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5 Matching questions

  1. Reticular Formation
  2. Dopamine
  3. Norepinephrine
  4. Prefrontal Cortex
  5. Parasympathetic Nervous System
  1. a calms the body, conserves energy
  2. b Function: mediate conflicting thoughts, choices, predict future, social control
    Dysfunction: personality and behavioral change, bad decisions
  3. c memory, movement, learning, emotions, focus to eliminate distractions (attention)
  4. d Function: motor and cardiovascular control, pain, sleep and consciousness
    Dysfunction: narcolepsy, lesions
  5. e alertness and arousal

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. Function: senses transported to higher brain, sleep/consciousness
    Dysfunction: motor, sensory and emotional problems, balance and sleep, impairment
  2. sensory and motor neurons that connect central nervous sys to body
  3. neurons bushy, branching extensions that receive messages and conduct impluses
  4. level of stimulation required to trigger a neural impulse
  5. sleep/wake cycle, mood and arousal, no production - depression

5 True/False questions

  1. Myelin Sheathcore of brain, oldest part, responsible for automatic survival functions


  2. HypothalamusFunction: Autonomic, endocrine homeostasis
    Dysfunction: tumor, hyperthyroidism


  3. Spinal CordFunction: emotion, problem solving, impulse, facial expressions
    Dysfunction: mental flexibility, social up or down, easily distracted


  4. Motor Neuronsneurons that carry outgoing info from brain to muscles and glands


  5. Corpus CallosumFunction: facilitate communication b/w hemispheres, eye movement, sensory and arousal
    Dysfunction: incomplete or no dev leads to difficulty of understanding (ex. sarcasm)