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Neural Basis of Memory & Learning

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_____ are the communication lines that carry information back and forth between your body and your brain.

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1. Gaps, called _____, provide control switches for the transmission of information in your body.

2. Neurohormones are produced by nerve cells and provide the following function:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Completing the quiz and worksheet helps you check your knowledge of the neural basis of memory and learning. To pass the quiz, you need to know about different terms relating to memory.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

You will be tested on the following topics:

  • The role of neurotransmitters
  • The purpose of sheathed neural lines
  • Communication lines that carry information back and forth between your body and the brain
  • Gaps that provide control switches for the transmission of information in the body

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  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on the neural basis of memory and learning quickly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about the function of neurohormones
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information about how information is transferred throughout the body and interpret it correctly

Additional Learning

Go through the lesson named Neural Basis of Memory & Learning to review more at your own pace. Objectives you can cover include:

  • Understand the importance of neurotransmitters
  • Identify glands in the brain
  • Review the different types of memory
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