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Question 11.All of these protect the brain EXCEPT:
Question 22.The blood brain barrier causes treatments for some conditions to be difficult. Which one(s) might this be and why?
Question 33.As the pH of your blood drops, your medulla oblongata senses this, and will cause you to _____.
Question 44.The hippocampus is important for _____.
Question 55.In what order would a surgeon cut through tissues in a brain surgery?
Question 66.The cerebellum is important for _____.
Question 77.Which part of the cerebral cortex is important for processing visual information?
Question 88.If a person suffered damage to the temporal lobe, which of the following is a likely consequence?
Question 99.The most important substance that the blood transports to the brain is _____.
Question 1010.An elevation on the surface of your brain surrounded by one or more sulci is best known as a:
Question 1111.The cavities in your brain are known as:
Question 1212.If you realize there is an intruder in your home, why would you most likely experience a spurt in brain activity?
Question 1313.The part of the early, developing brain, that will mature into structures involved with emotion and complex thought is mainly the:
Question 1414.Which part of the embryonic brain will later mature into structures most critical to your heart rate?
Question 1515.The medulla oblongata is _____.
Question 1616.A lot of nerve cell bodies are located in the:
Question 1717.Which of the following is the same as the mesencephalon?
Question 1818.The common name for the forebrain is the:
Question 1919.This part of the brain is considered to be the relay station for sensory information to the cerebral cortex.
Question 2020.The Blood-CSF Barrier includes the:
Question 2121.If a person suffered damage to the right side of the parietal lobe, which of the following is a likely consequence?
Question 2222.Why do we need set names for structures in the brain?
Question 2323.Without _____ our bodies would not be able to detect the ph level of our blood.
Question 2424.The structure that helps your left cerebral hemisphere communicate with the right cerebral hemisphere is known as the:
Question 2525.Which part of the brain regulates many vital autonomic functions including heart rate, breathing, blood pressure, swallowing, and digestion?
Question 2626.The central sulcus:
Question 2727.Why is the blood supply to your brain more reliable than to many other organs?
Question 2828.The pons and medulla oblongata both play major roles in _____.
Question 2929.Which are important functions of the choroid plexus and CSF?
Question 3030.White matter:
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