Unit 2: Communication Review

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  1. THE LOBE OF THE BRAIN RESPONSIBLE FOR
    PROBLEM SOLVING, MOVEMENT, REASONING, LONG TERM MEMORY AND FEELINGS.
    WHAT IS FRONTAL?
  2. THE PART OF THE BRAIN STEM
    RESPONSIBLE FOR BREATHING DEPTH AND HEART RATE.
    WHAT IS MEDULLA OBLONGATA?
  3. THE PART OF THE BRAIN RESPONSIBLE
    FOR BALANCE AND COORDINATION.
    WHAT IS CEREBELLUM?
  4. THE PART OF THE BRAIN THAT
    CONNECTES TO THE PITUITARY GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM AND REGULATES BLOOD
    PRESSURE.
    WHAT IS HYPOTHALAMUS?
  5. THE PART OF THE BRAIN RESPONSIBLE
    FOR EMOTIONS AND SMELL.
    WHAT IS LIMBIC SYSTEM?
  6. DISEASE OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS
    SYSTEM IN WHICH AN INCREASED AMOUNT OF NEURON ACTIVITY CAUSES SEIZURES.
    WHAT IS EPILEPSY?
  7. A NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDER IN WHICH
    DOPAMINE PRODUCING NEURONS DEGENERATE AND CAUSE UNCONTROLLED MUSCLE MOVEMENT.
    WHAT IS PARKINSON’S DISEASE?
  8. AN EYE CONDITION IN WHICH THE
    RETINA IS CLOSER TO THE LENS THAN NORMAL 
    AND NEAR IMAGES ARE FOCUSED BEYOND THE RETINA, ALSO REFERRED TO AS
    FARSIGHTED.
    WHAT IS HYPEROPIA?
  9. EYE CONDITION WHERE LOSS OF VISION
    IS CAUSED BY DAMAGE TO THE OPTIC NERVE BECAUSE OF INCREASED INTRAOCULAR
    PRESSURE.
    WHAT IS GLAUCOMA?
  10. CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDER IN
    WHICH THE MYELIN SHEATH SURROUNDING THE NEURON AXONS DETERIORATES.
    WHAT IS MULTIPLE SCLEROSIS?
  11. CHEMICALS THAT CARRY NERVE IMPULSES
    ACROSS  SYNAPSE.
    WHAT ARE NEUROTRANSMITTERS?
  12. AFFERENT NEURONS OF THE PERIPHERAL
    NERVOUS SYSTEM THAT CARRY IMPULSES TO THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD .
    WHAT IS SENSORY?
  13. THE MATERIAL IN THE SCHWANN CELLS
    THAT INSULATES THE AXONS OF NEURONS AND IS INTERUPTED BY THE NODES OF RANVIER.
    WHAT IS MYELIN SHEATH?
  14. THE NEURON MEMBRANE PROTEIN
    RESPONSIBLE FOR RESTORING THE ORIGINAL CONCENTRATION OF IONS AFTER THE ACTION
    POTENTIAL.
    WHAT IS Na+/K+ Pump?
  15. NEURONS IN THE BRAIN AND SPINAL CORD OF THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM THAT
    COMMUNICATES BETWEEN THE OTHER NEURONS.
    WHAT IS AN INTERNEURON?
  16. MASTER GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE
    SYSTEM THAT SECRETES 9 HORMONES INCLUDING TSH, FSH AND GH.
    WHAT IS PITUITARY?
  17. GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM THAT
    SECRETES INSULIN AND GLUCAGON TO REGULATE BLOOD SUGAR.
    WHAT IS PANCREAS?
  18. NAME FOR THE TESTES AND OVARIES
    THAT SECRETE TESTOSTERONE, ESTROGEN AND PROGESTERONE.
    WHAT ARE GONADS?
  19. GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM THAT
    SECRETES T3 AND T4 AS WELL AS CALCITONIN.
    WHAT IS THYROID?
  20. GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM THAT
    REGULATES WHITE BLOOD CELL DEVELOPMENT WITH THYMOSIN.
    WHAT IS THYMUS?
  21. THE CELL BODIES AND AXONS OF THE
    PHOTORECEPTORS WHICH CONNECT THE EYE TO THE VISUAL CORTEX IN THE OCCIPITAL
    LOBE.
    WHAT IS OPTIC NERVE?
  22. THE COLORED PART OF THE EYE THAT
    CONTRACTS OR RELAXES TO CHANGE THE AMOUNT OF LIGHT ENTERING THE PUPIL.
    WHAT IS IRIS?
  23. THE CLEAR OUTSIDE PROTECTIVE
    COATING ON THE ANTERIOR PART OF THE EYE THAT REFRACTS LIGHT.
    WHAT IS CORNEA?
  24. THE OPENING THAT ALLOWS LIGHT INTO
    THE EYE.
    WHAT IS PUPIL?
  25. THE FLEXIBLE PORTION OF THE EYE
    THAT REFRACTS LIGHT ON THE RETINA.
    WHAT IS THE LENS?
  26. A NERVOUS SYSTEM DISORDER IN WHICH
    THE NEURONS  THAT RELEASE ACETYLCHOLINE
    DIE AND CAUSE MEMORY LOSS.
    WHAT IS ALZHEIMER’S?
  27. A LONG SINGLE NEURON PROCESS THAT
    CONDUCTS IMPULSES AWAY FROM THE BODY OF THE CELL TOWARD THE NEXT CELL.
    WHAT IS AN AXON?
  28. GLAND OF THE ENDOCRINE SYSTEM THAT
    SECRETES 5 HORMONES ACTIVE IN THE FIGHT OR FLIGHT RESPONSE INCLUDING
    ADRENALINE.
    WHAT IS ADRENAL?
  29. ANOTHER NAME FOR LOU GEHRIG’S
    DISEASE WHICH IS A PROGRESSIVE MOTOR NEURON DISORDER.
    • WHAT IS ALS (AMYOTROPHIC LATERAL
    • SCLEROSIS)?
  30. NEUROTRANSMITTER USED TO CARRY
    MESSAGES FROM MOTOR NEURONS TO THE MUSCLE CELL.
    WHAT IS ACETYLCHOLINE?

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