Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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