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

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