Human Physio Exam 2 - Test #2 Human Phys. Question 1 Your...

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Test #2 Human Phys. 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. Planning and decision-making are performed in the: a) hypothalamus b) left cerebral hemisphere c) limbic system d) prefrontal association cortex e) right cerebral hemisphere Question 3 Your answer is CORRECT. Efferent neurons: a) transmit information to the effector organ. b) always have a motor function. c) transmit messages to the spinal cord. d) all of these answers. e) none of these answers. Question 4 Your answer is CORRECT. Afferent neurons: a) transmit information to the effector organ. b) always have a motor function. c) transmit messages to the spinal cord. d) all of these answers. e) none of these answers. Question 5 Your answer is INCORRECT. Which type of glial cells lines the ventricles of the brain? a) astrocytes b) neurons c) oligodendrocytes d) ependymal cells e) microglia Question 6 Your answer is CORRECT. The outer most meninge is the: a) arachnoid mater 1
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b) dura mater c) dural sinus d) pia mater e) venous sinus Question 7 Your answer is INCORRECT. The thalamus: a) performs preliminary processing of all sensory input on its way to the cortex. b) inhibits muscle tone throughout the body. c) controls thirst, urine output, and food intake. d) plays a role in emotional and behavioral patterns e) selects and maintains purposeful motor activity while suppressing useless or unwanted patterns of movement Question 8 Your answer is CORRECT. Control of thirst and urine output, food intake, and body temperature is performed by which part of the brain? a) basal nuclei b) corpus callosum c) hypothalamus d) prefrontal association cortex e) thalamus Question 9 Your answer is CORRECT. The limbic system: a) is a region of the brain of networked neural pathways. b) plays a key role in emotion. c) contains regions designated as reward and punishment centers. d) both [a] and [c] are correct e) all of these answers Question 10 Your answer is CORRECT. Damage to which area would result in the loss of individual personality traits? a) Brocas area b) somatosensory cortex c) premotor cortex d) prefrontal association cortex e) Wernickes area Question 11 Your answer is CORRECT. Gray matter refers to regions of the central nervous system composed primarily of
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Human Physio Exam 2 - Test #2 Human Phys. Question 1 Your...

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