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4The Central Nervous SystemFor this assignment, please read the chapter and answer the questions below. Pleasetype your answers inredorblue color.Please note that points may be deducted if answers are not submitted in thesecolors.Sentences in italics are meant to help you understand the material- they are not questions1.Describe how space constraints affect brain development. (1 point)
2.Name the major regions of the adult brain. (1 point)
3.Name and locate the ventricles. (1 point)
4.Which ventricle is surrounded by the diencephalon? (1 points)
5.What is the function of convolutions of the brain? (1 points)
6.List the major lobes, fissures and functional areas of the cerebral cortex.(5 points)
d.Precentral gyrus- Primary motor cortex, anterior of the central sulcus.e.Postcentral gyrus- Primary somatosensory cortex.f.Frontal Lobe- Voluntary motor function, concentration verbal communication,decision making, motivation, aggression, sense of smell, planning, personality andmood.g.Parietal Lobe- Major Center for receiving and evaluating most sensory information(except olfaction, hearing and vision).h.Occipital lobe- receiving and integrating visual input and storing visual memories.i.Temporal lobe - Receives and evaluates input for smell and hearing. Abstract thoughtand judgement.j.Insula- Social emotions (lust, disgust, pride, humiliation, guilt & atonement) Lightsup when people crave drugs, feel pain and processes taste (gustatory)

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