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12 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Government Chapter 10
Iron triangle
Potential group
Actual group
Collective good
Creation of powerful (iron) relationship of mutual benefit &…
all the people who might be interest group members because th…
That part of the potential group consisting of members who ac…
something of value that cannot be withheld from a nonmember o…
Iron triangle
Creation of powerful (iron) relationship of mutual benefit &…
Potential group
all the people who might be interest group members because th…
63 termscreated on December 2, 2016
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…
8 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Legis Br Miss R Sidney Breyfogle
What is a safe district
What is Racial Gerrymandering
What is an important supreme court cas…
What are some senate majority leaders…
A safe district is a voting region in which the clear majorit…
Racial gerrymandering refers to the intentional, not the acci…
Shaw vs. Reno
cast a vote in a case of the tie
What is a safe district
A safe district is a voting region in which the clear majorit…
What is Racial Gerrymandering
Racial gerrymandering refers to the intentional, not the acci…
94 termscreated on December 2, 2016
ECO 201: Chapter 11, Econ 201: Chapter 11, ECN 201 Exam 4
Short Run: time frame, capital, other…
Long Run: time frame, inputs
Sunk Costs
Total Product: definition, curve
-Time frame in which one or more resources used is fixed... -Cap…
-Time frame in which all resources used are varied... -No fixed…
-Cost incurred that can't be escaped afterwards... -Should be ir…
Total product produced
Short Run: time frame, capital, other…
-Time frame in which one or more resources used is fixed... -Cap…
Long Run: time frame, inputs
-Time frame in which all resources used are varied... -No fixed…
17 terms
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AP SpLit - obras y autores/épocas - primer semestre
El conde Lucanor
Romance del rey moro que perdió Alhama
Visión de los vencidos
Se ha perdido el pueblo mexica
Don Juan Manuel (España)... Epoca Medieval
Anónimo (España)... Epoca Medieval
Miguel Leon-Portilla (México)... Epoca colonial
Poeta nahua (México)... Epoca colonial
El conde Lucanor
Don Juan Manuel (España)... Epoca Medieval
Romance del rey moro que perdió Alhama
Anónimo (España)... Epoca Medieval
15 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Language Vocab 10
Precipice
Ambulatory
Capacious
Desecrate
A situation of great peril
Moving about or from place to place; not stationary
Capable of holding much; spacious or roomy
To divert from a sacred to a profane use or purpose
Precipice
A situation of great peril
Ambulatory
Moving about or from place to place; not stationary
38 terms
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AP SpLit - obras y autores/épocas
El conde Lucanor
Romance del rey moro que perdió Alhama
Presagios (Voces indígenas)
Se ha perdido el pueblo mexica
Don Juan Manuel (España)... Epoca Medieval
Anónimo (España)... Epoca Medieval
Fray Bernardino de Sahagún (México)... Epoca colonial
Poeta nahua (México)... Epoca colonial
El conde Lucanor
Don Juan Manuel (España)... Epoca Medieval
Romance del rey moro que perdió Alhama
Anónimo (España)... Epoca Medieval
25 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Adopción
desconcertante
cribar
indignante
acogida
que causa confusión
separar, seleccionar
que causa enojo
protección o amparo
desconcertante
que causa confusión
cribar
separar, seleccionar
18 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Biology: Thermoregulation
Only _____ can regulate their temp!
Endotherms
Ectotherms
Metabolic activity
ANIMALS
-Able to maintain internal temp. at a diff level than ambient…
-internal temp conforms to ambient temp... -all other animals... *c…
-Major source of heat production in organisms... -Endotherms hav…
Only _____ can regulate their temp!
ANIMALS
Endotherms
-Able to maintain internal temp. at a diff level than ambient…
24 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Biology Chapter 9
Fermentation
Aerobic Respiration
Anaerobic Respiration
Cellular Repsiration
-catabolic process that partially degrades sugars w/o oxygen…
-oxygen consumed as reactant along w/ organic fuel... -prokaryo…
-process of using substances other than oxygen as reactants t…
-process for animal to breathe oxygen; aerobic + anaerobic... -C…
Fermentation
-catabolic process that partially degrades sugars w/o oxygen…
Aerobic Respiration
-oxygen consumed as reactant along w/ organic fuel... -prokaryo…
68 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Biology: Photosynthesis
Photosynthesis
6CO₂ + 6H₂O → C₆H₁₂O₆ + 6O₂
Cuticle
Epidermis
___ is the process by which light energy is converted to chem…
write the overall chemical equation for photosynthesis... CO₂ =…
the outer, waxy covering of a leaf is called the ___
the cuticle is produced by the ___ to protect the leaf from w…
Photosynthesis
___ is the process by which light energy is converted to chem…
6CO₂ + 6H₂O → C₆H₁₂O₆ + 6O₂
write the overall chemical equation for photosynthesis... CO₂ =…
377 termscreated on December 2, 2016
"Chapter 7 Femur & Pelvic Gridle" Edit
1. Which of the following structures i…
2. Which of the following femoral stru…
3. Why must the lower limb be rotated…
4. The term pelvic girdle refers to th…
C. obturator foramina
B. lesser trochanter
A. to place the femoral neck parallel to the image receptor
True
1. Which of the following structures i…
C. obturator foramina
2. Which of the following femoral stru…
B. lesser trochanter
50 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Movies
The Wizard of Oz
Guardians of the Galaxy
Captain America
X-Men
The Wizard of Oz
Guardians of the Galaxy
10 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Groundwater Vocabulary Terms
groundwater
infiltration
porosity
permeability
fresh water that is located beneath the Earth's surface
the process by which precipitation that falls on land surface…
the percentage of the total volume of a rock or sediment that…
the ability of a material to let water pass through it. Sand…
groundwater
fresh water that is located beneath the Earth's surface
infiltration
the process by which precipitation that falls on land surface…
34 termscreated on December 2, 2016
APES flow of energy in ecosystems
one way
cycling
gravity
Energy Quality
one of the factors that sustains life on earth is the ___-___…
one of the factors that sustains life on earth is the ______…
this is one of the three factors that sustains life on earth.…
A measure of energy's capacity to do useful work
one way
one of the factors that sustains life on earth is the ___-___…
cycling
one of the factors that sustains life on earth is the ______…
20 termscreated on December 2, 2016
PreAP LA Grade 9 Unit 5 Vocab
a person who takes part in a crime
to destroy completely
unreasonable; based on ones wishes or…
made of brass; shameless
accomplice
annihilate
arbitrary
brazen
a person who takes part in a crime
accomplice
to destroy completely
annihilate
21 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Art History Content Area 8
Great Stupa at Sanchi
Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja)
Lakshmana Temple
Borobudur Temple
Madhya Pradesh, India / Buddhist; Maurya, late Sunga Dynasty…
Hindu; India / Chola Dynasty / c.11th Century C.E. / Cast bro…
Khajuraho, India / Hindu, Chandella Dynasty / c. 930-950 C.E.…
Central Java, Indonesia / Sailendra Dynasty / c. 750-842 C.E.…
Great Stupa at Sanchi
Madhya Pradesh, India / Buddhist; Maurya, late Sunga Dynasty…
Shiva as Lord of Dance (Nataraja)
Hindu; India / Chola Dynasty / c.11th Century C.E. / Cast bro…
15 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Applications of Derivatives
Rolle's Theorem
Mean Value Theorem
Intermediate Value Theorem
Derivative when function is decreasing
f'(x) < 0
Rolle's Theorem
Mean Value Theorem
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Psychology unit 5
consciousness
circadian rhythm
REM sleep
alpha waves
our awareness of ourselves and our environment. (Myers Psycho…
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. (M…
consciousness
our awareness of ourselves and our environment. (Myers Psycho…
circadian rhythm
the biological clock; regular bodily rhythms (for example, of…
6 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP BIO FINAL
Water is able to form hydrogen bonds b…
Water' high specific heat is mainly a…
The formation of ice during colder wea…
Based on your knowledge of polarity of…
the bonds that hold together the atoms ina water molecule are…
Absorption and release of heat when hydrogen bonds break and…
The formation of hydrogen bonds releases heat
Positively charged
Water is able to form hydrogen bonds b…
the bonds that hold together the atoms ina water molecule are…
Water' high specific heat is mainly a…
Absorption and release of heat when hydrogen bonds break and…
24 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Psychology - Learning
association
habituation
mere exposure effect
associative learning
pairing one stimulus with another; usually similar in nature
organism's decreased a response to a stimulus with repeated e…
a learned preference for stimuli we've been pre-exposed to.... E…
certain events occur together.... Ex: thunder and lightning
association
pairing one stimulus with another; usually similar in nature
habituation
organism's decreased a response to a stimulus with repeated e…
3 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Urbanization
Suburb
Urban Sprawl
Metropolis
Developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes
Rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an urb…
A large, busy city
Suburb
Developed area at the edge of a city that is mainly homes
Urban Sprawl
Rapid, often poorly planned spread of development from an urb…
20 termscreated on December 2, 2016
The Monkey's Paw - Mrs. Desloges
talisman
bibulous
rubicund
simian
a trinket thought to be magical protection against evil
marked by the consumption of alcohol
having a healthy reddish color
resembling an ape
talisman
a trinket thought to be magical protection against evil
bibulous
marked by the consumption of alcohol
5 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Animals
Frog
Giraffe
Gorilla
Dolphin
An animal that is an amphibian and can live in many parts of…
This is the tallest animal in the world and it lives on the S…
This is one of the few species of apes in the world. They are…
This type of animal lives commonly in the ocean, but some var…
Frog
An animal that is an amphibian and can live in many parts of…
Giraffe
This is the tallest animal in the world and it lives on the S…
36 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Allons-au-dela chapitre 10
La publicité
Le marketing
influencer
un vendeur
ad/advertisement
marketing
to influence
a seller
La publicité
ad/advertisement
Le marketing
marketing
15 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Nephron anatomy and physiology- AP Biology
Glomerulus
Bowman's Capsule
Efferent arteriole
Afferent arteriole
Tightly-woven ball of capillaries used for filtration
Cup-shaped structure used for blood filtration
Sends blood away from the glomerulus (connected to capillaries)
Takes blood into the glomerulus
Glomerulus
Tightly-woven ball of capillaries used for filtration
Bowman's Capsule
Cup-shaped structure used for blood filtration
84 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Semester Exam Terms
hindsight bias
operational definitions
replication
case study
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
a statement of the procedures (operations) used to define res…
repeating the essence of a research study, usually with diffe…
an observation technique in which one person and/or group of…
hindsight bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
operational definitions
a statement of the procedures (operations) used to define res…
25 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Abeka 8th Grade Science Chapter 5 Review
big bang
principle of uniformity
catastrophism
paleontology
supposed starting point of cosmic evolution; states that all…
assumption by scientists that natural laws in operation today…
idea that one or more catastrophes are primarily responsible…
branch of geology that studies fossils
big bang
supposed starting point of cosmic evolution; states that all…
principle of uniformity
assumption by scientists that natural laws in operation today…
1,417 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP French Review
atterir
l'avion
le billet
la carte d'accès
to land
a plane
a ticket
boarding pass
atterir
to land
l'avion
a plane
67 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Environmental Science (Evolution, Biodiversity, and Population Ecology)
Passenger pigeon
Natural Selection
Alfred Russell Wallace
Logistical growth curve
Once most abundant bird in N. America; more than all other N.…
The process by which traits that enhance survival and reprodu…
English naturalist who proposed, independently of Charles Dar…
A population graph that initial shows exponential growth and…
Passenger pigeon
Once most abundant bird in N. America; more than all other N.…
Natural Selection
The process by which traits that enhance survival and reprodu…
1,254 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP PSYCHOLOGY
obedience to authority
Sexology
Philip Zimbardo
mere exposure
-Studies of obedience by Stanley Milgram. Milgram told partic…
The scientific study of sex, especially of sexual dysfunctions.
Conducted the famous Stanford Prison experiment. It was condu…
the phenomenon by which the greater the exposure we have to a…
obedience to authority
-Studies of obedience by Stanley Milgram. Milgram told partic…
Sexology
The scientific study of sex, especially of sexual dysfunctions.
12 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Molecular Structures
Linear
Linear with 3 lone pairs
Bent
Trigonal Planar
Linear
Linear with 3 lone pairs
48 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Temas (AP) Tema 2, Contextos 1-2
cifrar
aquejado/a
el síndrome de abstinencia
difuminado/a
calcular, estimar
que sufre de una enfermedad
reacciones negativas que sufre una persona adicta cuando deja…
que ha perdido claridad o límites
cifrar
calcular, estimar
aquejado/a
que sufre de una enfermedad
20 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Lang SAT Vocabulary #2
Ebb (v)
Ebullient (adj)
Elucidate (v)
Entice (v)
to recede or diminish
boiling, bubbling with excitement
to make clear and explain fully
to lure, attract; to tempt in a pleasing fashion
Ebb (v)
to recede or diminish
Ebullient (adj)
boiling, bubbling with excitement
9 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Wechselpräpositionen
auf
hinter
an
vor
Das kleine Buch liegt _____ dem bunten Teppich.
Der gelbe Stuhl steht ____ dem blauen Stuhl.
Die alte Uhr hängt _____ dem großen Haus.
Die blauen Autos stehen ______ der Mauer.
auf
Das kleine Buch liegt _____ dem bunten Teppich.
hinter
Der gelbe Stuhl steht ____ dem blauen Stuhl.
16 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Adaptations
adaptations
physical adaptations
reptiles
amphibians
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
part of the body of the organism that helps animal survive
vertebrates that live on land, scales cover body, lay eggs, c…
A group of vertebrate animals such as toads that do not lay e…
adaptations
A behavior or physical characteristic that allows an organism…
physical adaptations
part of the body of the organism that helps animal survive
11 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapter 10 APES
All of the following are considered a…
Curitiba's improved living conditions…
What is one way in which urban areas i…
A program in Curitiba, Brazil which pa…
Department stores
sharply curtailed population growth
urban areas in developing nations have the worst air pollutio…
Garbage Purchase Program
All of the following are considered a…
Department stores
Curitiba's improved living conditions…
sharply curtailed population growth
44 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Biology Chapter 10 Photosynthesis
autotroph
heterotroph
photoautotroph
chlorophyll
organism capable of synthesizing its own food from CO₂ and ot…
an organism that depends on other's complex organic substance…
plants that use energy from sunlight to convert carbon dioxid…
the green pigment located within chloroplasts. It absorbs lig…
autotroph
organism capable of synthesizing its own food from CO₂ and ot…
heterotroph
an organism that depends on other's complex organic substance…
8 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Ch. 14 Genes, Development and Evolution
Stem Cells
Animal Cloning
Cloning steps
Stem Cells in an organism
cells with unlimited capacity to divide and become other cell…
is possible with current technology but is limited by cost, e…
1. a donor cell is taken from the organisms udder (in this ca…
differentiate in different tissue types... -all cell parts in a…
Stem Cells
cells with unlimited capacity to divide and become other cell…
Animal Cloning
is possible with current technology but is limited by cost, e…
62 terms
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Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease COPD
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease…
Population with higher COPD prevalence
Risk factors
COPD Death Rates in US
characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversi…
People aged 65-74 years... Non-Hispanic whites... Women... Low income…
1. smoking cigarette ... 2. occupational dust and chem... 3. enviro…
...
Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease…
characterized by airflow limitation that is not fully reversi…
Population with higher COPD prevalence
People aged 65-74 years... Non-Hispanic whites... Women... Low income…
20 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapter 7: ethnicity: AP Human Geography Rubenstein
Ethnicity
Race
Racism
Apartheid
Identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
Identity with a group of people who share a biological ancest…
Biological classification by race. Belief that race is the pr…
The legal policy in South Africa until the 1990s of physicall…
Ethnicity
Identity with a group of people who share the cultural tradit…
Race
Identity with a group of people who share a biological ancest…
31 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP World: Middle Eastern Map Region
Mediterranean Sea
Aegean Sea
Adriatic Sea
Black Sea
Between Greece and Anatolia
On the right side of the Italian Peninsula
Body of water in the Southeastern part of Europe near Romania…
Mediterranean Sea
Aegean Sea
Between Greece and Anatolia
34 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Human Geography - Religion
Religion
Secularism
Monotheistic Religion
Polytheistic Religion
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
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
a system of beliefs and practices that attempts to order life…
Secularism
the idea that ethical and moral standards should be formulate…
25 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Human Geo Language
Creole
Dialect
Extinct Language
Franglais
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
A language that was once used by people in daily activities b…
A term used by the French for English words that have entered…
Creole
A language that results from the mixing of a colonizer's lang…
Dialect
A regional variety of a language distinguished by vocabulary,…
122 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Le vocabulaire des sciences et technologies
une nouvelle technologie
une technologie émergente
une technologie caduque/vieillote/démo…
les technologies du vingt-et-unième si…
a new technology
an emerging technology
outdated
The technologies of the 21th century
une nouvelle technologie
a new technology
une technologie émergente
an emerging technology
327 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Spanish vocab
A costa de
A través de
Abstinencia
Acabar de + infinitive
At the expense of...
Through
Withdrawal
To just finishing doing something
A costa de
At the expense of...
A través de
Through
30 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chapters 14-16 Vocab
facism
totalitarianism
amritsar massacre
civil disobedience
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
A form of government where the ruler is an absolute dictator…
Indians peacefully gathered in Amritsar to protest the Rowlat…
A form of political participation that reflects a conscious d…
facism
A political system headed by a dictator that calls for extrem…
totalitarianism
A form of government where the ruler is an absolute dictator…
48 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Temas (AP) Tema 2, Contextos 1-2
cifrar
aquejado/a
el síndrome de abstinencia
difuminado/a
calcular, estimar
que sufre de una enfermedad
reacciones negativas que sufre una persona adicta cuando deja…
que ha perdido claridad o límites
cifrar
calcular, estimar
aquejado/a
que sufre de una enfermedad
17 termscreated on December 2, 2016
AP Gov Chapter 10 Vocab
Interest group
Pluralism
Elitism
Hyperpluralism
An organized group that tries to influence the government to…
a theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
a theory of government and politics contending that societies…
a theory of government and politics contending that groups ar…
Interest group
An organized group that tries to influence the government to…
Pluralism
a theory of government and politics emphasizing that politics…
15 termscreated on December 2, 2016
Chp. 8 Cognition
Cognition
Mental Chronometry
Reaction Time
Natural Concepts
Mental processes involved in thought
Timing of mental events
Time between stimulus presentation and response (type of ment…
Have no fixed set of defining features but characteristic fea…
Cognition
Mental processes involved in thought
Mental Chronometry
Timing of mental events
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