Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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