Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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