Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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