Physiology 2 Test 1

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What part of the brain maintains equilibrium?
Another word for descending?Motor System
What is the cerebellum connected to the brainstem by?
What neurotransmitter is involved in regulation of mood?
What kind of matter is the inner layer of the cortex?
Gamma Aminobutyric Acida) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
Glycinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
Acetylcholinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What neuromodulator is found in the spinal cord pathways?
What disease is associated with post-synaptic acetylcholine receptor malfunction?
What part of the brain recives and integrates sensory and motor impules?
The spinal cord contains how many major ascending tracts?
What are the two types of receptors for acetylcholine?
What neurotransmitter is involved in inducing sleep?
What neurotransmitter is involved in sensory perception?
How many coccygeal spinal nerves are there?
Dopaminea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What means towards the front of the body?
What is the name of cranial nerve 10?
What is another word for ascending?Sensory System
What neurotransmitter is found in the cerebral cortex?
What are the four lobes of the brain?
What is the function of cranial nerve 8?
What are the three types of glia?
What is the name of cranial nerve 3?
Norepinephrinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What are the two distinct classes of cells in the nervous system?
What neurotransmitter is involved in motor control?
What means towards the back of the body?
What neurotransmitter is involved in the subconscious movements of skeletal muscles?
What neurotransmitter is found in the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system?
What neurotransmitter is found in the cerebellum?
What neuromodulator inhibits pain?
The spinal cord contains how many major descending tracts?
What neurotransmitter is a likely target for Valium?
What two structures make up the telencephalon?
What neurotransmitter is involved in dreaming?
What neurotransmitter is found in the sensory pathways?
What does the Basal Ganglia include?
What disease is associated with dopamine dysfunction?
What is the name of the neuron coating cell that allows for better conduction in the PNS?
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What is the wishbone shaped group of structures around the brainstem?
What is the fastest conduction velocity of an action potential?
What is a part of the motivational system?
What cut is ear to ear over face?
How many pairs of spinal nerves are there?
What neurotransmitter is found in the spinal cord?
What neuromodulator is found in the thalamus?
Which cranial nerve does not pass through the thalamus?
What neurotransmitter is involved in a variety of functions?
What are the really deep infoldings of the brain called?
What disease is associated with pre-synaptic acetylcholine receptor malfunction?
What means near the median plane?
Glutamatea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What part of the brain functions in memory and emotions?
What means farther from the central axis of the body?`
What neurotransmitter is involved in emotion?
What are the infoldings of the brain called?
What neuromodulator is found in parts of the limbic system?
What is the name of cranial nerve 2?
What part of the brain coordinates subconscious movements of skeletal muscles?
What part of the brain contains nuclei regulating the respiratory centers in the medulla?
What neurotransmitter is involved in arousal?
How many cervical spinal nerves are there?
What neurotransmitter is involved in temperature regulation?
What are the three major systems of the CNS?
What cut is straight down the nose?
What is the thick band of fibers that connects the two brain hemispheres?
What is the function of cranial nerve 2?
What does the Limbic System include?
What neurotransmitter is found in the substantia nigra?
What is the principle relay for almost all signals from the spinal cord, brain stem, cerebellum to the cerebral cortex?
What is the maximum frequency for action potentials?
What is the name of the neuron coating cell that allows for better conduction in the CNS?
How many thoracic spinal nerves are there?
What are the convolutions of the brain called?
What are the five divisions of the spinal cord?
Which glial cell produces cerebral spinal fluid?
What is another name for the midbrain?
What cut is parallel to straight down the nose?
What neuromodulator stimulates perception of pain?
What is the function of cranial nerve 1?
Question/DefinitionAnswer/TermExtra Info
What neurotransmitter is found in the basal ganglia?
What neuromodulator is found in the hypothalamus?
What is the name of cranial nerve 1?
What means upper?
What are the three types of neurons?
What means farther from the medial plane?
What part of the brain is an important control center for muscular movements?
What means lower?
What two structures make up the diencephalon?
Information is sent by action potential ______?
Serotonina) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What part of the brain directs smooth, precise movements?
How many lumbar spinal nerves are there?
What regulates the pituitary gland?
What is the sensory function of cranial nerve 10?
What part of the brain contains nuclei for four cranial nerves?
What two structures make up the cerebral cortex?
What part of the brain is the second largest?
What system is responsible for arousal, wakefulness and consciousness?
What neurotransmitter is found in the hypothalamus?
What neurotransmitter is found in the brain stem?
What part of the brain contains nuclei for five cranial nerves?
What is the Dale principle?
What are the three major components of the medulla?
What glial cell provides nutrients to neurons, repairs damages and absorbs potassium?
What is the motor function of cranial nerve 10?
What are the two divisions of the PNS?
What means nearer to the central axis of the body?
What is the name of cranial nerve 8?
What relays motor impulses from the cerebral cortex to the spinal cord?
What kind of matter is the outer layer of the cortex?
What part of the brain contains superior and inferior colliculi?
How many sacral spinal nerves are there?
What is considered the 'head ganglion' of the autonomic nervous system?
What is the function of cranial nerve 3?
What are the six major divisions of the CNS?
What cut is ear to ear over the top?
What part of the brain is a network of nuclei and interlacing nerve fibers in medulla, pons and midbrain?
What are the four components of most neurons?In order from start to finish
What part of the brain contains nuclei for two cranial nerves?

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