist in the field of demography
the movement of people into a country or region, having come…
the movement of people out of a country region, to settle in…
demography
the study of human populations and population trends
demographers
a scientist in the field of demography
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