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Neuroplasticity & Brain Injuries Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 2 2. Autonomic dysreflexia typically affects people with a spinal cord injury at which location?

Question 3 3. The brain is 2-3% of your body mass, but consumes _____ of your calories.

Question 4 4. How does a penetrating trauma differ from a perforating trauma?

Question 5 5. A widening or ballooning out of an artery due to a weakened vessel wall is known as a:

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is NOT in the domain of executive functioning?

Question 7 7. Joseph has Broca's aphasia. What can help him recover his lost abilities?

Question 8 8. A craniofacial trauma can lead to headaches and seizures when _____.

Question 9 9. All of the following statements are correct, EXCEPT:

Question 10 10. The severe injury to Sadie's head caused _____ fluid to leak from her nose.

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Question 11 11. Why is the cerebellum important?

Question 12 12. A man arrives at your clinic with a history of a heart valve condition. He's also obese, and eats a lot of salt and fat, which can predispose him to the formation of a clot. Being a physician, you tell him:

Question 13 13. The most common type of tumor arising in the brain is known as a _____.

Question 14 14. The temporary depression or loss of all or most of the reflexes that are below the level of the spinal cord injury is known as which of the following?

Question 15 15. Which of the following is NOT one of the ways that aging adversely affects hearing?

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Question 16 16. The most common type of benign tumor arising in the skull is known as a _____.

Question 17 17. Why do people's attentive abilities deteriorate as people age?

Question 18 18. Why are neurons different from any other kind of cell?

Question 19 19. A disease or other issue with the brain is called:

Question 20 20. A 3D image of the brain is called a(n):

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Question 21 21. How do floaters impact vision as people age?

Question 22 22. What are the symptoms people with Broca's aphasia have?

Question 23 23. What is atrophy?

Question 24 24. A type of seasonal based depression is known as:

Question 25 25. Which part of the brain is responsible for thinking and personality?

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Question 26 26. Why are neuritic plaque and fibrillary tangles dangerous?

Question 27 27. Why is an epidural hematoma dangerous?

Question 28 28. A condition where the person suffering from it experiences feelings of unworthiness, low self-esteem, and sadness that interfere with a person's ability to work, sleep, and live a normal life is a component of:

Question 29 29. Which of the following is NOT improved by exercise?

Question 30 30. A traumatic brain injury may result in:

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