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There are three structures that make up the basal nuclei
The cerebrum or cerebral cortex is the most
distinctive part of the brain.
All consciousness resides in the ______ ______. If a sensation is perceived, it's because the information was relayed to the ______ ______.
cerebral cortex; cerebral cortex
If you want to make a movement, and then you make it, the movement was planned in the
cerebral cortex and the cells of the cortex sent a signal through the corticospinal tract to the motor neurons of the spinal cord.
Landmarks on the cortex, ____ and _____, can be used to reliably locate different brain regions, each with a different function.
in the front
under the temple
sits next to the occipital bone.
lies next to the parietal bone of the skull.