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5 Matching questions

  1. Thalamus
  2. Glutamate
  3. Parasympathetic Nervous System
  4. Cerbellum
  5. Corpus Callosum
  1. a calms the body, conserves energy
  2. b Function: senses transported to higher brain, sleep/consciousness
    Dysfunction: motor, sensory and emotional problems, balance and sleep, impairment
  3. c memory, too much - headaches
  4. d Function: facilitate communication b/w hemispheres, eye movement, sensory and arousal
    Dysfunction: incomplete or no dev leads to difficulty of understanding (ex. sarcasm)
  5. e Function: coordination, memory, leanring, body movement
    Dysfunction: bad balance and coordination, tremor, dizzy, weak in legs

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Function: auditory, language reception, memory
    Dysfunction: ADHD, Epilepsy
  2. Function: store new memories (short term), emotional response, navigation, spatial organization
    Dysfunction: Alzheimers, Epilepsy, brain swelling, deficencey of oxygen to cells
  3. 1. Brain must be alert and engaged to change
    2. Positive reinforcement strengthens the connections b/w neurons
    3. neurons that fire together wire together
    4. Repetition in incremental steps is key to make lasting change; initial change is temporary
    5. Memory is crucial for learning and can be improved
    6. Motivation is key - right stress, challenging but not too much
    7. Brain Plasticity can be positive or negative
  4. Function: social and emotional processing, aggression and feaar
    Dysfunction: requires soc and emotional stimulation to dev normally, autism, soc anxiety if dev poorly
  5. nerve cell, basic building block of nervous sys

5 True/False questions

  1. GABA (gamma aminbutynic acid)core of brain, oldest part, responsible for automatic survival functions


  2. Spinal CordFunction: motor and sensory information, reflexes
    Dysfunction: paralysis, osteoporosis, spasticity


  3. Motor Neuronsneurons that carry incoming info from receptors to brain and spinal cord


  4. Dopamineneurons bushy, branching extensions that receive messages and conduct impluses


  5. Limbic Systemcore of brain, oldest part, responsible for automatic survival functions


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