Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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