Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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