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Brain scans, parts of the brain, and genetic influence
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
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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
CEREBRUM
CEREBRAL CORTEX
SULCUS
GYRUS
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
Thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
A groove in the surface of the cerebral hemisphere, smaller t…
An outward fold of the surface of the cerebral cortex
CEREBRUM
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
CEREBRAL CORTEX
Thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
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The Brain
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Cerebral cortex
Brainstem
Occipital lobe
The adult human brain has an average of ____ (number) billion…
The sub-region of the cerebrum that is made up of gray matter.
A "primitive" region of the brain that lies in between the sp…
If a baseball player got hit by a pitch in the back of the he…
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The adult human brain has an average of ____ (number) billion…
Cerebral cortex
The sub-region of the cerebrum that is made up of gray matter.
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The Brain Challenge Review
frontal lobe
parietal lobe
occipital lobe
temporal lobe
the largest lobe of the brain associated with reasoning, plan…
tactile lobe puts visual and touch info together puts senses…
visual processing/interpreting visual info.
auditor/sound processing memory hears & understands language…
frontal lobe
the largest lobe of the brain associated with reasoning, plan…
parietal lobe
tactile lobe puts visual and touch info together puts senses…
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The Brain - Parts & Functions
Limbic system
Cerebral cortex
Brainstem
Frontal lobe
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
Connects the spinal cord to the remainder of the brain and co…
Largest and longest lobe in each hemisphere. Located in the u…
Limbic system
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Cerebral cortex
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
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"Parts of the Brain"
Frontal Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Temporal Lobe
Largest lobe of the brain located in the front of the skull;…
Lobe that is responsible for receiving and processing sensory…
Lobe located in the rear of the skull that processes visual s…
Lobe located in the middle of the skull that has to do with m…
Frontal Lobe
Largest lobe of the brain located in the front of the skull;…
Parietal Lobe
Lobe that is responsible for receiving and processing sensory…
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Brain: the organ of the mind
Medulla Oblongata
Cerebellum
CORPUS CALLOSUM
Hypothalamus
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
The large band of neural fibers connecting the two brain hemi…
Small area above the pituitary gland and below the thalamus;…
Medulla Oblongata
Lower part of the brain stem; controls breathing and heart rate
Cerebellum
"Little brain" located below and behind the cerebrum; control…
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The Brain
Connects the brain to all parts of the…
A way of acting or behaving.
Special cells in your body that are pa…
A part of the body that has a function.
Nerves
Behavior
Neurons
Organ
Connects the brain to all parts of the…
Nerves
A way of acting or behaving.
Behavior
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THE BRAIN
CEREBRUM
CEREBRAL CORTEX
SULCUS
GYRUS
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
A groove in the surface of the cerebral hemisphere, smaller t…
An outward fold of the surface of the cerebral cortex
CEREBRUM
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
CEREBRAL CORTEX
thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
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CHAPTER 3 THE BRAIN
CEREBRUM
CEREBRAL CORTEX
SULCUS
GYRUS
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
A groove in the surface of the cerebral hemisphere, smaller t…
An outward fold of the surface of the cerebral cortex
CEREBRUM
Largest part of brain, associated with higher order functioni…
CEREBRAL CORTEX
thin layer that covers the entire cerebrum and is composed of…
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Harnessing the Learning Powers of the Brain
circadian rhythms
Rapid eye movement sleep
Slow wave sleep
auditory cortex
Latin for 'daily cycle' ... sleep - wake cycle which is part of…
abbreviation REM sleep... one of the two main types of brain sta…
one the two main types of brain states during sleep.... impulses…
region of the brain where sounds are processes.... Also referred…
circadian rhythms
Latin for 'daily cycle' ... sleep - wake cycle which is part of…
Rapid eye movement sleep
abbreviation REM sleep... one of the two main types of brain sta…
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The Brain
Brain
Cerebral Cortex
Limbic System
Reptilian Complex
An organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
The Primate "Thinking" Brain that is responsible for sensory…
The Mammalian "Feeling" Brain that is responsible for emotion…
The Primitive "Instinctive" Brain that is responsible for the…
Brain
An organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
Cerebral Cortex
The Primate "Thinking" Brain that is responsible for sensory…
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Parts of the Brain
Three main parts of the brain
Parts of the Cerebrum
Where is the Cerebellum?
What does the Cerebellum do?
Cerebrum, Cerebellum, Brain Stem
Frontal lobe, Parietal lobe, Occipital lobe, Temporal lobe
Back of the brain, just above brain stem.
It regulates the initiation and timing of movements. It is im…
Three main parts of the brain
Cerebrum, Cerebellum, Brain Stem
Parts of the Cerebrum
Frontal lobe, Parietal lobe, Occipital lobe, Temporal lobe
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Parts of the Brain
Dura Mater
Arachnoid Mater
Pia Mater
Central Sulcus
Most external and toughest of the three membranes, meninges,…
Delicate web-like layer of the meninges; middle layer
Inner layer of meninges; intimately attached to brain followi…
Separates frontal lobe from parietal lobe
Dura Mater
Most external and toughest of the three membranes, meninges,…
Arachnoid Mater
Delicate web-like layer of the meninges; middle layer
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Parts of the brain - 5th grade science
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Pre-frontal cortex
Hippocampus
Largest part of the brain, and the area of the brain responsi…
"Little brain" coordinates balance, movement, and coordination.
Found at the front of the brain. It is involved in decision m…
Found in the Limbic System, directly under the Cerebrum. Proc…
Cerebrum
Largest part of the brain, and the area of the brain responsi…
Cerebellum
"Little brain" coordinates balance, movement, and coordination.
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THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
Medualla
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
The base of the brainstem. responsible for breathing and circ…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
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Structures of the Brain
Brainstem
Thalamus
Hypothalamus
Hippocampus
Structure at the base of the brain that connects the spinal c…
The "relay station" or "Post office" for the brain. It sends…
Part of the brain that controls hunger, body temperature and…
Part of the forebrain that helps control emotions and memory,…
Brainstem
Structure at the base of the brain that connects the spinal c…
Thalamus
The "relay station" or "Post office" for the brain. It sends…
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Unit #1 The Brain
Cerebral cortex/cerebrum
Cerebral cortex
Cerebellum
Pons
The large, wrinkled part of the brain that allows us to analy…
The part of the brain that controls complex thought processes.
The hindbrain structure that plays a role in balance and musc…
This structure relays signals to the cerebellum, connects the…
Cerebral cortex/cerebrum
The large, wrinkled part of the brain that allows us to analy…
Cerebral cortex
The part of the brain that controls complex thought processes.
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28 The Brain
Alzheimer
neuron
axon
dendrite
a brain disorder, characterized by the deterioration of memor…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
A threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulse…
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
Alzheimer
a brain disorder, characterized by the deterioration of memor…
neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system.
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Unit #2 - The Brain
Phrenology
Neurons
Motor Neurons
Sensory Neurons
first type of brain science that believed that the bumps on t…
body's information system is built from billions of interconn…
Neuron that sends output from brain & spinal cord to muscles…
Neuron that sends input from sensory organs to the brain & sp…
Phrenology
first type of brain science that believed that the bumps on t…
Neurons
body's information system is built from billions of interconn…
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Harnessing the Learning Powers of the Brain
circadian rhythms
rapid eye movement (REM)
suprachiasmatic nucleus (SCN)
melatonin
sleep / wake cycle ... important for bodily daily patterns. Regu…
one of the main states of the brain during sleep. Brain is ve…
location in the brain where the circadian clock is located an…
the hormone which causes the feeling of sleepiness. When we t…
circadian rhythms
sleep / wake cycle ... important for bodily daily patterns. Regu…
rapid eye movement (REM)
one of the main states of the brain during sleep. Brain is ve…
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The Physical Brain
Brainstem
Medulla
Thalamus
Cerebellum
oldest part of the brain, begins where the spinal cord swells…
Is the base of the brainstem that controls heartbeat and brea…
Is the brain's sensory switchboard, located on top of the bra…
The "little brain" attached to the rear of the brainstem. It…
Brainstem
oldest part of the brain, begins where the spinal cord swells…
Medulla
Is the base of the brainstem that controls heartbeat and brea…
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AP Psychology: 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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Emotion and Motivation
Motivation
Glucose
Insulin
Hypothalamus
the psychological process that energizes and directs behavior…
Blood sugar the provides energy for bodily functions
A hormone produced in the pancreas. ... converts glucose to sto…
The part of the brain that seems to be most important for mon…
Motivation
the psychological process that energizes and directs behavior…
Glucose
Blood sugar the provides energy for bodily functions
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The Brain and Cranial Nerves - Chapter 14
The CNS composes the
The major parts of the brain are:
Brain stem
Cerebellum
brain and the spinal cord
a. brain stem... b. cerebellum... c. diencephalon... d. cerebrum
The CNS composes the
brain and the spinal cord
The major parts of the brain are:
a. brain stem... b. cerebellum... c. diencephalon... d. cerebrum
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Parts of the Brain
Corpus Callosum
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Limbic system
connects the two hemispheres of the brain
the part of the brain that controls higher mental activities,…
the part of the brain that controls coordination, balance, an…
controls emotional experiences
Corpus Callosum
connects the two hemispheres of the brain
Cerebrum
the part of the brain that controls higher mental activities,…
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THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
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The Amazing Brain
autonomic
brain stem
cerebellum
cerebrum
occurring or acting as an involuntary or unconscious process;…
the part of the brain at he top of the spinal cord; controls…
the lower back part of the brain; coordinates sensory informa…
the largest part of many mammals' brains; controls thinking,…
autonomic
occurring or acting as an involuntary or unconscious process;…
brain stem
the part of the brain at he top of the spinal cord; controls…
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The Brain - Parts & Functions
Limbic system
Cerebral cortex
Brainstem
Frontal lobe
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
Connects the spinal cord to the remainder of the brain and co…
Largest and longest lobe in each hemisphere. Located in the u…
Limbic system
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Cerebral cortex
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
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Parts of the Brain
frontal lobe
temporal lobe
parietal lobe
occipital lobe
Part of the brain associated with motor control, decision mak…
Part of the brain that processes auditory and olfactory infor…
Part of the brain that processes tactile information, contain…
Part of the brain that processes visual information.
frontal lobe
Part of the brain associated with motor control, decision mak…
temporal lobe
Part of the brain that processes auditory and olfactory infor…
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3B: THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
42 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3B: THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
25 terms
Brain Areas
Frontal lobe
Parietal lobe
Occipital Lobe
Temporal Lobe
The part of the brain that controls important cognitive skill…
A part of the cortex, it has a lot of responsibilities and ha…
The visual processing center of the mammalian brain containin…
Revolves around hearing and selective listening. It receives…
Frontal lobe
The part of the brain that controls important cognitive skill…
Parietal lobe
A part of the cortex, it has a lot of responsibilities and ha…
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The Brain - Parts & Functions (Sego)
Limbic system
Cerebral cortex
Brainstem
Frontal lobe
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
Connects the spinal cord to the remainder of the brain and co…
Largest and longest lobe in each hemisphere. Located in the u…
Limbic system
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Cerebral cortex
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
25 terms
The Brain - Parts & Functions
Limbic system
Cerebral cortex
Brainstem
Frontal lobe
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
Connects the spinal cord to the remainder of the brain and co…
Largest and longest lobe in each hemisphere. Located in the u…
Limbic system
A group of subcortical structures (as the hypothalamus, the h…
Cerebral cortex
Outer layer of the brain, thinking, organizing, and creative…
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The Mind at Work: Ch. 3 The Brain and Behavior
Placebo Effect
Nervous system
Neurons
Dendrites
Experimental results caused by expectations alone; any effect…
A conglomeration of billions of cells specifically designed t…
Nerve cells
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
Placebo Effect
Experimental results caused by expectations alone; any effect…
Nervous system
A conglomeration of billions of cells specifically designed t…
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BMB, Unit 1: Nervous System and Divisions of the Brain
Central Nervous System
periphery nervous system
cranial nerve
spinal nerve
Brain and spinal cord
the part of the nervous system that includes all the nerves a…
nerve that is connected directly to brain
connected at regular intervals to the spinal cord
Central Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord
periphery nervous system
the part of the nervous system that includes all the nerves a…
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The Brain
brain stem
reticular activating system
medulla
pons
the part of the brain that lies between the cerebellum and sp…
the network in the reticular formation that serves an alertin…
the base of the brainstem; controls heartbeat and breathing
Part of the brain that plays a role in the regulation of stat…
brain stem
the part of the brain that lies between the cerebellum and sp…
reticular activating system
the network in the reticular formation that serves an alertin…
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Brain Anatomy
Frontal Lobe
Parietal Lobe
Occipital Lobe
Temporal Lobe
Part of the brain associated with motor control, decision mak…
A portion of the cerebral cortex that controls somatosensory…
Vision... Part of the brain that processes visual information.
Which of the following parts of the brain is concerned with h…
Frontal Lobe
Part of the brain associated with motor control, decision mak…
Parietal Lobe
A portion of the cerebral cortex that controls somatosensory…
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The Amazing Brain
cerebrum
corpus callosum
decipher
electrodes
the largest part of a human's brain; controls thinking, feeli…
the group of nerve fibers in the middle part of the brain; co…
to make out the meaning of something that is difficult to und…
points through which electricity flows into or out of a devic…
cerebrum
the largest part of a human's brain; controls thinking, feeli…
corpus callosum
the group of nerve fibers in the middle part of the brain; co…
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The Brain
The brain
The brain has
Left hemisphere
Right hemisphere
serves as the center of the nervous system
It has 4 lobes and 2 hemisphere's (left and right) The averag…
it is considered the logical brain. It is responsible for wor…
It is considered the creative brain. It is responsible for im…
The brain
serves as the center of the nervous system
The brain has
It has 4 lobes and 2 hemisphere's (left and right) The averag…
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Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3B: THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
42 terms
The Brain
The brain has _____ neurons.
Name the four lobes of the brain
Name three parts/levels of the brain
The X(10th) _____ cranial nerve.
35 billion
1.Frontal Lobe-Motor... 2.Parietal Lobe-Touch/Sense... 3.Occipital…
1.Cognition... 2.Emotion... 3.Vegitative
the Vagus Nerve is 10th of 12 cranial nerves
The brain has _____ neurons.
35 billion
Name the four lobes of the brain
1.Frontal Lobe-Motor... 2.Parietal Lobe-Touch/Sense... 3.Occipital…
42 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3B: THE BRAIN & NEUROIMAGING
Lesion
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
CT (computed tomography) scan
(PET) Positron emission tomography scan
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
a series of x-ray photographs taken from different angles and…
A visual display of brain activity that detects where a radio…
Lesion
tissue destruction. It can occur naturally or experimentally…
Electroencephalogram (EEG)
An amplified recording of the waves of electrical activity th…
10 terms
Parts of the brain
Brain Stem
Central nervous system
Cerebellum
Cerebrum
The part of the brain composed of the midbrain, pons, and med…
part of the nervous system which consists of the brain and sp…
deals with the coordination of muscles and the maintenance of…
composed of right and left hemispheres, of the vertebrate for…
Brain Stem
The part of the brain composed of the midbrain, pons, and med…
Central nervous system
part of the nervous system which consists of the brain and sp…
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The Brain
Neuron
Soma
Dendrites
Axon
The basic building block of the nervous system; there are ove…
The cell body of a neuron
Parts of a neuron that receives messages from other cells
Part of the neuron that transmits electrical impulses from th…
Neuron
The basic building block of the nervous system; there are ove…
Soma
The cell body of a neuron
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Psychology: Parts of the Brain
cerebral cortex
parts of cerebral cortex
frontal lobe
Occipital Lobe
directs brain's cognitive and emotional functions
frontal lobe, occipital lobe, temporal lobe, parietal lobe
cognitive abilities; reasoning, planning, sense of self
processes visual info; sends to parietal and temporal
cerebral cortex
directs brain's cognitive and emotional functions
parts of cerebral cortex
frontal lobe, occipital lobe, temporal lobe, parietal lobe
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The Brain
Topography of the brain Lobes
The cerebrum
Parts of the brain
Diencephalon
Frontal, Parietal, Temporal and occipital
the cerebral cortex
Cerebrum, Diencephalon, Cerebellum, Brainstem
Thalamus, hypothylamus, optic chiasma, pineal body
Topography of the brain Lobes
Frontal, Parietal, Temporal and occipital
The cerebrum
the cerebral cortex
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Motivation and Emotion: The Role of the Limbic System in Emotion
Emotion
Emotion
b
Limbic System
Enhances survival by serving as a useful guide for quick deci…
Provides means for nonverbal communication and empathy, allow…
The evolutionary basis for emotion is to to be related to its…
A collection of brain structures; consists of the hippocampus…
Emotion
Enhances survival by serving as a useful guide for quick deci…
Emotion
Provides means for nonverbal communication and empathy, allow…
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