Respiration relies on the muscles of inspiration and expiration. The thick , dome-shaped muscle that seperates the abdomen from the thorax is called the ____
Most pharyngeal muslces are innervated by cranial nerves ___, _____
X, XI (10, 11)
The primary muscles of the lips is the
The neurons and transmit information away from the brain are called the _____ ______.
An important structure adjacent to the brainstem that contains the hypothalamus (which controls emotions) and the thalamus (which relays sensory impulses to various portions of the crebral cortex is called the
The corpus striatum is composed of three nuclear masses, which are the: ______, __________, _________
globus pallidus, caudate nucleus, and putamen
The structure that regulates body posture, equillibrium, and coordianted fine-motor movements is the
The anterior cerebral artery supplies blood to the :
corpus callosum and basal ganglia
The laryngopharnx and the oropharnx add resonance to sounds produced by the larynx. The nasopharynx adds noticeable resonance to which sounds?
m, n, ng
These are composed of a ring of connective tissue and muscle extending from the tips of the arytenoid cartilages to the larynx, They seperate the laryngeal vestibule from the pharynx and help perserve the airway.
The cranial nerve that innervates the larynx and also innervates the veli levator palatini, palatoglossus, and palatopharyngeus muscle is
cranial nerve X, the vagus nerve
Muscles that contribute to the velopharyngeal closure through tensing or elevating the velum are the
palatoglossus, tensor veli palatini, and levator veli palatini
The structure at the inferior portion of the tongue that connects the tongue with the mandible is called the ____
When a person is producing voiced and voiceless /th/, the muscle that is most involved is the _____
When a person is adducting and abducting the vocal folds, which muscles are involved with this process?