Neuroanatomy & Bases of Behavior Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The temporal lobe processes information about _____, the parietal lobe processes information about _____ and the occipital lobe of the brain process information about _____ respectively.

Question 2 2. Which of these conditions is most associated with calcium depletion from the bones?

Question 3 3. How do the roles of the hippocampus and the hypothalamus differ?

Question 4 4. The part of the neuron that receives signals is called a _____.

Question 5 5. Weight gain and fatigue are associated with which endocrine disorder?

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Question 6 6. Procrastination belongs in the subcategory of behavioral neuroscience that involves _____.

Question 7 7. What is traumatic brain injury?

Question 8 8. Which portion of the brain is responsible for sensory functions?

Question 9 9. The thyroid gland is located in the

Question 10 10. What is not a symptom of a brain lesion?

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Question 11 11. The endocrine disorder, _____, causes an excess of cortisol, thin skin, and a buffalo hump.

Question 12 12. What is considered head trauma?

Question 13 13. What happens in the body to compensate for metabolic acidosis?

Question 14 14. A football player slams into a member of the other team during a big game. He momentarily blacks out and lies on the field. His coach insists he see a doctor, even through the injury is mild. What is the most likely treatment for this incident?

Question 15 15. Which of the following drugs can be used to thin blood in the event of a stroke?

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Question 16 16. Which part of the brain is composed of nerve cells that filter stimuli?

Question 17 17. Which of the following statements is NOT true?

Question 18 18. Which of the following statements about depression is FALSE?

Question 19 19. The oldest parts of the brain are the _____.

Question 20 20. During a refractory period, _____.

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Question 21 21. Which type of stroke leads to a leaking of blood into the brain?

Question 22 22. Which of the following are risk factors associated with the increased likelihood of a stroke occurring?

Question 23 23. Which of the following does the pancreas regulate?

Question 24 24. What causes brain tumors?

Question 25 25. Which of the following are symptoms of traumatic brain injury?

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Question 26 26. What does neuroscience mean?

Question 27 27. Which test result below is most indicative of metabolic acidosis?

Question 28 28. The all-or-none law states that _____.

Question 29 29. What is a ruptured aneurysm?

Question 30 30. The study of learning and memory would include an investigation of _____.

Neuroanatomy & Bases of Behavior Chapter Exam Instructions

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