Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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