Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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