Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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