Compendium 4

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  1. Respiratory activities are controlled by:

    a. the thalamus
    b. centers in the pons
    c. the medulla oblongata
    d. the hypothalamus
    e. B and C
    • e. B and C
    • b. centers in the pons
    • c. the medulla oblongata
  2. Conscious thought processes and all intellectual functions originate in the:

    A. cerebellum
    B. temporal lobe
    C. cerebral hemispheres
    D. pons
    E. limbic system
    C. cerebral hemispheres
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  3. A highly specialized region of the sympathetic division that causes widespread sympathetic activation is found in the:

    A. adrenal cortex
    B. brain
    C. liver
    D. A and C
    E. adrenal medulla
    E. adrenal medulla
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  4. Typical sympathetic postganglionic fibers that release norepinephrine at neuroeffector junctions are classified as:

    A. norepinephric
    B. adrenergic
    C. neuroendocrine
    D. nonsecretory
    E. cholinergic
    B. adrenergic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  5. The autonomic division of the nervous system directs:

    A. B and C
    B. behavior
    C. emotions
    D. conscious control of skeletal muscles
    E. processes that maintain homeostasis
    E. processes that maintain homeostasis
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  6. The sympathetic division of the ANS differs from the parasympathetic division of the ANS in that:

    a. the sympathetic system has relatively longer preganglionic fibers than does the parasympathetic system

    b. the sympathetic system promotes rest, relaxation, reponse, and nutrient uptake, while the parasympatheitic system increases alertness and metabolism

    c.the postganglionic fibers of the sympathetic system are relatively longer than those of the parasympathetic system

    d. the sympathetic system is more divergent than is the parasympathetic system

    e. C and D
    • e. C and D
    • c.the postganglionic fibers of the sympathetic system are relatively longer than those of the parasympathetic system
    • d. the sympathetic system is more divergent than is the parasympathetic system
  7. Cranial nerves that have ANS fibers are:

    A. VII, XI, XII
    B. III, VII, IX, X
    C. IV, V, VI, VII
    D. I, II, III
    E. VII, XI, XII
    B. III, VII, IX, X
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  8. Which of the following is not a branch of the facial nerve?

    A. temporal
    B. buccal
    C. ophthalmic
    D. zygomatic
    E. cervical
    C. ophthalmic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  9. The ventral root of a spinal nerve contains:

    A. axons of motor neurons
    B. interneurons
    C. cell bodies of motor neurons
    D. axons of sensory neurons.
    E. dorsal root ganglia
    A. axons of motor neurons
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  10. Only cones are found in the:

    A. choroid layer
    B. ciliary body
    C. lamina densa
    D. optic disc
    E. fovea
    E. fovea
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  11. The major somatosensory pathways include the:

    A. posterior column pathway
    B. All of the ablove
    C. corticocerebral pathway
    D. A and D
    E. spinocerebellar pathway
    D. A and D
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  12. The parasympathetic division of the ANS generally does all of the following except:

    A. increases respiratory activities
    B. promotes sedentary activities
    C. functions as the "rest and reponse" division
    D. conserves energy
    e. none of the above (there are no exceptions)
    A. increases respiratory activities
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  13. Which of the following is/(are) a special sensory receptor(s)?

    A. thermoreceptor
    B. A, C, and D
    C. chemoreceptor
    D. auditory receptor
    E. mechanoreceptor
    D. auditory receptor
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  14. The major function of the inferior colliculi includes reflexes involved with:

    A. the nose
    B. the taste buds
    C. the ears
    D. the eyes
    e. none of the above
    C. the ears
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  15. To contact an oligodendrocyte, where would a microprobe have to be inserted in the nervous system?

    A. B and C
    B. in the CNS only
    C. near or at a neuron cell body in the PNS
    D. in the adrenal medullae
    E. along any axon in the PNS, myelinated or not
    B. in the CNS only
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  16. Cranial nerve IX exits through which foramen?

    A. foramen spinosum
    B. jugular foramen
    C. foramen rotundum
    D. foramen magnum
    E. foramen ovale
    B. jugular foramen
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  17. Which cranial nerve(s) exit(s) through theh superior orbital fissure?

    A. III, IV, VII, VIIi
    B. III, VI, V2(maxillary branch)
    C. IV, VI, VII
    D. III, IV, VI, V1(ophthalmic branch)
    E. II, III, IV
    D. III, IV, VI, V1(ophthalmic branch)
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  18. Which disorder(s) reflects damage to auditory receptor cells or neural pathways?

    A. Meniere's syndrome
    B. motion sickness
    C. conduction deafness
    D. A and D
    E. sensorineural deafness
    E. sensorineural deafness
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  19. Which of the following structures are found in the membranous labyrinth?

    A. A and C
    B. B and C
    C. vestibule and cochlea
    D. utricle and saccule
    E. semicircular canals
    D. utricle and saccule
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  20. Which of the following is part of the vascular tunic?

    A. corneal limbus
    B. optic nerve
    C. ciliary body
    D. retina
    E. sclera
    C. ciliary body
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  21. Which statement(s) is/are true?

    A. slow-adapting receptors are phasic
    B. A and B
    C. fast-adapting receptors are phasic
    D. fast-adapting receptors are tonic
    E. B and C
    C. fast-adapting receptors are phasic
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  22. Which nerve innervates the adductor muscle groups and superomedial thigh skin?

    A. sciatic nerve
    B. femoral nerve
    C. obturator nerve
    D. pudendal nerve
    E. common fibular nerve
    C. obturator nerve
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  23. Regarding spinal nerves, which structure contains motor fibers that originate in the spinal cord?

    a. dorsal root
    b. ventral root
    d. dorsal ramus
    d. ventral ramus
    e. dermatome
    b. ventral root
  24. Which brachial plexus nerve is formed by the lateral and medial cords?

    A. ulnar nerve
    B. median nerve
    C. musculocutaneous nerve
    D. axillary nerve
    E. radial nerve
    B. median nerve
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)
  25. Which mesencephalic structure(s) acts in the classic "startle response"?

    A. cerebral peduncle
    B. pontine nuclei
    C. substantia nigra
    D. red nucleus
    E. corpora quadrigemina
    E. corpora quadrigemina
    (this multiple choice question has been scrambled)

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