is responsible for higher brain functions, such as reasoning, sensory perception, emotions, willed movements, memory and consciousness. it controls learn behavior.
The myelinated axons conduct nerves impulses to and from diffrent areas of the nervus system.
Conrol body activities: such as voluntary movement, vision, hearing, speech and other intellectual abilities.
coordiante muscular movement and posture, as well as to help maintain balance.
contains the thalamus and the hypothalamus is located to the superior medulla oblangada
controls involuntary processes, such as metabolism, water/ electrolyte balance, and body temperature. it also controls basic drive susch as appetite, thirst and pleasure, and it regulates the pituriatry gland.
relays impolses from sensory organs to the brain and associates sensations as pleasent and unpleasent.
controls nearly all major body functions by secreting hormones and relaying nerves impulses. it regulates the functions of many other endocrine glands. Endocrine glands produce and secrete hormones into the blood or lymph nodes.
controls many of the body functins that are not under conscious control, including heartbeat, breathing and blood pressure
controls respiration, heart rate, dilation and constriction of blood vessels and vomiting. injury to the medulla can result in death.