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AP Vocabulary Unit 7
allay
bestial
convival
coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
fond of eating and drinking with friends; sociable
an intimate group of persons with a similar purpose
allay
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
bestial
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
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AP Statistics: Unit 7 Vocabulary
Statistical Inference
Sampling Distribution
Parameter
Parameter Example
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
A fixed number that describes a population. It always exists,…
If we wanted to compare IQ's of all Americans and Asians, it…
Statistical Inference
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Sampling Distribution
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
20 terms
Unit 7 Vocabulary AP
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
(adj.) having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to…
(v.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(n.) full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion…
abeyance
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
ambivalent
(adj.) having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to…
56 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 LEARNING
learning
habituation
associative learning
classical conditioning
a relatively permanent change in an organism's behavior due t…
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
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
an organism's decreasing response to a stimulus with repeated…
APES UNIT 7 VOCABULARY
Aquatic Life Zone
Plankton
Decomposers
Estuary
Marine and freshwater portions of the biosphere
Small plant organisms and animal organisms that float in aqua…
Organism that digests parts of dead organisms, and cast-off f…
Partially enclosed coastal area at the mouth of a river where…
Aquatic Life Zone
Marine and freshwater portions of the biosphere
Plankton
Small plant organisms and animal organisms that float in aqua…
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AP Unit 7 Vocabulary: Definitions
affect
issue
effects
evidence
influence
subjects that people talk about
consequences or outcomes
proof
affect
influence
issue
subjects that people talk about
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Unit 7 Vocabulary AP
exonerate
expedite
forgo
incoherent
v. to excuse or clear completely of a charge or accusation; t…
v. to make easier or quicker; to hasten
v. to refrain or abstain from; to go without
adj. impossible to explain or understand... syn. abstruse
exonerate
v. to excuse or clear completely of a charge or accusation; t…
expedite
v. to make easier or quicker; to hasten
31 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7
cognition
Concept
Prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
a standard or typical example... (Is that a computer screen that…
a precise rule (or set of rules) specifying how to solve some…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
Concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people
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Pre-AP Vocab Unit 7
equivocate
fortuitous
impeccable
liaison
to be unclear; to be deliberately vague in order to mislead.…
accidental; happening by chance, by accident, or at random; l…
flawless; faultless; perfect... The men were dressed impeccably…
a link; a person who serves as a connection between individua…
equivocate
to be unclear; to be deliberately vague in order to mislead.…
fortuitous
accidental; happening by chance, by accident, or at random; l…
AP Psychology Unit 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Encoding
Storage
Retrieval
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
The processing of information into the memory system - for ex…
The process of retaining encoded information over time.
The process of getting information out of memory storage.
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
Encoding
The processing of information into the memory system - for ex…
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AP Literature Unit 7 Vocabulary
aphorism
caricature
doppelganger
hubris
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
a ghostly double of a living person, especially one that haun…
excessive pride or arrogance that results in the downfall of…
aphorism
a brief, cleverly worded statement that makes a wise observat…
caricature
a representation in which the subject's distinctive features…
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AP Bio Unit 7 EVOLUTION
Evolution
Theory
Descent with modification
Natural selection
Change in the genetic composition of a population from genera…
A well-tested explanation than unifies a broad range or obser…
Every species (living or extinct) must have descended by repr…
Organisms that are better suited to their environment survive…
Evolution
Change in the genetic composition of a population from genera…
Theory
A well-tested explanation than unifies a broad range or obser…
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AP Lit Unit 7 Vocabulary Words
Abeyance
Ambivalent
Beleaguer
Carte blanche
a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set aside
having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone or som…
to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to trou…
full freedom or authority to act at one's own discretion
Abeyance
a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set aside
Ambivalent
having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone or som…
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AP Unit 7 Vocabulary: Prepositions
concerned
disagreement
effect
behavior
about: Experts are concerned about the kind of media children…
about: There is disagreement about the effects of television…
on (someone or something): Some say that watching TV has nega…
in (group of people): Many say that violent TV shows cause ag…
concerned
about: Experts are concerned about the kind of media children…
disagreement
about: There is disagreement about the effects of television…
AP Psychology Unit 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Flashbulb memory
Ecoding
Storage
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
The process of translating ideas feelings, and thoughts that…
The retention of encoded information over time. Example: memo…
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Flashbulb memory
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
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AP Biology Unit 7 Vocabulary
blastula
gastrula
ectoderm
endoderm
a development stage unique to all animals, it is a hollow bal…
term for the developing embryo once blastula begins
most exterior germ layer
most interior germ layer
blastula
a development stage unique to all animals, it is a hollow bal…
gastrula
term for the developing embryo once blastula begins
AP Psychology: Unit 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Flashbulb Memory
Encoding
Storage
The persistence of learning over time, through the storage an…
They are emotionally intense moments that become a vivid-seem…
The information gets into our brains in a way that allows it…
The information is held in a way that allows it to later be r…
Memory
The persistence of learning over time, through the storage an…
Flashbulb Memory
They are emotionally intense moments that become a vivid-seem…
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AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
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AP Psychology Unit 7 Vocabulary
Anterograde amnesia
Automatic processing
Chunking
De ja vu
Loss of the ability to create new memories.
When you can automatically remember something without having…
Organizing a large group of data into smaller groups in order…
The experience of feeling of a certain experience being very…
Anterograde amnesia
Loss of the ability to create new memories.
Automatic processing
When you can automatically remember something without having…
Unit 7 AP Language Vocabulary
austere
beneficent
cadaverous
concoct
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
(adj.) pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse... SYNONYMS: corpselike…
(v.) to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a dish)…
austere
(adj.) severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxury…
beneficent
(adj.) performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring ben…
AP Psychology Unit 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Flashbulb memory
Ecoding
Storage
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
The process of translating ideas feelings, and thoughts that…
The retention of encoded information over time. Example: memo…
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Flashbulb memory
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
69 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
AP Psychology Unit 7 Vocabulary
Memory
Flashbulb memory
Ecoding
Storage
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
The process of translating ideas feelings, and thoughts that…
The retention of encoded information over time. Example: memo…
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
Flashbulb memory
Are distinctly vivid, precise, concrete, long-lasting memorie…
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AP Unit 7 - Sensation & 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 7 Vocabulary
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-reduction theory
Homeostasis
...
...
...
...
Motivation
...
Instinct
...
AP Statistics: Unit 7 Vocabulary
Statistical Inference
Sampling Distribution
Parameter
Parameter Example
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
A fixed number that describes a population. It always exists,…
If we wanted to compare IQ's of all Americans and Asians, it…
Statistical Inference
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Sampling Distribution
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
67 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
69 terms
Unit 7 Vocabulary: AP HUGE
edge city
emerging cities
employment structure
entrepôt
a relatively large urban area situated on the outskirts of a…
a city currently without much population but is increasing in…
how the workforce is divided up between the three main employ…
a port, city, or other center to which goods are brought for…
edge city
a relatively large urban area situated on the outskirts of a…
emerging cities
a city currently without much population but is increasing in…
AP HUGE: Unit 7 Vocabulary
urban morphology
city
urbanization
urbanized population
the study of the physical form and structure of urban places
a large and densely populated urban area
an increase in the percentage and in the number of people liv…
the proportion of a country's population living in cities
urban morphology
the study of the physical form and structure of urban places
city
a large and densely populated urban area
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Vocabulary Unit 7 AP
Abeyance
Ambivalent
Beleaguer
Carte blanche
(N.) the state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or s…
(Adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
(V.) to set upon from all sides; to surround with an army; to…
(N.) full freedom or authority to act on one's own discretion
Abeyance
(N.) the state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or s…
Ambivalent
(Adj.) having opposite and conflicting feelings about someone…
AP Psychology - Unit 7 Vocabulary
memory
encoding
storage
retrieval
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
The processing of information into the memory system—for exam…
The retention of encoded information over time.
The process of getting information out of memory storage.
memory
The persistence of learning over time through the storage and…
encoding
The processing of information into the memory system—for exam…
73 terms
AP Human unit 7
Annexation
Barriadas
CBD
Central Place Theory
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
Central Business District (CBD) is the commercial (and someti…
A theory that explains the distribution of services, based on…
Annexation
The adding of a region to the territory of an existing politi…
Barriadas
Squatter settlements found in the periphery of Latin American…
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Myers for AP ~ Unit 7
memory
encoding
storage
retreival
the persistence of learning over time through storage and ret…
the processing of information into the memory system.
the retention of encoded information over time.
the process of getting formation out of memory.
memory
the persistence of learning over time through storage and ret…
encoding
the processing of information into the memory system.
AP Statistics: Unit 7 Vocabulary
Statistical Inference
Sampling Distribution
Parameter
Parameter Example
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
A fixed number that describes a population. It always exists,…
If we wanted to compare IQ's of all Americans and Asians, it…
Statistical Inference
When we use information from a sample to draw conclusions abo…
Sampling Distribution
Many different samples that yielded different values of means…
14 terms
Vocabulary Unit 7 (AP Lang.)
Feckless
Intractable
Nefarious
Verdant
(adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irr…
(adj.) not easily managed or manipulated
(adj.) wicked, depraved, devoid of moral standards
(adj.) green in tint or color; immature in experience or judg…
Feckless
(adj.) lacking in spirit and strength; ineffective, weak; irr…
Intractable
(adj.) not easily managed or manipulated
20 terms
Unit 7 AP Vocabulary
austere
beneficient
cadaverous
concoct
(adj) - severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxur…
(adj) - performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring be…
(adj) - pale, gaunt, resembling a corpse
(verb) - to prepare by combining ingredients, make up (as a d…
austere
(adj) - severe or stern in manner; without adornment or luxur…
beneficient
(adj) - performing acts of kindness or charity; conferring be…
75 terms
Unit 7 AP vocabulary
Big Sister Policy
Great Reproachment
Annexation
USS Maine
(James G Blaine) tried to get the Latin American countries to…
between the US and Britain, it became a cornerstone of both n…
the formal act of acquiring something (especially territory)/…
(Feb. 15, 1898) US battleship exploded at Havana, Cuba, killi…
Big Sister Policy
(James G Blaine) tried to get the Latin American countries to…
Great Reproachment
between the US and Britain, it became a cornerstone of both n…
AP Vocabulary Unit 7
abeyance
ambivalent
beleaguer
carte blanche
temporary cessation or suspension
uncertain or unable to decide about what course to follow
surround so as to force to give up; annoy persistently
complete freedom or authority to act
abeyance
temporary cessation or suspension
ambivalent
uncertain or unable to decide about what course to follow
20 terms
AP Stats Vocabulary Unit 7
2-sample T-test (null & alternative)
Matched Pairs T-test (null & alternati…
Tech. Cond. for 2-sample T-test
Tech. Cond. for a matched pairs T-test
Difference in Means ... Null: mu1 = mu2... Alt: mu1 < , > , or does…
Mean Difference... Null: mu(difference) = 0... Alt: mu(difference)…
1) The data arise from random assignment of subjects to two t…
The technical conditions are the same as with a one-sample t-…
2-sample T-test (null & alternative)
Difference in Means ... Null: mu1 = mu2... Alt: mu1 < , > , or does…
Matched Pairs T-test (null & alternati…
Mean Difference... Null: mu(difference) = 0... Alt: mu(difference)…
89 terms
AP unit 7
hamlet
village
town
city
few dozen people and very limited services ... -smallest settlem…
larger than hamlets and offer more services ... -40-50 people... ex…
may consist of 50 to a few thousand people... ex. Awendaw
large, densely populated areas that may include tens thousand…
hamlet
few dozen people and very limited services ... -smallest settlem…
village
larger than hamlets and offer more services ... -40-50 people... ex…
Unit 7 AP Vocabulary
Apartheid
Balkanization
Centrifugal force
Centripetal force
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
Forces that tend to divide a country threatening the unity of…
Forces that tend to bind together the citizens of a state, th…
Apartheid
Laws (no longer in effect) in South Africa that physically se…
Balkanization
Process by which a state breaks down through conflicts among…
53 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition vocabulary
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
15 terms
Unit 7 Definitions - AP Lang
archipelago
careen
cavalier
contiguous
(n) a large group of islands... (n) a body of water containing m…
(v) to rush in a swerving motion... (v) to cause to lean or tip…
(adj) showing carefree disregard
(adj) sharing a boundary
archipelago
(n) a large group of islands... (n) a body of water containing m…
careen
(v) to rush in a swerving motion... (v) to cause to lean or tip…
67 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
AP Unit 7 Vocab
Debacle
Debauch
Decennial
Deleterious
noun: a sudden and ignominious failure; a fiasco
verb: to destroy the moral purity of; corrupt ... noun: a bout o…
adj: recurring every ten years
adj: causing harm or damage
Debacle
noun: a sudden and ignominious failure; a fiasco
Debauch
verb: to destroy the moral purity of; corrupt ... noun: a bout o…
67 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7
Memory
Encoding
Storage
Retrieval
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
the processing of information into the memory systems
the process of retaining encoded information over time
the process of getting information out of memory storage
Memory
The persistence of learning over time through the encoding, s…
Encoding
the processing of information into the memory systems
58 terms
AP HuG Unit 7 Vocabulary
Acropolis
Agora
Barrioization
Bid-Rent Theory
Literally "Hign point of the city" the upper fortified par5t…
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
It is defined by geographer James Curtis as the "dramatic" in…
a geographical theory that refers to how the price and demand…
Acropolis
Literally "Hign point of the city" the upper fortified par5t…
Agora
in ancient Greece, public spaces where citizens debated, lect…
15 terms
Unit 7 Sentences - AP Lang
archipelago
careen
cavalier
contiguous
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS is a(n) ______________ of five larger and t…
His footing slipped, and Brady's heart dropped as he saw them…
The Scottish kingdom of later history, whose kings were alway…
The state included the ____________ townships of Ossett, Sout…
archipelago
GALAPAGOS ISLANDS is a(n) ______________ of five larger and t…
careen
His footing slipped, and Brady's heart dropped as he saw them…
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AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
AP Psychology Unit 7 - Cognition
cognition
concept
prototype
algorithm
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
a mental image or best example of a category.
a methodical, logical rule or procedure that guarantees solvi…
cognition
all the mental activities associated with thinking, knowing,…
concept
a mental grouping of similar objects, events, ideas, or people.
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