5 Written Questions
5 Matching Questions
- occipital lobes
- parietal lobes
- motor cortex
- corpus callosum
- a the portion of the cerebral cortex lying at the top of the head and toward the rear; receives sensory input for touch and body position
- b tissue destruction. A brain lesion is a naturally or experimentally caused destruction of brain tissue
- c the portion of the cerebral cortex lying at the back of the head; includes the visual areas, which receive visual information from the opposite visual field.
- d the large band of neural fibers connecting the two brain hemispheres and carrying messages between them
- e an area at the rear of the frontal lobes that controls voluntary movements
5 Multiple Choice Questions
- limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperature and other functions
- the brain's capacity for modification, as evident in brain reorganization following damage (especially in children) and in experiments on the effects of experience on brain development
- a nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role in controlling arousal.
- controls language reception—a brain area involved in language comprehension and expression; usually in the left temporal lobe (p. 389)
- a system of functionally related neural structures in the brain that are involved in emotional behavior
5 True/False Questions
amygdala → ...
thalamus → limbic system component that regulates hunger, body temperature and other functions
temporal lobes → the portion of the cerebral cortex lying roughly above the ears; includes the auditory areas, each of which receives auditory information primarily from the opposite ear
cerebral cortex → the area at the front of the parietal lobes that registers and processes body touch and movement sensations
frontal lobes → the portion of the cerebral cortex lying at the top of the head and toward the rear; receives sensory input for touch and body position