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brain, digestive, immune, blood

a. which fissure separates the cerebral hemispheres

longitudinal fissure

a. the central sulcus separates which lobes

frontal from parietal

a. a shallow groove on the surface of the cortex is called a


a. what cells line the ventricles of the brain

ependymal cells

a. the brain stem consists of the

midbrain, medulla, and pons

a. the primary auditory cortex is located in the

temporal lobe

a. all sensory information is processed and relayed to the the correct portions fo the cerebrum by ythe


a. the _______ controls blood presssure, heart rate, and respiratory rates


a. ridges of the tissure on the surface of the cerebral hemispheres are called


a. T/F are neurons mitotic


a. the part of a neuron that conducts impulses away from its cell body is called a


a. Schwann cells are functionally similar to


in what way does the interior surface of a cell membrane of a resting enuron differ from that of the external enviornment? The inerior is

Negatively charged and contains less sodium

the part of the peripheral nervous system that carries sensory information to the CNS is called the

afferent pathway

which of the following channels is always open

leakage channels

if the potassium permeability of a resting neuron increases above the nromal resting permeability, what effect will this have on the membrane potiention

the inside of the membrane will be more positive and become depolarized

the layer of the meninges that closely follows every gyrus and sulcus is the

pia matter

overseeing the postural muscle and making rapid adjustments to maintain balance and equilibrium are the functions of the


the white pater of the cerebellum forms the

arbor vitae

divisions of the cerebral hemispheres that are named after the overlaying skull bones are the


the cerebrum and cerebellum are separated by the

transverse fissure

the primary motor cortex is located on he

precenral gyrus

the surface of the postcenral gyrus contains the ____ cortex

primary somaosensory

the visual cotex is loaced in the

occipital lobe

the sense of taste projects to the gusatory cortex located in the ___


the highes levels of information processing occur in the


controls he movement of the voluntary muscles skilled prcise movements

brocas area

"emotions" part of the brain


involved in the undersanding of speech

wernickes area

controls movement of the voluntary muscles learned repitious movement

premoor area

interprets visual information like color, exture and shape

visual association area

processes images form he retina

visual cotex

limbic sysem

emoional part of the brain

filters out excess information

reticular formation

the large collecion of axon fibers that connects the right and left sides of the brain is called the

corpus callosum

______ are the chambers within the brain that contain cerebrospinal fluid


a gap between schwann cells in the peripheral system is called a

node of ranvier

what are the 3 types of headaches

migrains, clustered, tension

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