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Unformatted text preview: Guided Reading - The Central Nervous System III 1. The limbic system, especially the ____________ and _______________, are rich in "stress hormone" receptors. A. caudate nucleus, hippocampus B. hippocampus, amygdala C. cingulated gyrus, amygdala D. septal nuclei, hippocampus 2. __________________ is a technique for visualizing brain region activity indirectly by detecting increases in blood oxygen levels. A. Computed tomography B. Electroencephalogram C. Functional magnetic resonance imaging D. Positron emission tomography 3. Which of the following is NOT a vital function of the medulla oblongata? A. vasomotor control B. cardiac control C. thirst control D. respiratory control 4. Sensory impulses for fine touch, precise pressures, and body movement are carried by the _____ tracts. A. anterior spinothalamic B. posterior spinocerebellar C. lateral spinothalamic D. fasciculi cuneatus and gracilis 5. The cerebral nuclei contain A. the corpus striatum. B. the supraoptic nucleus....
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This note was uploaded on 03/20/2012 for the course MCB 32 taught by Professor Smiley during the Fall '11 term at Cal Poly.
- Fall '11