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44) You start to fall but then catch yourself, regaining your balance. Which of the following brain regions is responsible for the rapid  coordination of muscle activity that kept you from falling?  A) motor cortex  B) thalamus  C) hypothalamus  D) cerebellum  E) pons  Answer:  D  Topic:  28.15  Skill:  Application 45) What part of the brain sorts incoming information, such as touch signals from your hand, into categories before relaying it to the  cerebral cortex?  Topic:  28.15  Skill:  Factual Recall  46) Which of the following brain regions controls the secretion of pituitary hormones and exerts direct control over many other  aspects of homeostasis?  Topic:  28.15  Skill:  Factual Recall 47) Our biological clock, which regulates the sleep - wake cycle, is housed within the  11
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Topic:  28.15  Skill:  Factual Recall 48) The human cerebral cortex accounts for what percentage of the total mass of the brain?  A) 10%  B) 20%  C) 40%  D) 60%  E) 80%  Answer:  E  Topic:  28.16  Skill:  Factual Recall 49) Which of the following statements correctly represents a structure/function correlation?  Topic:  28.16  Skill:  Factual Recall 50) Which of the following statements regarding brain activity is  true Topic:  28.17  Skill:  Factual Recall 
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  • FRANCE
  • Biology, Factual Recall

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