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Macromolecules Pre-AP Biology
Carbohydrates, Proteins, Nucleic Acids…
Carbohydrates and Lipids
Proteins
Nucleic Acids
The four Macromolecules are...
Macromolecule(s) with the elements CHO
Macromolecule(s) with the elements CHON
Macromolecule(s) with the elements CHONP
Carbohydrates, Proteins, Nucleic Acids…
The four Macromolecules are...
Carbohydrates and Lipids
Macromolecule(s) with the elements CHO
Pre-AP Pre Calculus
(-oo,+oo)
[c]
None
(0,c)
Domain of f(x)=c
Range of f(x)=c
X-intercepts of f(x)=c
Y-intercepts of f(x)=c
(-oo,+oo)
Domain of f(x)=c
[c]
Range of f(x)=c
Pre AP Vocabulary
Emulate
Demeanor
Deplore
Derogatory
To try to be like someone or something you admire
A person's appearance or behavior
To hate or dislike very much
Saying something that shows a lack of respect
Emulate
To try to be like someone or something you admire
Demeanor
A person's appearance or behavior
AP Biology Pre-Assessment
Hydrophobic compounds
Organic compounds
Adenosine triphosphate
Carbohydrates
substances that do not have an affinity for water and are oft…
Compounds containing carbon
molecule storing potential "free energy" for the cell
compounds that serve as fuel and building material for the cell
Hydrophobic compounds
substances that do not have an affinity for water and are oft…
Organic compounds
Compounds containing carbon
16 terms
Pre AP: Regions of the World
Sahel
maghreb
Patagonia
Kashmir
An economic, climatic and biogeographic zone of transition in…
usually defined as much or most of the region of western Nort…
a region located at the southern end of South America, shared…
the northwestern region of the Indian subcontinent. Until the…
Sahel
An economic, climatic and biogeographic zone of transition in…
maghreb
usually defined as much or most of the region of western Nort…
48 terms
Pre AP Concept Terms
assimilation
hegemony
Iconoclasm
Realpolitik
The process by which people are gradually absorbed and integr…
leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation o…
Opposing or even destroying images, especially those set up f…
Political realism or practical politics, especially policy ba…
assimilation
The process by which people are gradually absorbed and integr…
hegemony
leadership or predominant influence exercised by one nation o…
15 terms
Geometry Pre AP postulates
ruler postulate
Segment Addition Postulate (Seg. Add.…
Protractor Postulate
Angle Addition Postulate
1.)points must be put on a number line... 2.)the distance betwee…
if B is between A and C, then AB+BC=AC (page 12 in book)
used to find the measure of an angle... 1.) take the absolute va…
m<AOB + m<BOC = m< AOC
ruler postulate
1.)points must be put on a number line... 2.)the distance betwee…
Segment Addition Postulate (Seg. Add.…
if B is between A and C, then AB+BC=AC (page 12 in book)
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 8
assurance
asylum
console
dilate
(n) a pledge, freedom from doubt, self-confidence... ayn. promi…
(n) a place of safety; an institution for the care of childre…
(v) to comfort; (n) the keyboard of an organ, ... a control pane…
(v) to make or become larger or wider, to expand... upon.... syn:…
assurance
(n) a pledge, freedom from doubt, self-confidence... ayn. promi…
asylum
(n) a place of safety; an institution for the care of childre…
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 3
abridge
adherent
altercation
cherubic
v. to make shorter
n. a follower, supporter;... adj. attached, sticking to
n. an angry argument
adj. resembling an angel portrayed as a little child with a b…
abridge
v. to make shorter
adherent
n. a follower, supporter;... adj. attached, sticking to
32 terms
Photosynthesis (Pre-AP)
autotrophs
heterotrophs
mesophyll
stroma
organisms that can produce their own food. Plants, cyanobacte…
organisms that eat other organisms for food.
inner tissue of a leaf, containing many chloroplasts
fluid that fills the inner area of a chloroplast and is the s…
autotrophs
organisms that can produce their own food. Plants, cyanobacte…
heterotrophs
organisms that eat other organisms for food.
20 terms
PreAP Unit 4
Abscond
Access
Anarchy
Arduous
(v) to run off and hide
(n) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an inc…
(n) a lack of government and law; confusion
(adj) hard to do, requiring much effort
Abscond
(v) to run off and hide
Access
(n) approach or admittance to places, persons, things; an inc…
13 terms
Forces- Pre AP Physics
Net Force
Tension
Weight
Frictional Force
net force is the remaining force that produces any accelerati…
the pulling force transmitted axially by means of a string, c…
the force of gravity on the object and may be defined as the…
a force that is created whenever two surfaces move or try to…
Net Force
net force is the remaining force that produces any accelerati…
Tension
the pulling force transmitted axially by means of a string, c…
37 terms
PreAP Geography - Map Test
Korea
Syria
Iraq
Bangladesh
East Asia
Middle East
Middle East
South Asia
Korea
East Asia
Syria
Middle East
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 5
accomplice
annihilate
arbitrary
brazen
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime.
(v.) to destroy completely.
(adj.) based on whims rather than reason or fairness.
(adj.) made of brass, harsh and loud, shameless, impudent.
accomplice
(n.) a person who takes part in a crime.
annihilate
(v.) to destroy completely.
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 7
apex
assimilate
exorbitant
interim
(n.) the highest point, tip, crowning point
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
(adj.) unreasonably high, excessive, inordinate, overpriced,…
(n.) the time between, interval, interlude (adj.) temporary,…
apex
(n.) the highest point, tip, crowning point
assimilate
(v.) to absorb fully or make one's own; to adopt as one's own…
20 terms
PreAP Unit 6
atone
bondage
credible
defray
to make up for
slavery; any state of being bound or held down
believable
to pay for
atone
to make up for
bondage
slavery; any state of being bound or held down
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 2
adjourn
alien
comely
compensate
v. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
n. a citizen of another country;... adj. foreign, strange
adj. having a pleasing appearance
v. to make up for; to repay for services
adjourn
v. to stop proceedings temporarily; move to another place
alien
n. a citizen of another country;... adj. foreign, strange
20 terms
PreAP Unit 9
auxiliary
candid
cubicle
drudgery
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
(n.) a small room or compartment
(n.) work that is hard and tiresome
auxiliary
(adj.) giving assistance or support; (n.) a helper, aid
candid
(adj.) frank, sincere; impartial; unposed
Pre-AP
North Africa
East Africa
West Africa
Central Africa
Alexandria
Mogadishu
Dakar
Kinshasa
North Africa
Alexandria
East Africa
Mogadishu
20 terms
Pre-AP Unit 1
admonish
breach
brigand
circumspect
v. to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; t…
n. an opening, gap rupture, rift; a violation or infraction;…
n. a bandit, robber, outlaw
adj. careful, cautious
admonish
v. to caution or advise against something; to scold mildly; t…
breach
n. an opening, gap rupture, rift; a violation or infraction;…
27 terms
Pre AP Political Syst_2
Czar
Monarch
Dictator
Emperor
Emperor of Russia; derives from the word (Caesar);
A king or queen
A person given "temporary" absolute power of a country or nat…
Political ruler of an empire. Similar to a king
Czar
Emperor of Russia; derives from the word (Caesar);
Monarch
A king or queen
26 terms
Pre-AP Biology - EVOLUTION
EVOLUTION
THEORY
HYPOTHESIS
FOSSIL
Change over time; The process by which modern organisms have…
A well- supported, testable explanation of phenomena that hav…
a possible explanation for a set of observations or a possibl…
The preserved remains of an ancient organism
EVOLUTION
Change over time; The process by which modern organisms have…
THEORY
A well- supported, testable explanation of phenomena that hav…
38 terms
Pre-AP Biology - DNA
REPLICATION
TRANSCRIPTION
TRANSLATION
CHROMATIN
Process by which a cell copies its DNA (DNA → DNA)
Process in which a sequence of DNA is copied into a complemen…
Process of decoding an mRNA message into a polypeptide (prote…
DNA with attached proteins which is LOOSELY PACKED in NONDIVI…
REPLICATION
Process by which a cell copies its DNA (DNA → DNA)
TRANSCRIPTION
Process in which a sequence of DNA is copied into a complemen…
25 terms
Pre-AP Biology - GENETICS
GENETICS
FERTILIZATION
TRAIT
TRUE-BREEDING (PURE)
the scientific study of heredity
process in which male and female reproductive cells join to f…
Specific characteristic that varies from one individual to an…
organisms that produce offspring identical to themselves if a…
GENETICS
the scientific study of heredity
FERTILIZATION
process in which male and female reproductive cells join to f…
29 terms
Pre AP Political Syst_1
Centralized Government
Decentralized Government
Democracy
Republic
A form of government where power is concentrated or consolida…
A form of government where power is delegated or distributed…
A form of government where the people have the power
A form of democracy where people elect or vote for representa…
Centralized Government
A form of government where power is concentrated or consolida…
Decentralized Government
A form of government where power is delegated or distributed…
29 terms
Structure of DNA (Pre-AP)
DNA stands for...
The two scientists that discovered the…
What famous scientist was incredibly i…
What are the monomers of DNA?
Deoxyribonucleic Acid
James Watson and Francis Crick
Rosalind Franklin. Her work with X-ray crystallography, where…
nucleotides
DNA stands for...
Deoxyribonucleic Acid
The two scientists that discovered the…
James Watson and Francis Crick
16 terms
Pre-AP Biology - MEIOSIS
MEIOSIS
HOMOLOGOUS CHROMOSOMES
HAPLOID
DIPLOID
Type of cell division that produces 4 different haploid daugh…
Chromosomes that are the same size and shape but are not iden…
Describes a cell like a sperm or egg that has only one set of…
Describes a body (somatic) cell that contains both sets of ho…
MEIOSIS
Type of cell division that produces 4 different haploid daugh…
HOMOLOGOUS CHROMOSOMES
Chromosomes that are the same size and shape but are not iden…
DNA Review Pre-AP
Phosphate and Sugar
Base
Thymine
Cytosine
The two parts of DNA that make up the backbone
The part of DNA that codes
What Adenine bonds with
What Guanine bonds with
Phosphate and Sugar
The two parts of DNA that make up the backbone
Base
The part of DNA that codes
25 terms
Photosynthesis Zumwalt Pre-AP Biology
Photosynthesis
Autotroph
Heterotroph
Respiration
6CO2 + 6H2O --> C6H12O6 + 6O2
An organism that makes its own food by converting inorganic m…
An organism that cannot make its own food so digests complex…
C6H12O6 + 6O2 --> 6CO2 + 6H2O
Photosynthesis
6CO2 + 6H2O --> C6H12O6 + 6O2
Autotroph
An organism that makes its own food by converting inorganic m…
29 terms
Pre-AP Biology - MITOSIS
mitosis
cytokinesis
chromatid
centromere
part of eukaryotic cell division during which the nucleus div…
phase of cell division in which the cytoplasm is split betwee…
one of two identical "sister" arms that make up a duplicated…
area on a chromosome that holds chromatids together and to wh…
mitosis
part of eukaryotic cell division during which the nucleus div…
cytokinesis
phase of cell division in which the cytoplasm is split betwee…
34 terms
Pre-AP Biology - BIOSPHERE
ECOLOGY
BIOSPHERE
SPECIES
POPULATION
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
the parts of the planet including land, water or atmosphere i…
group of organisms so similar to one another that they can br…
group of individuals that belong to the same species and live…
ECOLOGY
the scientific study of interactions among organisms and betw…
BIOSPHERE
the parts of the planet including land, water or atmosphere i…
47 terms
Pre AP Economics
Economist
Natural Resources
Capital
Needs
A person who studies systems of production and consumption (W…
A valuable, limited material found in nature used in manufact…
Money, tools and technology that is required to operate busin…
Things humans must have to survive (EX: Food, water, clothing…
Economist
A person who studies systems of production and consumption (W…
Natural Resources
A valuable, limited material found in nature used in manufact…
50 terms
pre ap
venerable
acolytes
libation
precursor
commanding respect because the great age are associated dignity
an alter attendant in public worship
a pouring out of wine or other liquid in honor of a deity
something that precedes...goes before
venerable
commanding respect because the great age are associated dignity
acolytes
an alter attendant in public worship
25 terms
Pre-AP
Tousle
Clench
Lurch
Drone
Make something untidy
Squeeze together tightly
An abrupt, uncontrolled movement
Talk in a monotonous voice
Tousle
Make something untidy
Clench
Squeeze together tightly
30 terms
Unit 5 Vocabulary - Pre AP
Beringia
Cacao
Cartels
Central America
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
The dried partly fermented fatty seeds of a South American ev…
Unions of independent businesses in order to regulate product…
Region of Latin America consisting of the following seven cou…
Beringia
An ancient land bridge over which the earliest Americans are…
Cacao
The dried partly fermented fatty seeds of a South American ev…
25 terms
Pre-AP Lesson 3
abstruse
affable
audacity
contrite
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
friendly, courteous, amiable
excessive boldness, rashness, daring
extremely apologetic, remorseful, repentant
abstruse
difficult to understand, recondite, concealed
affable
friendly, courteous, amiable
23 terms
Pre-AP - Persia, Greece, and Rome
Ahura Mazda
Alexander the Great
Athenian democracy
Caesar Augustus
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Conqueror of Persian Empire, Egypt, and part of northwest Ind…
A radical form of direct democracy in which the free male pop…
The great-nephew and adopted son of Julius Caesar who emerged…
Ahura Mazda
In Zoroastrianism, the good god who rules the world.
Alexander the Great
Conqueror of Persian Empire, Egypt, and part of northwest Ind…
10 terms
Pre-AP Enrichment Words
abominable
melancholy
loquacious
egocentric
causing disgust or revulsion; extremely bad or terrible
a feeling of pensive sadness, often with no clear cause
tending to talk a lot; extremely chatty
thinking only of one's self without regard for others
abominable
causing disgust or revulsion; extremely bad or terrible
melancholy
a feeling of pensive sadness, often with no clear cause
Pre AP
ponderous
inauspicious
indubitably
zenith
slow and clumsy because of great weight
not conductive to success ; unpromising
impossible to doubt; unquestionable
the time at which something is most powerful or succesful
ponderous
slow and clumsy because of great weight
inauspicious
not conductive to success ; unpromising
English 1 Pre AP
Expressive writing
Theme
moral courage
ethics
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
When you do something for someone or something even though th…
your beliefs that control you actions
Expressive writing
When you write to express yourself and when the writing is no…
Theme
The overall meaning or message of the story but is not stated…
25 terms
pre ap
reduction division
diploid
haploid
homologous chromosomes
the process which germ cells are formed
cell that has two copies of each chromosome, one from egg,one…
cell that has only one copy of each chromosome
chromosomes that have the same length, appearance, an copies…
reduction division
the process which germ cells are formed
diploid
cell that has two copies of each chromosome, one from egg,one…
35 terms
Pre-AP Drama Terms
Nemesis
Hubris
Catharsis
Tragic flaw
an opponent that cannot be beaten or overcome or ... Just punish…
Pride that challenges the role of the gods
An emotional discharge that brings about a moral or spiritual…
A character trait that leads to the downfall of a hero, while…
Nemesis
an opponent that cannot be beaten or overcome or ... Just punish…
Hubris
Pride that challenges the role of the gods
48 terms
Pre-AP Poetry Terms
alliteration
allusion
apostrophe
assonance
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
A figure of speech that directly addresses an absent or imagi…
Repetition of a vowel sound within two or more words in close…
alliteration
the repetition of the same consonant, or beginning several wo…
allusion
a reference in a literary work to a person, place, or thing i…
Pre AP Ch 4
Matter
Element
Four Elements that make up 96% living…
Four Elements that make up 4% of livin…
Anything that has mass and takes up space
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
CHON - Carbon, Hydrogen, Oxygen, Nitrogen
Calcium, Phosphorus, Potassium, Sulfur
Matter
Anything that has mass and takes up space
Element
A pure substance that cannot be broken down into other substa…
47 terms
Pre-ap
Torah
Cruciform
Neanderthals
Athens
Books of the Hebrew bible, Muslim bible
Writing used by the Sumerian scribes
Built Heavy, big bones, burials
Political part of Greece
Torah
Books of the Hebrew bible, Muslim bible
Cruciform
Writing used by the Sumerian scribes
104 terms
Pre AP Bio Final
asexual reproduction
sexual reproduction
cell cycle
chromosome
single cell splits into two, each cell is identical
requires genetic material from 2 parents, offspring different…
the series of changes a cell undergoes from the time it is fo…
condensed chromatin, 46 in humans, thousands of genes on each
asexual reproduction
single cell splits into two, each cell is identical
sexual reproduction
requires genetic material from 2 parents, offspring different…
37 terms
Biomolecules (Pre-AP)
biomolecule
monomer
polymer
hydrolysis
organic molecules found in all living organisms
The subunit that serves as the building block of a larger mol…
A large molecule made of many subunits joined together.
Breaking down complex molecules by the chemical addition of w…
biomolecule
organic molecules found in all living organisms
monomer
The subunit that serves as the building block of a larger mol…
162 terms
Pre AP
Who was africa's president?
What was the red scare
Events that happened after the burlin…
What prompted euro economic community?
Nelson Mendella
Fear of communism; US
Burlin wall
Common market
Who was africa's president?
Nelson Mendella
What was the red scare
Fear of communism; US
56 terms
Pre-AP Midterm study guide
Animals and fertile land
resources meat berries nomadic
agriculture and domestication
relative absolute and carbon dating
What did hunter-gatherer survival depend on?
Hunter-gatherer society characteristics:... They lived off the _…
What gave rise to stable communities during the neolithic era?
What scientific process allows archaeologists to age fossil r…
Animals and fertile land
What did hunter-gatherer survival depend on?
resources meat berries nomadic
Hunter-gatherer society characteristics:... They lived off the _…
PreAP Evolution
species
fossil
adaptation
evolution
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
A trait that helps an organism survive and reproduce
Change in a kind of organism over time; process by which mode…
species
A group of similar organisms that can breed and produce ferti…
fossil
A trace of an ancient organism that has been preserved in rock
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