Test 2 - Test 2 You scored 86 out of 100 Question 1 Your...

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Test 2 You scored 86 out of 100 Question 1 Your answer is CORRECT. Consciousness is created in the: a) brainstem b) cerebellum c) cerebral cortex d) hypothalamus e) spinal cord Question 2 Your answer is CORRECT. Which of the following is (are) not part of the peripheral nervous system? a) motor neurons. b) sympathetic nervous system. c) spinal cord. d) afferent division. e) autonomic nervous system. Question 3 Your answer is CORRECT. Which type of glial cells possesses phagocytic abilities? a) astrocytes b) neurons c) oligodendrocytes d) ependymal cells e) microglia Question 4 Your answer is CORRECT. The meninge found sandwiched between the other two meninges is the: a) arachnoid mater b) dura mater c) dural sinus d) pia mater e) venous sinus Question 5 Your answer is CORRECT. Which of the following participate in control of skeletal muscle activity? a) basal nuclei. b) cerebellum. c) premotor cortex. d) thalamus. e) all of these Question 6 Your answer is CORRECT. Wernickes area functions mainly for:
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a) control of limb movements. b) hand-eye coordination. c) language comprehension. d) memory. e) vision. Question 7 Your answer is CORRECT. The outer layer of the brain is gray matter but the outer layer of the spinal cord is white matter. a) True b) False Question 8 Your answer is CORRECT. Gray matter refers to regions of the central nervous system composed of bundles of myelinated nerve fibers, whereas white matter consists primarily of densely packed cell bodies. a) True b) False Question 9 Your answer is INCORRECT. Select the function not characteristic of the hypothalamus. a) body temperature control. b) coordination center with the autonomic nervous system. c) food intake control. d) production of posterior pituitary hormones. e) sensory inputs from skeletal muscles. Question 10 Your answer is CORRECT. The limbic system: a) is a ring of forebrain structures surrounding the brain stem. b) plays a key role in emotion. c) contains regions designated as reward and punishment centers. d) two of these answers are correct. e) all of these answers. Question 11 Your answer is CORRECT. Short-term memory: a) has a larger storage capacity than long-term memory. b) takes longer to retrieve than long-term memory. c) involves transient modifications in the function of preexisting synapses, such as channel modification. d) two of these answers. e) all of these answers. Question 12 Your answer is INCORRECT. Procedural memories:
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a) are associated with the temporal lobes and are closely associated limbic structures. b) are associated with the cerebellum. c) involve acquisition of motor skills gained via repetitive training d) both [a] and [c] above. e) both [b] and [c] above.
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Test 2 - Test 2 You scored 86 out of 100 Question 1 Your...

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