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

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