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

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