Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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