NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 33 available terms

Advertisement Upgrade to remove ads
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Matching questions

  1. temporal lobes
  2. limbic system
  3. reticular formation
  4. consciousness
  5. parietal lobes
  1. a doughnut-shaped neural system (including the hippocampus, amygdala, and hypothalamus) located below the cerebral hemispheres; associated with emotions and drives. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 071)
  2. b portion of the cerebral cortex lying at the top of the head and toward the rear; receives sensory input for touch and body position. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 074)
  3. c a nerve network in the brainstem that plays an important role in controlling arousal. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 070)
  4. d portion of the cerebral cortex lying roughly above the ears; includes the auditory areas, each receiving information primarily from the opposite ear. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 074)
  5. e our awareness of ourselves and our environment. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e pp. 089, 176)

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. the base of the brainstem; controls heartbeat and breathing. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 069)
  2. the "little brain" at the rear of the brainstem; functions include processing sensory input and coordinating movement output and balance. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 070)
  3. the oldest part and central core of the brain, beginning where the spinal cord swells as it enters the skull; It is responsible for automatic survival functions. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 069)
  4. portion of the cerebral cortex lying just behind the forehead; involved in speaking and muscle movements and in making plans and judgments. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 074)
  5. a technique that uses magnetic fields and radio waves to produce computer-generated images of soft tissue. They scans show brain anatomy. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 068)

5 True/False questions

  1. motor cortexarea at the front of the parietal lobes that registers and processes body touch and movement sensations. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 077)

          

  2. cognitive neuroscienceour awareness of ourselves and our environment. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e pp. 089, 176)

          

  3. cerebral cortexthe intricate fabric of interconnected neural cells covering the cerebral hemispheres; the body's ultimate control and information-processing center. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 074)

          

  4. lesiontissue destruction. A naturally or experimentally caused destruction of brain tissue. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 067)

          

  5. dual processingthe principle that information is often simultaneously processed on separate conscious and unconscious tracks. (Myers Psychology for AP 1e p. 090)

          

Create Set