Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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