3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- our sense of touch, temperature, and pain
- the "little brain" attached to the rear of the brainstem; it helps coordinate voluntary movement and balance
- a neural structure lying below the thalamus; directs eating, drinking, body temperature; helps govern the endocrine system via the pituitary gland, and is linked to emotion
2 True/False questions
amygdala → two almond-shaped neural clusters that are components of the limbic system and are linked to emotion
limbic system → a doughnut-shaped system of neural structures at the border of the brainstem and cerebral hemispheres; associated with emotions such as fear and aggression and drives such as those for food and sex. Includes the hippocampus, amygdala, and hypothalamus.