Unformatted text preview: endocrine glands 4. Timing of puberty matters. Opposite for males and females, early puberty for males tends to be more positive than negative. Correlation between late maturation and high success rates For females its negative because you’re seen more in a sexual way. .get more of she’s a whore blah blah, cognitive thinking is not there, they can’t think their action through Maturing on the same rate is the best way 5. Brain Structure: 2 hemispheres- left and right, Forebrain- top portion of the brain, Cerebral cortex: 80% of brain volume, Important to perception, thinking, language, Each hemisphere has 4 lobes: Frontal (voluntary thinking, movement, personality), occipital (function in vision), temporal (motor control, spatial location), parietal (active role in hearing, language processing) lobes, Deeper in brain: Hypothalamus, pituitary gland, amygdala, hippocampus 6. 7. 8....
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- Summer '11
- Study Guide Chapter, rapid physical maturation, center of body, Main Physical Changes, Hormones- powerful chemical