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Unformatted text preview: PSYCH 102 - EXAM 2 REVIEW SHEET Chapter 3: Biological Processes -Describe the anatomy of a neuron and how each part aids in the transmission of a message. Give examples of different kinds of neurons.-Describe the functions of the different kinds of neurotransmitters and give several examples.-What is the difference between the central and peripheral nervous system? Describe the parts of each including the different aspects of the autonomic and somatic systems.-Describe the tools and techniques that are used to monitor brain activity.-Describe the brain structures and their basic functions: Hindbrain (cerebellum), Midbrain, Forebrain (cerebral cortex, thalamus, hypothalamus, limbic system, amygdala, hippocampus), Cerebral cortex (four lobes).-Be aware of mental disorders associated with these different parts of the brain.-What is the corpus callosum and what happens when it is cut?...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2008 for the course PSYCH 102 taught by Professor Praveenagadiraju(anyta;sameexamforallsections) during the Spring '08 term at Northern Illinois University.
- Spring '08