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

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