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Unformatted text preview: o Cerebral cortex is involved in speech and communication: Brocas Area, Wernickes Area, and the platinum temporale o Left Side controls right side, and is involved in speech and communication. Allometry of Brain Size o When a given body part varies in direct proportion to body size, it is referred to as an isometric trait. o When a body part does not increase with respect to body size is called allometric. o Y= KX ^e^ Y is the brain weight K is the scaling constant X is body weight e is explonent...
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This note was uploaded on 02/16/2010 for the course SSD sds taught by Professor Sd during the Spring '10 term at A.T. Still University.
- Spring '10