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Brain Functions

brain functions along with the area they are associated with
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Frontal Lobe
emotions, reasoning, planning, movement, and parts of speech. also involved in creativity, judgment, problem solving, and planning.
Parietal Lobe
processing of nerve impulses related to the senses, such as touch, pain, taste, pressure, and temperature. also have language functions.
Temporal Lobe
hearing, memory, meaning, and language. They also play a role in emotion and learning. interpreting and processing auditory stimuli.
Occipital Lobe
brain's ability to recognize objects. responsible for our vision.
The Cerebral Cortex
thinking, voluntary movements, language, reasoning, and perception.
Cerebellum
controls your movement, balance, posture, and coordination
Hypothalamus
body temperature, emotions, hunger, thirst, appetite, digestion and sleep.
Thalamus
sensory integration and motor integration.
Pituitary Gland
hormones
Pineal Gland
growing and maturing.
Hippocampas
forms and stores your memories
Mid-brain
breathing, reflexes, and swallowing reflexes.