Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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