Physiology 2 Test 1

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What neurotransmitter is a likely target for Valium?
What is the function of cranial nerve 8?
What are the three major components of the medulla?
What is the name of cranial nerve 1?
What part of the brain functions in memory and emotions?
What neuromodulator stimulates perception of pain?
What part of the brain contains nuclei for five cranial nerves?
What system is responsible for arousal, wakefulness and consciousness?
What neurotransmitter is involved in sensory perception?
What are the six major divisions of the CNS?
What neuromodulator is found in parts of the limbic system?
What are the three types of glia?
What is the name of cranial nerve 2?
What neurotransmitter is involved in the subconscious movements of skeletal muscles?
What neurotransmitter is involved in a variety of functions?
What are the two divisions of the PNS?
What means towards the front of the body?
The spinal cord contains how many major descending tracts?
What neurotransmitter is found in the spinal cord?
What two structures make up the diencephalon?
Information is sent by action potential ______?
What neurotransmitter is found in the cerebral cortex?
What is the name of the neuron coating cell that allows for better conduction in the CNS?
What part of the brain maintains equilibrium?
What neuromodulator inhibits pain?
What neurotransmitter is involved in dreaming?
What part of the brain is an important control center for muscular movements?
How many coccygeal spinal nerves are there?
What cut is ear to ear over the top?
What is the thick band of fibers that connects the two brain hemispheres?
What is the fastest conduction velocity of an action potential?
What are the infoldings of the brain called?
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?
What part of the brain contains nuclei regulating the respiratory centers in the medulla?
What two structures make up the telencephalon?
What means farther from the medial plane?
What part of the brain recives and integrates sensory and motor impules?
What disease is associated with post-synaptic acetylcholine receptor malfunction?
What is the sensory function of cranial nerve 10?
What is the name of cranial nerve 3?
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What does the Basal Ganglia include?
What is the name of cranial nerve 10?
What are the four lobes of the brain?
What is a part of the motivational system?
What neuromodulator is found in the spinal cord pathways?
What are the three types of neurons?
What is the Dale principle?
What neurotransmitter is found in the brain stem?
What is the maximum frequency for action potentials?
What are the four components of most neurons?In order from start to finish
How many cervical spinal nerves are there?
What relays motor impulses from the cerebral cortex to the spinal cord?
What neurotransmitter is involved in temperature regulation?
What neurotransmitter is involved in regulation of mood?
What are the two distinct classes of cells in the nervous system?
What are the five divisions of the spinal cord?
What is the cerebellum connected to the brainstem by?
What are the convolutions of the brain called?
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 function of cranial nerve 2?
What part of the brain directs smooth, precise movements?
What means nearer to the central axis of the body?
What kind of matter is the inner layer of the cortex?
Dopaminea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What cut is ear to ear over face?
What is the name of cranial nerve 8?
What neurotransmitter is found in the basal ganglia?
What part of the brain coordinates subconscious movements of skeletal muscles?
What does the Limbic System include?
What is the function of cranial nerve 1?
Norepinephrinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
Which glial cell produces cerebral spinal fluid?
What neurotransmitter is involved in inducing sleep?
What are the three major systems of the CNS?
What is the function of cranial nerve 3?
What is considered the 'head ganglion' of the autonomic nervous system?
What is the wishbone shaped group of structures around the brainstem?
What neurotransmitter is found in the sympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system?
What cut is straight down the nose?
What neurotransmitter is involved in motor control?
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What regulates the pituitary gland?
What glial cell provides nutrients to neurons, repairs damages and absorbs potassium?
What are the two types of receptors for acetylcholine?
What part of the brain is a network of nuclei and interlacing nerve fibers in medulla, pons and midbrain?
What neuromodulator is found in the hypothalamus?
What neuromodulator is found in the thalamus?
Another word for descending?Motor System
How many pairs of spinal nerves are there?
Glycinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What means near the median plane?
What means upper?
What neurotransmitter is found in the cerebellum?
What neurotransmitter is found in the substantia nigra?
How many lumbar spinal nerves are there?
What is another name for the midbrain?
What disease is associated with dopamine dysfunction?
What means towards the back of the body?
What neurotransmitter is found in the sensory pathways?
What neurotransmitter is involved in emotion?
What means lower?
What is the name of the neuron coating cell that allows for better conduction in the PNS?
Glutamatea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What means farther from the central axis of the body?`
What is the motor function of cranial nerve 10?
What part of the brain contains nuclei for two cranial nerves?
What part of the brain is the second largest?
What kind of matter is the outer layer of the cortex?
What disease is associated with pre-synaptic acetylcholine receptor malfunction?
What cut is parallel to straight down the nose?
Serotonina) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What neurotransmitter is involved in arousal?
Acetylcholinea) Excitatory b) Inhibitory c) Excitatory in most cases, some inhibitory
What part of the brain contains nuclei for four cranial nerves?
What part of the brain contains superior and inferior colliculi?
How many sacral spinal nerves are there?
What two structures make up the cerebral cortex?
How many thoracic spinal nerves are there?
What neurotransmitter is found in the hypothalamus?
The spinal cord contains how many major ascending tracts?
What is another word for ascending?Sensory System

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