Human Physiology Exam 2

Human Physiology Exam 2 - Question 1 Your answer is...

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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) carry information to the CNS. b) have cell bodies that originate in the CNS. c) lie entirely within the CNS d) two of these answers. e) all of these answers. Question 4 Your answer is CORRECT. Afferent neurons: a) carry information to the CNS. b) have cell bodies that originate in the CNS. c) lie entirely within the CNS d) two of these answers. e) all of these answers. Question 5 Your answer is CORRECT. Which type of glial cells lines the ventricles of the brain? a) astrocytes b) neurons c) oligodendrocytes d) ependymal cells e) microglia
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Question 6 Your answer is CORRECT. The outer most meninge is the: a) arachnoid mater b) dura mater c) dural sinus d) pia mater e) venous sinus Question 7 Your answer is CORRECT. 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 INCORRECT. Which of the following functions is not associated with the hypothalamus: a) control of respiration and circulatory function b) control of thirst and urine output. c) control of body temperature. d) control of food intake. e) extensive involvement with emotion and behavioral patterns Question 9 Your answer is INCORRECT. The limbic system: a) is a ring of networked forebrain structures surrounding the brainstem. 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 INCORRECT. 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
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Question 11 Your answer is INCORRECT. Gray matter refers to regions of the central nervous system composed primarily of
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Human Physiology Exam 2 - Question 1 Your answer is...

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