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MVHS Biology Unit 2
nucleus
cell wall
cell membrane
free ribosomes
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
flexible barrier that selects what can enter and exit the cel…
make proteins that will stay within the cell; not attached to…
nucleus
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
cell wall
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
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MVHS Biology IB 2
xylem
transpiration
stomata
photosynthesis
Nonliving vascular tissue that carries water and dissolved mi…
Loss of water from a leaf of a plant through stomata that cre…
regulated openings on the bottom of leaves that control the e…
process in which UV light energy is converted into the energy…
xylem
Nonliving vascular tissue that carries water and dissolved mi…
transpiration
Loss of water from a leaf of a plant through stomata that cre…
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AP Terms MVHS
Allegory
Alliteration
Allusion
Ambiguity
using character and or story elements symbolically to represe…
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.... EXAMPLE: She sell…
A direct or indirect reference to something commonly known; a…
multiple meanings, either intentional or not; unclear in mean…
Allegory
using character and or story elements symbolically to represe…
Alliteration
The repetition of initial consonant sounds.... EXAMPLE: She sell…
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mvhs AP Lang Rhetoric
hyperbole
metaphor
aporia
parataxis
exaggeration
implied comparison of two unlike things
expression of doubt
a list of clauses without conjunctions
hyperbole
exaggeration
metaphor
implied comparison of two unlike things
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MVHS AP HUGS chapter 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Choropleth Map
Concentration (population)
Actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface... Exact lo…
The art and science of map making
Map showing concentrations of something, such as: religion, e…
The spread of something over a given area
Absolute Location
Actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface... Exact lo…
Cartography
The art and science of map making
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MVHS Biology Unit 2
nucleus
cell wall
cell membrane
free ribosomes
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
flexible barrier that selects what can enter and exit the cel…
make proteins that will stay within the cell; not attached to…
nucleus
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
cell wall
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
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MVHS Biology Unit 2
cytosol
diffusion
facilitated diffusion
osmosis
the gel-like fluid filling the entire inside of the cell; all…
passive transport in which molecules slip through the cell me…
passive transport in which molecules pass through a protein (…
passive transport of water using both diffusion and facilitat…
cytosol
the gel-like fluid filling the entire inside of the cell; all…
diffusion
passive transport in which molecules slip through the cell me…
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MVHS Biology, Unit 6 (Ecology)
producer
consumer
primary consumer
secondary consumer
an organism that performs photosynthesis in order to make car…
an organism that cannot photosynthesize and needs to consume…
aka herbivore; an organism that only eats producers; the seco…
an organism that eats primary consumers; the third trophic le…
producer
an organism that performs photosynthesis in order to make car…
consumer
an organism that cannot photosynthesize and needs to consume…
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MVHS Biology, Unit 5: Evolution
evolution
Cladogram
Clade
homologous structures
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
a group of organisms with related characteristics
traits that evolved from a common ancestor and arise from the…
evolution
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
Cladogram
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
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Final MVHS Biology Study
producer
consumer
primary consumer
secondary consumer
an organism that performs photosynthesis in order to make car…
an organism that cannot photosynthesize and needs to consume…
aka herbivore; an organism that only eats producers; the seco…
an organism that eats primary consumers; the third trophic le…
producer
an organism that performs photosynthesis in order to make car…
consumer
an organism that cannot photosynthesize and needs to consume…
50 terms
MVHS Biology Unit 2
nucleus
cell wall
cell membrane
free ribosomes
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
flexible barrier that selects what can enter and exit the cel…
make proteins that will stay within the cell; not attached to…
nucleus
stores DNA; controls the rest of the cell (only in eukaryotic…
cell wall
prevents plant cells from bursting when full of water; provid…
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MVHS Martha Sharma's AP Culture
Acculturation
Assimilation
Cultural Adaptation
Cultural core/periphery pattern
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
The process through which people lose originality differentia…
cultural adaptationAdjusting a translation based on the cultu…
The core-periphery idea that the core houses main economic po…
Acculturation
The adoption of cultural traits, such as language, by one gro…
Assimilation
The process through which people lose originality differentia…
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MVHS AP HUGS chapter 1
Absolute Location
Cartography
Choropleth Map
Concentration (population)
Actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface... Exact lo…
The art and science of map making
Map showing concentrations of something, such as: religion, e…
The spread of something over a given area
Absolute Location
Actual space a place occupies on the Earth's surface... Exact lo…
Cartography
The art and science of map making
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MVHS Biology IB2 Plant Vocabulary
Sepal
petal
pistil
stigma
1
8
4
Sepal
petal
1
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MVHS Biology Unit 3 (2015)-- Cell cycle
mitosis
phases of mitosis
prophase
prophase (picture)
the part of the cell cycle when the nucleus divides into two…
prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase
the part of mitosis when chromosomes become visible and spind…
mitosis
the part of the cell cycle when the nucleus divides into two…
phases of mitosis
prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase
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MVHS AP Biology: Foreign Word Parts Quiz #1 (parts #1-30 on list)
a-
ab-, apo-
-ac, -al
acr-
without
from
pertaining to
extremity
a-
without
ab-, apo-
from
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MVHS chapter 11 AP vocab
Abrogate
Ambient
Asperity
Burnish
(V) to repeal
(Adj) surrounding
(N) roughness
(V) to make smooth or glossy... (N) gloss
Abrogate
(V) to repeal
Ambient
(Adj) surrounding
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MVHS Biology Unit 4, Part 1 (Meiosis)
meiosis
gametes
somatic cells
mitosis
reductional division in which a 1n gamete cell is formed (sim…
sperm or egg cells; also known as sex cells; made by meiosis
all cells of the body except sperm and egg; in humans all som…
non-reductional division in which a 2n somatic cell is formed
meiosis
reductional division in which a 1n gamete cell is formed (sim…
gametes
sperm or egg cells; also known as sex cells; made by meiosis
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MVHS Biology Unit 4, Part 2 (Genetics)
gene
allele
genetic trait
heterozygous
a piece of a chromosome (made of DNA) that codes for a specif…
a version of a gene
a physical characteristic you inherit from your biological pa…
having two different alleles
gene
a piece of a chromosome (made of DNA) that codes for a specif…
allele
a version of a gene
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Ap lang chapter 10 mvhs
Askance
Attenuate
Benign
Cavil
(Adv) with suspicion
(V) to make thin
(Adj) kind, gentle
(V) to fin fault in a petty way... (N) a trivial objection
Askance
(Adv) with suspicion
Attenuate
(V) to make thin
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MVHS Biology, Unit 5: Evolution
evolution
Cladogram
Clade
homologous structures
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
a group of organisms with related characteristics
traits that evolved from a common ancestor and arise from the…
evolution
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
Cladogram
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
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Labeling Cell Organelles (MVHS Biology Unit 2)
Vacuoles
Lysosomes
Mitochondrion
Golgi
Vacuoles
Lysosomes
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MVHS Biology, Unit 5: Evolution
evolution
Cladogram
Clade
homologous structures
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
a group of organisms with related characteristics
traits that evolved from a common ancestor and arise from the…
evolution
process by which modern organisms have descended from ancient…
Cladogram
a diagram showing evolutionary relationships between species
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MVHS Biology IB1 Ultrastructure of Cells
nucleus
free ribosomes
bound ribosomes
mitochondria
create proteins for use in the cell
create proteins for transport or storage
nucleus
free ribosomes
create proteins for use in the cell
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2nd Semester Biology Final MVHS
How did Mendel do his experiments?
Who predicted results of meiosis befor…
What is a 3:1 ratio?
What is a 1:2:1 ratio?
Bred plants that were pure for a trait
Mendel
...
...
How did Mendel do his experiments?
Bred plants that were pure for a trait
Who predicted results of meiosis befor…
Mendel
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mvhs ap bio week 4 root words
karyo-
kinet-
lact-
lamin-
nucleus
movement
milk
layer (sheet)
karyo-
nucleus
kinet-
movement
AP English III MVHS Ch 2 vocab
Alliteration
Allusion
Anaphora
Antithesis
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
An indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
The repetition of words at the beginning of successive clauses
Parallel structure that juxtaposes contrasting ideas
Alliteration
The repetition of the same sound or letter at the beginning o…
Allusion
An indirect reference, often to another text or an historic e…
36 terms
mvhs ap bio week 2 root words
cili-
clado-
-coel
con-,co-,com-,cor-
eyelash
branch
hollow
with (together)
cili-
eyelash
clado-
branch
21 terms
MVHS Biology Unit 3 (2015)-- Cell cycle
mitosis
phases of mitosis
prophase
prophase (picture)
the part of the cell cycle when the nucleus divides into two…
prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase
the part of mitosis when chromosomes become visible and spind…
mitosis
the part of the cell cycle when the nucleus divides into two…
phases of mitosis
prophase, metaphase, anaphase, telophase
111 terms
MVHS Biology Units 2&3 (2015)
Transcription
Translation
Transcription (location)
Translation (location)
the synthesis of mRNA from a sequence of DNA
the synthesis of proteins from a sequence of mRNA
nucleus
ribosome
Transcription
the synthesis of mRNA from a sequence of DNA
Translation
the synthesis of proteins from a sequence of mRNA
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MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit 1 Vocab
Empericism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experiment Psychology
The view that knowledge must come from experience, no knowled…
An early school of thought in psychology that emphasized the…
An early school of thought that was founded by James from ide…
The study of psychology based purely off of experiment and ob…
Empericism
The view that knowledge must come from experience, no knowled…
Structuralism
An early school of thought in psychology that emphasized the…
111 terms
MVHS Biology Units 2&3 (2015)
Transcription
Translation
Transcription (location)
Translation (location)
the synthesis of mRNA from a sequence of DNA
the synthesis of proteins from a sequence of mRNA
nucleus
ribosome
Transcription
the synthesis of mRNA from a sequence of DNA
Translation
the synthesis of proteins from a sequence of mRNA
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MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit VIII Vocab
Motivation
Instinct
Drive-reduction theory
Homeostasis
The explanation of a behavior. The reason we do what we do.
An unlearned behavior that follows a similar pattern across a…
The theory of motivation that says we have drives based off o…
Balanced and constant throughout basically. Example: body mai…
Motivation
The explanation of a behavior. The reason we do what we do.
Instinct
An unlearned behavior that follows a similar pattern across a…
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MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit X Vocab
Personality
Free association
Psychoanalysis
Unconscious
Our character traits and thinking and behavioral patterns.
A type of therapy Freud used where the person person relaxes…
Freud's theory of personality. Attributed personality to supp…
Freud defined it basically as our suppressed desires. In mode…
Personality
Our character traits and thinking and behavioral patterns.
Free association
A type of therapy Freud used where the person person relaxes…
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MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit V Vocab
Consciousness
Hypnosis
Posthypnotic suggestion
Dissociation
The state of being aware of yourself and your surroundings. I…
A state of arguable consciousness/unconsciousness where peopl…
A suggestion given during a hypnosis session that keeps the s…
A split in consciousness that allows you to multiple things a…
Consciousness
The state of being aware of yourself and your surroundings. I…
Hypnosis
A state of arguable consciousness/unconsciousness where peopl…
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mvhs ap bio week 6 root words
sacchar-
-script
scler-
-scop-
sugar
write
hard
look
sacchar-
sugar
-script
write
36 terms
mvhs ap bio week 1 root words
a-, an-q
ab-, abs-, ap-
acro,-apic-
agon-
without
away
tip (summit)
contest
a-, an-q
without
ab-, abs-, ap-
away
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mvhs ap bio week 3 root words
-fer-
flagell-
gamet-
gastro-
to carry
whip
marriage
stomach
-fer-
to carry
flagell-
whip
35 terms
mvhs ap bio week 5 root words
paleo-
pan-
par-, para-
-parous
ancient
all
beside (near)
bearing
paleo-
ancient
pan-
all
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MVHS Biology Unit 3 (2015) -- DNA Structure and Replication
Shape of the DNA
Shape of DNA (picture)
DNA Backbone
Nucleotide Bases
Double helix
the sugars and phosphates around the outside of DNA
Thymine, Adenine, Guanine, Cytosine
Shape of the DNA
Double helix
Shape of DNA (picture)
64 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit IV Vocab
Sensation
Perception
Bottom-up processing
Top-down processing
The reception of our certain cells to certain stimuli. The tr…
How the brain interprets the information given to it by neuro…
The processing that basically involves getting the informatio…
The brain's processing of information given to it. Processes…
Sensation
The reception of our certain cells to certain stimuli. The tr…
Perception
How the brain interprets the information given to it by neuro…
43 terms
AP Human Geography Chapter 1 Vocab MVHS
cartography
concentration
cultural ecology
cultural landscape
the science of making maps
the spread of something over a given area
a geographic approach that emphasizes human-environment relat…
the fashioning of a natural landscape by a cultural group
cartography
the science of making maps
concentration
the spread of something over a given area
76 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit III Vocab
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrites
Axon
The branch of psychology that studies the human brain and hum…
The fundamental building block of the human nervous system. E…
The part of a neuron that receives a message, subsequently se…
The part of a neuron that sends a message. Looks like a long…
Biological psychology
The branch of psychology that studies the human brain and hum…
Neuron
The fundamental building block of the human nervous system. E…
67 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit VII Vocab
Memory
Encoding
Storage
Retrieval
Something we have learned that persists for a relatively long…
Turning thoughts or sensory information into brain language s…
How we keep our memories in existence in our brains.
Our ability to pull out memories from our brain and bring the…
Memory
Something we have learned that persists for a relatively long…
Encoding
Turning thoughts or sensory information into brain language s…
54 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit IX Vocab
Developmental psychology
Zygote
Embryo
Fetus
The area of psychology that studies the development of humans…
A fertilized egg from conception to about two weeks.
A prenatal stage from about 2 weeks to 9 weeks. The baby star…
Baby from about 9 weeks to birth.
Developmental psychology
The area of psychology that studies the development of humans…
Zygote
A fertilized egg from conception to about two weeks.
34 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit 1 Vocab
Empericism
Structuralism
Functionalism
Experiment Psychology
The view that knowledge must come from experience, no knowled…
An early school of thought in psychology that emphasized the…
An early school of thought that was founded by James from ide…
The study of psychology based purely off of experiment and ob…
Empericism
The view that knowledge must come from experience, no knowled…
Structuralism
An early school of thought in psychology that emphasized the…
39 terms
MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit II Vocab
Hindsight bias
Critical thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
Bias resulting in the fact that people tend to think that the…
Asking questions and critically examining ideas that are pres…
An explanation for something that involves organizing what yo…
An idea or explanation derived from a theory that is texted d…
Hindsight bias
Bias resulting in the fact that people tend to think that the…
Critical thinking
Asking questions and critically examining ideas that are pres…
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MVHS Unit 2 Vocab Fong AP
Hindsight Bias
Critical Thinking
Theory
Hypothesis
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
An explanation using an integrated set of principles that org…
A testable prediction, often implied by a theory.
Hindsight Bias
the tendency to believe, after learning an outcome, that one…
Critical Thinking
thinking that does not blindly accept arguments and conclusio…
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AP Human Geography Chapter 2 Vocab MVHS
agricultural density
agricultural revolution
arithmetic density
census
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
people started farming, population increased
the total number of people divided by the total land area
a complete enumeration of a population
agricultural density
the ratio of the number of farmers to the total amount of lan…
agricultural revolution
people started farming, population increased
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MVHS Fong AP Psych - Unit VI People
Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936)
John B. Watson (1878-1958)
B. F. Skinner (1904-1990)
Edward L. Thorndike (1874-1949)
Pavlov is a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work…
Watson introduced the school of thought behaviorism. He also…
Skinner started out as an English major but eventually turned…
Thorndike developed ideas of a law of effect - that rewarded…
Ivan Pavlov (1849-1936)
Pavlov is a Russian physiologist known primarily for his work…
John B. Watson (1878-1958)
Watson introduced the school of thought behaviorism. He also…
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