Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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