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

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