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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…
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…
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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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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…
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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 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 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…
67 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7 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.
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
66 terms
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 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…
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.
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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
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.
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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…
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.
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AP Psych Unit 7: States of Consciousness
consciousness
hypnosis
posthypnotic suggestion
dissociation
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
a social interaction in which one person (the subject) respon…
a suggestion, made during a hypnosis session, to be carried o…
a split in consciousness, which allows some thoughts and beha…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment
hypnosis
a social interaction in which one person (the subject) respon…
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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…
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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…
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 corps
(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…
66 terms
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…
82 terms
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…
80 terms
AP Psychology Unit 7
memory
storage
retrieval
encoding
The persistence of learning over time through encoding, stora…
process of retaining encoded information over time
the process of getting information out of memory storage
The processing of information into the memory system.
memory
The persistence of learning over time through encoding, stora…
storage
process of retaining encoded information over time
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AP Psychology - Unit 7 Vocabulary
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-reduction theory
Homeostasis
...
...
...
...
Motivation
...
Instinct
...
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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…
20 terms
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…
27 terms
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
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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
20 terms
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
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…
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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)…
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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…
21 terms
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.
25 terms
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…
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…
67 terms
MYERS' PSYCHOLOGY 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.
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…
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.
61 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.
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…
20 terms
Unit 7 Vocabulary: Pre-AP Lit.
Implacable
Paroxysm
Reprehensible
Jurisdiction
Cannot be pacified; outburst
A fit, sudden outburst
Worthy of blame
Power, range of authority
Implacable
Cannot be pacified; outburst
Paroxysm
A fit, sudden outburst
10 terms
Unit 7 AP Vocabulary
bucolic
cacophony
doleful
emollient
rural or posturel (adj)
unpleasant in many ways (n)
sad, mournful (adj)
soothing, especially to the skin (adj)
bucolic
rural or posturel (adj)
cacophony
unpleasant in many ways (n)
52 terms
Unit 7 Vocabulary AP
abeyance
abeyance
ambivalent
ambivalent
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
SYN: deferment, postponement, suspension
(adj.) having contrary feelings or attitudes, uncertain as to…
SYN: equivocal, ambiguous, of two minds
abeyance
(n.) a state of being temporarily inactive, suspended, or set…
abeyance
SYN: deferment, postponement, suspension
67 terms
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.
20 terms
AP Lang Unit 7 Vocabulary
allay
bestial
convivial
coterie
(v.) to calm or pacify, set to rest; to lessen or relieve
(adj.) beastlike; beastly, brutal; subhuman in intelligence a…
(adj.) festive, sociable, having fun together, genial
(n.) a circle of acquaintances; a close-knit, often exclusive…
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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