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

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