Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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