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Biological Bases of Behavior

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2.lobe; contains primary visual cortex
4.area responsible for language comprehension
9.neuron sending an impulse
10.largest lobe in brain
12.produce 3-dimensional images (abbreviation)
13.brain region; contains medulla & pons
16.involved in memory & learning
17.refers to brains ability of neural reorganization
20.area responsible for speech production
21.division of ANS; activates body resources for emergencies
22.involved in arousal, attention, sleep/wakefulness, reflexes (2 words)
24.controls hunger, thirst, temperature
25.includes 4 brain structures; regulates emotion, memory, motivation (2 words)
27.neuron either fires or does not fire (4 words)
31.largest/complex brain region
32.type of PSP; negative voltage shift
34.neuron receiving an impulse
37.nerve fibers that carry info to CNS from periphery
40.branch-like structure
42.nerve fibers that carry info away from CNS to periphery
44.involved in emotion & aggression
46.nerve cell
49.brain region; contains reticular formation
50.glands that produce adrenaline
51.gap between neurons
52.lobe; contains somatosensory cortex
54.controls unconscious vital functions
57.creates vivid images of horizontal slices of brain (abbreviation/word)
1.division of peripheral nervous system; controls automatic functions
3.small knob; contains neurotransmitters (2 words)
5.fluid that protects brain & spinal cord (2 words)
6.controls balance & fine muscle movement
7.insulating material (2 words)
8.connects left hemisphere & right hemisphere (2 words)
11.control higher order functions (2 words)
14.physiological reaction to threat/stress (3 words)
15.chemicals released into synapse
18.shift in neuron electrical charge; travels along axon (2 words)
19.division of ANS; conserves bodily resources
23.controls sensory info, thinking, learning, emotion, consciousness, voluntary movement
26.chemical messengers of endocrine system
28.type of PSP; positive voltage shift
29.pea-sized gland; master gland
30.division of nervous system; nerves outside brain & spinal cord
33.weighs about 3 lbs.
35.destroying brain tissue
36.cell body
38.lobe; contains primary auditory cortex
39.sponging up of neurotransmitters from synapse
41.gland that produces insulin
43.relay center; handles sensory info (except smell)
45.examines blood flow/metabolic activity in brain (abbreviation/word)
47.division of peripheral nervous system; connent to voluntary skeletal muscles & sensory receptors
48.temporarily increases/decreases activity in specific area of brain (abbreviation)
50.transmits signal away from soma to other neurons
53.recording electrodes attached to scalp (abbreviation)
55.involved in sleep & arousal
56.weak electric current into brain to stimulate structure (abbreviation)

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