Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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