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Multiple Choice 2
The two cerebral hemispheres are connected by the:
A. Corpus Callosum
Emotions involve the functioning of the cerebrum's:
B. Limbic System
The type of brain wave associated with deep sleep is:
* Hint: D is the beginning of the answer*
Which of the following is NOT part of the brainstem?
Which of the following is not a component of the midbrain?
D. ALL OF THE ABOVE ARE MIDBRAIN
(cerebral peduncles, corpora quadrigemina & superior colliculi)
The part of the brain that secrets releasing hormones is the:
Regulation of the body's biological clock and production of melatonin is performed by the:
D. Pineal body
The central sulcus divides the:
B. Cerebrum into 2 hemispheres
The part of the cerebrum integral to consciousness is:
B. The reticular activating system
Which of the following is NOT a pathway that produces sensations to touch and pressure:
C. Rubrospinal tract
Axons from the anterior gray horn of the spinal cord terminate in:
C. Skeletal muscle.
Absence of reflexes is indicative of injury to:
A. Lower motor neurons
The portion of the brain that joins the spinal cord to the brain is the:
Which of the following is NOt a function of the brain stem?
D. Contains centers for speech
Which of the following is NOT part of the diencephalon?
Which of the following is NOT a function of the cerebrum?
E. All of the above are functions of the cerebrum
The area of the cerebrum responsible for the perception of sound lies in the___________ lobe.
Visual perception is loacted in the _________ lobe?
Which of the following is NOT a function of the cerebellum?
D. Associates sensations with emotions.
The largest section of the brain is:
Which statement is false?
D. REM sleep is almost always a dreamless sleep.
* Hint: only that starts with REM
Parkinson's disease is a disease of the:
D. Cerebral nuclei
Which of the following is an incorrect statement?
A. There are 7 cervical nerve pairs
The spinal root that has a noticable swelling is the:
C. Dorsal root
The dorsal root ganglion contains:
A. Sensory neuron cell bodies.
The phrenic nerve innervates the:
The femoral nerve arises from the:
A. Lumbar plexus
Somatic effectors are:
B. Skeletal muscle
When stimulation the outer sole of the foot, a normal infant will extend the great toe. This is:
A. Babinski reflex
Which is the neurotransmitter in a somatic motor pathway?