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

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