Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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