How can we help?

You can also find more resources in our Help Center.

38 terms

Exam For Anatomy

brain, digestive, immune, blood
STUDY
PLAY
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
sulcus
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
thalamus
a. the _______ controls blood presssure, heart rate, and respiratory rates
pons
a. ridges of the tissure on the surface of the cerebral hemispheres are called
gyri
a. T/F are neurons mitotic
False
a. the part of a neuron that conducts impulses away from its cell body is called a
axon
a. Schwann cells are functionally similar to
oligodendrocyles
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
cerebellum
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
lobes
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 ___
insula
the highes levels of information processing occur in the
cerebrum
controls he movement of the voluntary muscles skilled prcise movements
brocas area
"emotions" part of the brain
temporal
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
ventricles
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