3 Written questions
3 Multiple choice questions
- the "little brain" attached to the rear of the brainstem; it helps coordinate voluntary movement and balance
- "horse" a neural center located in the limbic system that helps process explicit memories for storage
- 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.
2 True/False questions
somatosensory → bark the tissue forming the outer layer of an organ or structure in plant or animal
Thalamus → the brain's sensory switchboard, located on top of the brainstem; it directs messages to the sensory receiving areas in the cortex and transmits replies to the cerebellum and medulla