SECOND SEMESTER EXAM REVIEW
extenuate: (verb) To lessen the seriousness or magnitude of an offense by making partial
excuses (page 132)
redundant: (adj) extra, excess, more than is needed; wordy, repetitive; profuse, lush (page 133)
Short Answer Prompt: Describe how an actional potential works to communicate within a
neuron. Be sure to indicate where within a neuron an action potential occurs and how
this signal is transmitted.
Action potential: All or none impulses fired by neurons
Central state theory of drives- different drives correspond to neural activity in different
sets of neurons in the brain
Central drive system- a set of neurons in which activity constitutes a drive
Hypothalamus is the hub of many drive systems
Ms. B. Stewart
English 10 AA
20 May 2014
Nikki Giovanni: Crusader of the Black Experience
A wide-eyed, bird-like woman rushes from the crowd, commanding the attention of all
who hear. When she speaks, her voice rushes out like a ri
Genes do not cause traits or behaviors directly they simply code for proteins
The interaction of genes with the environment produce behavior
All the effects that genes have on behavior are through their role in building and
modifying the physical structu
ideas in each article/video, AND discuss one of the following:
1. Vocational education vs. Liberal Arts education is the end goal of a college degree to be
qualified for a job/career, or to be an educated person? Is it possible to accomplish both in
Arts and humanities requirements
- Honors students must complete 2 honors quality courses within the three arts and
- Honors students must receive classroom credit and therefore no AP or IB credit for all
three required cours
- Who is most affected?
Young children and pregnant women are the groups most affected.
Malaria is transmitted by females of the genus Anopheles.
The common symptoms are fever, sweats, headache, and vomiting.
- Where it is e