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major brain structures
largest part of brain
receives and interprets sensory information
generates and controls muscle movement
provides mental functions such as memory, intelligence, creativity, and reasoning
2nd largest part of brain
coordinates and fine tunes voluntary muscle movement
physical center of brain
controls relay and integration centers for incoming sensory information
integrates incoming sensory information
integrates nervous system and endocrine responses
"trunk of the brain"
connects parts of the brain to the spinal cord
contains integration centers that regulate visceral (autonomic) activities