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Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
32 terms
Brain Functions
Hind Brain
Spinal Cord
Brain Stem
Medulla
Spinal Cord, Brain Stem, Medulla, Pons, Thalamus, Cerebellum
Sensory connection between brain and body
oldest part, responsible for survival functions
Responsible for heartbeat and breathing
Hind Brain
Spinal Cord, Brain Stem, Medulla, Pons, Thalamus, Cerebellum
Spinal Cord
Sensory connection between brain and body
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Brain Functions
Spinal Cord
Brain Stem
Medulla
Pons
Sends signals between brain and rest of body
oldest part, responsible for survival functions (e.g. breathi…
Responsible for heartbeat and breathing
Responsible for coordination and movement; involved in sleep…
Spinal Cord
Sends signals between brain and rest of body
Brain Stem
oldest part, responsible for survival functions (e.g. breathi…
18 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Pons
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Regulates breathing; Relaying Sensory Information Between the…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Brainstem
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
29 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
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Functions of the Brain
Cerebellum
Frontal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Balance, coordination, skilled motor activity
Emotional control, self awareness, motivation, judgement, pro…
Vision
Touch, spatial relationships, reading
Cerebellum
Balance, coordination, skilled motor activity
Frontal Lobe
Emotional control, self awareness, motivation, judgement, pro…
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Functions of the Brain
Medulla (Brain stem)
Pons (Brain stem)
Reticular formation (Brain stem)
Thalamus (sensory switchboard/hub)
controls life support functions like breathing and heartbeat…
coordinates movement (# 9 in photo)
filters incoming stimuli as it travels to the thalamus and re…
receives sensory info (except for smell) and sends it to high…
Medulla (Brain stem)
controls life support functions like breathing and heartbeat…
Pons (Brain stem)
coordinates movement (# 9 in photo)
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The Brain Functions
Hippocampus
Thalamus
Broca's Area
Midbrain
Learning, memory, and converting temporary memories into perm…
Controls the attention span.
Controls the facial neurons as well as the understanding of s…
regulates body movement, vision and hearing; helps control vo…
Hippocampus
Learning, memory, and converting temporary memories into perm…
Thalamus
Controls the attention span.
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Pons
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Relaying Sensory Information Between the Cerebrum and Cerebel…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Brainstem
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
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Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Pons
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Relaying Sensory Information Between the Cerebrum and Cerebel…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Brainstem
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
18 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
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Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
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Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Diencephalon
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum includes: med…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Portion of the brain containing hypothalamus and thalamus
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Brainstem
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum includes: med…
Brain Structures and Functions
Pink
Green
Blue
Light blue
What color is the Frontal Lobe?
What color is the Temporal Lobe?
What color is the Cerebellum?
What color is the Thalamus?
Pink
What color is the Frontal Lobe?
Green
What color is the Temporal Lobe?
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Brain Functions
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Pon
Midbrain
aka central hemisphere. controls muscle functions and speech,…
Back/ bottom of brain. coordinates and regulates muscle activ…
bridge, bulging part of brain stem. includes breathing and dr…
reflex centers for vision and hearing
Cerebrum
aka central hemisphere. controls muscle functions and speech,…
Cerebellum
Back/ bottom of brain. coordinates and regulates muscle activ…
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Brain Functions
Cerebrum
Cerebrum
Pineal Body
Pineal Body
Reasoning and Thinking
Conscious Movement
Endocrine gland secretes melatonin
Prepares body for sleep
Cerebrum
Reasoning and Thinking
Cerebrum
Conscious Movement
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Brain Parts and Functions
Parietal Lobe
Parieto-occiptal Fissure
Cerebellum
Occipital Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Parieto-occiptal Fissure
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The Brain Functions
Amygdala
The Basal Ganglia
The Brain Stem
Broca's Area
fear processing... emotion processing... learning... fight or flight…
movement regulation... skill learning... habit formation... reward sys…
maintaining homeostasis by controlling autonomic functions (i…
language production (both speech and sign)... comprehension of c…
Amygdala
fear processing... emotion processing... learning... fight or flight…
The Basal Ganglia
movement regulation... skill learning... habit formation... reward sys…
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Brain Functions
Personality
Emotions
Intelligence
Attention
Frontal lobe
Frontal lobe
Frontal lobe
Frontal lobe
Personality
Frontal lobe
Emotions
Frontal lobe
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Brain and functions
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Hypothalamus
Amygdala
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
The end of the hippocampus; controls emotions, especially fear
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
Brain Functions
central sulcus
postcentral gyrus
parietal lobe
occipital lobe
central sulcus
postcentral gyrus
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Brain functions
Meninges: Dura mater - Pia Mater
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Medulla Oblongata
Protection
Associated with higher brain function such as thought & action
Coordination of movement, posture and balance.
Breathing, swallowing and heart rate.
Meninges: Dura mater - Pia Mater
Protection
Cerebrum
Associated with higher brain function such as thought & action
Brain Functions
Pre-frontal Cortex
Motor Strip
Sensory Strip
Parietal Proper
Personality
Voluntary movement
Sense of touch
Phantom pain
Pre-frontal Cortex
Personality
Motor Strip
Voluntary movement
Brain Functions
Primary Motor Cortex
Promoter Cortex
Broca's Area
Frontal Eye Field
Precise movements
Planned movements, skills of repetitious nature
Special motor speech area
Voluntary movement of eye
Primary Motor Cortex
Precise movements
Promoter Cortex
Planned movements, skills of repetitious nature
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Brain functions
Ventricles
Meninges
Cerebrum
Hypothalmus
Provides a resevoir, produces, and circulates cerebrospinal f…
wrap around and protect the brain and spinal cord. (Dura mate…
Carries out integration before commanding voluntary motor res…
helps maintain homeostasis, manufactures hormones, and contro…
Ventricles
Provides a resevoir, produces, and circulates cerebrospinal f…
Meninges
wrap around and protect the brain and spinal cord. (Dura mate…
Brain Functions
This structure is responsible for regu…
This structure is regulates thirst, hu…
These layers wrap around your brain an…
This structure connects the cerebral h…
pineal gland
hypothalamus
dura mater, arachnoid mater, pia mater
corpus callosum
This structure is responsible for regu…
pineal gland
This structure is regulates thirst, hu…
hypothalamus
Brain Functions
spinal cord
medulla
Reticular formation
pons
links brain to the rest of the body
controls heartbeat and breathing
involved in sleep/wakefulness, filters incoming stimuli
relays sensory signals
spinal cord
links brain to the rest of the body
medulla
controls heartbeat and breathing
20 terms
Brain Functions
Pia mater
Dura mater
Corpus Callosum
Frontal Lobe
Thin innermost covering that protects the brain
Thick outermost covering that protects the brain
Connects the two hemispheres
Used in reasoning, personality, complex thinking and problem…
Pia mater
Thin innermost covering that protects the brain
Dura mater
Thick outermost covering that protects the brain
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Functions of the brain
Pituitary gland
Midbrain
Pons
Medulla
Controlled by the hypothalamus, directly or indirectly effect…
Relays info (sensory and motor); assoc. with visual and audit…
Relays info. (Sensory and motor) plays role is respiration
Vital function (regulation of heart rate, blood flow, BP, res…
Pituitary gland
Controlled by the hypothalamus, directly or indirectly effect…
Midbrain
Relays info (sensory and motor); assoc. with visual and audit…
brain functions
meninges
lateral ventrical
cerebrum
midbrain
protect the brain and spinal cord
shock absorber to protect brain and spinal cord
reasoning, thought, memory, judgement, senses
conducts impulses for the eye and auditory reflexes
meninges
protect the brain and spinal cord
lateral ventrical
shock absorber to protect brain and spinal cord
brain functions
cerebellum
cerebrum
parietal lobe
frontal lobe
coordination of movement balance and equilibrium and some mot…
thought and action
touch perception, visual attention,
emotional response, language, and motor activities
cerebellum
coordination of movement balance and equilibrium and some mot…
cerebrum
thought and action
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Pons
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Regulates breathing; Relaying Sensory Information Between the…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Brainstem
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
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Brain Functions
Spinal Cord
Brain Stem
Medulla Oblogota
Pons
Sends signals between brain and rest of body
oldest part, responsible for survival functions (e.g. breathi…
Hindbrain... Responsible for heartbeat and breathing
Responsible for coordination and movement; involved in sleep…
Spinal Cord
Sends signals between brain and rest of body
Brain Stem
oldest part, responsible for survival functions (e.g. breathi…
19 terms
Brain functions
Amygdala
Hippocampus
Cerebellum
Corpus Collosum
Part of the limbic system, responsible for the emotional reac…
A portion of the limbic system that is important for memory a…
Responsible for coordination and the control of voluntary mov…
bridge that connects the two cerebral hemispheres
Amygdala
Part of the limbic system, responsible for the emotional reac…
Hippocampus
A portion of the limbic system that is important for memory a…
Brain Functions
Corpus Callosum
Convultions
Sulcus
Gyrus
Connects the 2 hemisphere
The wrinkles and grooves of the cerebrum
Shallow groove
Bump
Corpus Callosum
Connects the 2 hemisphere
Convultions
The wrinkles and grooves of the cerebrum
Brain functions
Frontal
Frontal
Frontal
Temporal
Movement
Language
High thinking functions
Auditory
Frontal
Movement
Frontal
Language
21 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Brain Functions
Medulla Oblongata
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
Cerebellum
Involuntary behaviors, such as breathing, swallowing, and hea…
Voluntary behaviors, such as balance & Coordination
Medulla Oblongata
Medulla Oblongata
Involuntary behaviors, such as breathing, swallowing, and hea…
7 terms
Brain functions
frontal
parietal
occipital
temporal
personality, intelligence, judgment, problem solving, speech
sense of touch, pain, temperature; spatial and visual percept…
vision
speech (understanding language) memory, hearing, organization
frontal
personality, intelligence, judgment, problem solving, speech
parietal
sense of touch, pain, temperature; spatial and visual percept…
21 terms
Brain Functions
Anatomical Structures Inside the Human…
Subdivisions of Embryonic Brain
Spinal cord
Medulla
Controls simple stretch and tendon reflexes. Controls primiti…
Controls Autonomic process such as blood pressure, blood flow…
Anatomical Structures Inside the Human…
Subdivisions of Embryonic Brain
Brain Functions
Frontal Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Cerebellum
Planning... Reasoning... Prob. solving... Personality... Morality... Social…
Recognize sensation... body position... sense of time and space... rea…
Vision... Understanding visual information: ... color... shape ... size
Balance... Muscular Coordination
Frontal Lobe
Planning... Reasoning... Prob. solving... Personality... Morality... Social…
Parietal Lobe
Recognize sensation... body position... sense of time and space... rea…
34 terms
Brain Functions
Hind Brain
Spinal Cord
Brain Stem
Medulla oblongata
Spinal Cord, Brain Stem, Medulla, Pons, Thalamus, Cerebellum
Sensory connection between brain and body
survival functions
heartbeat, breathing
Hind Brain
Spinal Cord, Brain Stem, Medulla, Pons, Thalamus, Cerebellum
Spinal Cord
Sensory connection between brain and body
7 terms
Brain Functions
Front Lobe
Parietal lobe
Temporal lobe
Occipital lobe
movement... intelligence... reasoning... behavior... memory... personality... p…
intelligence... reasoning... telling right from left ... language... sens…
Speech... behavior... memory ... hearing... vision... emotions
vision
Front Lobe
movement... intelligence... reasoning... behavior... memory... personality... p…
Parietal lobe
intelligence... reasoning... telling right from left ... language... sens…
12 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Cerebellum
Cerebellum
Cerebellum
Controls complex movements; such as standing
Helps coordinate muscle movement for balance and to walk with…
Helped you learn to walk
Means "little cerebrum"
Cerebellum
Controls complex movements; such as standing
Cerebellum
Helps coordinate muscle movement for balance and to walk with…
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
29 terms
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Corpus Callosum
Brainstem
Medulla oblongata
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Relay center connecting cerebellum and cerebrum to the spinal…
Controls respiration- rate, rhythm, depth; controls heart rat…
Cerebellum
Coordinates voluntary muscle movements; maintains posture and…
Corpus Callosum
Connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Brain Functions
Cerebellum
Pons
Medulla Oblongata
Primary Motor Cortex
The "little brain" at the rear of the brainstem; functions in…
States of arousal, including sleep and dreaming
Heartbeat.breathing,blood pressure, and digestion
Behavior, expressive language, higher level cognitive process…
Cerebellum
The "little brain" at the rear of the brainstem; functions in…
Pons
States of arousal, including sleep and dreaming
8 terms
Brain functions
Cerebrum
Diencephalon
Thalamus
Hypothalamus
Memory storage
Thalamus and Hypothalamus
Processing center
hormone production
Cerebrum
Memory storage
Diencephalon
Thalamus and Hypothalamus
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