21 The part of the lower brain located behind the pons that controls and

21 the part of the lower brain located behind the

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21. The part of the lower brain located behind the pons that controls and coordinates involuntary, rapid, fine motor movement is called the . 22. The part of the limbic system located in the center of the brain, this structure relays sensory information from the lower part of the brain to the proper areas of the cortex and processes some sensory information before sending it to its proper area and is called the . 23. The larger swelling above the medulla that connects the top of the brain to the bottom and that plays a part in sleep, dreaming, left–right body coordination, and arousal is called the . Page 2 of 4
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24. The is an area of neurons running through the middle of the medulla and the pons and slightly beyond that is responsible for selective attention, as well as carrying sensory messages to the thalamus. 25. The is a curved structure located within each temporal lobe, responsible for the formation of long-term memories and the storage of memory for location of objects. 26. The is a brain structure located near the hippocampus, responsible for fear responses and memory of fear. 27. The is the outermost covering of the brain consisting of densely packed neurons, responsible for higher thought processes and interpretation of sensory input.
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