quiz 2 - Question 1 1 out of 1 points The brain and the...

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Question 1 1 out of 1 points The brain and the spinal cord make up the __________ nervous system. Answer Selected Answer: central Correct Answer: central Question 2 0 out of 1 points The primary function of the thalamus is to Answer Selected Answer: store and recall long-term memories. Correct Answer: sort and route incoming information to different parts of the cerebral cortex. Question 3 0 out of 1 points
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The system of glands that releases chemicals into the bloodstream that maintain normal bodily functioning is the __________ system. Answer Selected Answer: somatic Correct Answer: endocrine Question 4 0 out of 1 points The cerebrum, corpus callosum, and hypothalumus are among the structures that make up the Answer Selected Answer: endocrine system. Correct Answer: forebrain. Question 5 0 out of 1 points The parts of the neuron involved in receiving information from other neurons are the Answer
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Selected Answer: neurotransmitters. Correct Answer: dendrites and cell body. - Question 1 0 out of 1 points The most likely outcome of brain damage early in life to a small, specific part of the brain before the age of 3 or 4 years is Answer Selected Answer: permanent impairment of the mental function that normally localizes in that area. Correct Answer: development of the mental function (localized somewhere else) without dramatic impairmant to that function. Question 2 0 out of 1 points The (1) __________ branch of the nervous system arouses your internal organs in emotional and stressful situations, while the (2) __________ branch relaxes your internal organs once the stressor has ended. Answer
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Selected Answer: (1) somatic; (2) sympathetic Correct Answer: (1) sympathetic; (2) parasympathetic Question 4 0 out of 1 points Which of these processes typically takes place in the right cerebral hemisphere for most people? Answer Selected Answer: Mathematical calculation Correct Answer: Recognition of patterns and melody Question 5 0 out of 1 points The cerebrum, corpus callosum, and hypothalumus are among the structures that make up the Answer Selected Answer: peripheral nervous system. Correct Answer: forebrain.
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Question 2 0 out of 1 points Specific mental functions are performed in specific areas of the brain. This best summaries the principles of Answer Selected Answer: resting and action potentials. Correct Answer: specialization and localization of function. 1. Chemical substances in the nervous system that are similar in structure and action to opiates and that are involved in pain control, pleasure and memory are called the ____________. YOUR ANSWER: The suggested answer is endorphins Section Reference: Neural Bases of Behavior: How Do Neurons Communicate? An Electrical and Chemical Language
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quiz 2 - Question 1 1 out of 1 points The brain and the...

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