Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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