Physiology 2 Test 1

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

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