Where is the sensation of touch processed?
primary motor cortex
primary somatosensory cortex or S1
somatosensory association cortex or S2
The ____ detects changes in the environment while the _____ allows perception of them
upper motor neuron, lower motor neuron
second- order neuron, first order neuron
All of the following are structures of the limbic system except the:
Evan injured his spinal cord in a parkour accident. He can move his arm, but can not feel touch or heat. What part of his spinal cord is damaged?
Anterior horn of spinal gray matter
Posterior horn of spinal gray matter
Lateral horn of spinal gray matter
Corticospinal tract of spinal white matter
Where are the cell bodies of lower motor neurons located?
Dorsal horn of spinal gray matter
Anterior horn of spinal gray matter
Motor area of cerebral cortex
An injury to the spinal cord is not possible below the
Second thoracic vertebrae
Fourth cervical vertebrae
Second lumbar vertebra
Ninth thoracic vertebrae
The nerves primarily associated with visceral organs
A paramedic shines a pen light into her patient’s eye. She records the reactivity of the patient’s pupils as they constrict when stimulated by light. This test supports which of the following?
The patient has suffered severe brain damage
The patient has function of the oculomotor nerve (III)
The patient has function of the trochlear nerve (IV)
The patient has lost of function of the optic nerve (II)
A patient has lost vision on the left side of both eyes. The patient has likely suffered damage to the:
The optic chiasm
The right optic tract
The retinas of the eye
The optic nerves
The area of the cortex that is responsible for sensing a full bladder is the:
Visceral sensory area
The hypothalamus functions in:
Sending information to the cerebral cortex
Regulating the autonomic nervous system
Secreting a hormone called melatonin
An athlete has a car accident and is no longer able to catch a ball with his left hand but can with his right. He may have sustained damage to his:
Right cerebellar lobe
Right somatosensory cortex
Left cerebellar lobe
Left somatosensory cortex
Inappropriate involuntary movements are inhibited by the actions of neurons of the ______
Primary motor cortex
Bundles of white matter in the cerebrum are known as:
Injury to the hypothalamus may result in all of the following EXCEPT _______
Loss of body temperature control
Loss of fine motor control
What functional brain system participates in memory, learning, emotion, and behavior?
Peripheral nervous system
Glycogen is needed in skeletal muscles because:
Skeletal muscles uses a lot of energy
Glycogen is part of muscles rigid supporting framework
Glycogen provides smooth surface for filaments to slide on
Glycogen is an insulating layer that helps regulate body temperature.
WHICH of the following does not play a role in calcium homeostasis?
Julie must run a short sprint in gym class. When she is finished she continues to breathe fast for a few minutes afterwards. Which of the following is the best explanation for why this is so?
Julie used her stored oxygen, glucose and creatine phosphate, which is now being replenished
Since the exercise was mostly aerobic exercise, julie’s body has not yet realized the run is over
Julie’s fast oxidative muscles are so slow to utilize oxygen it only begins aerobic respiration by the time the run has finished
Slow oxidative fibers are recruited last and have only started to work at completion of the run
Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is formed by ____ and reabsorbed through arachnoid granulations into _____
Astrocytes, ependymal cells
Dural sinuses, ependymal cells
The cerebral aqueduct, arachnoid villi
Choroid plexuses, dural sinuses
Which of these is a dural septum that dips into the longitudinal fissure between the cerebral hemispheres?
what type of cells line the ventricles of the brain?
A patient is unable to taste the sweetness of honey. There may be damage to the ____ nerve.
Why Work with Us
Top Quality and Well-Researched Papers
We always make sure that writers follow all your instructions precisely. You can choose your academic level: high school, college/university or professional, and we will assign a writer who has a respective degree.
Professional and Experienced Academic Writers
We have a team of professional writers with experience in academic and business writing. Many are native speakers and able to perform any task for which you need help.
Free Unlimited Revisions
If you think we missed something, send your order for a free revision. You have 10 days to submit the order for review after you have received the final document. You can do this yourself after logging into your personal account or by contacting our support.
Prompt Delivery and 100% Money-Back-Guarantee
All papers are always delivered on time. In case we need more time to master your paper, we may contact you regarding the deadline extension. In case you cannot provide us with more time, a 100% refund is guaranteed.
Original & Confidential
We use several writing tools checks to ensure that all documents you receive are free from plagiarism. Our editors carefully review all quotations in the text. We also promise maximum confidentiality in all of our services.
24/7 Customer Support
Our support agents are available 24 hours a day 7 days a week and committed to providing you with the best customer experience. Get in touch whenever you need any assistance.
Try it now!
How it works?
Follow these simple steps to get your paper done
Place your order
Fill in the order form and provide all details of your assignment.
Proceed with the payment
Choose the payment system that suits you most.
Receive the final file
Once your paper is ready, we will email it to you.
No need to work on your paper at night. Sleep tight, we will cover your back. We offer all kinds of writing services.
No matter what kind of academic paper you need and how urgent you need it, you are welcome to choose your academic level and the type of your paper at an affordable price. We take care of all your paper needs and give a 24/7 customer care support system.
Admission Essays & Business Writing Help
An admission essay is an essay or other written statement by a candidate, often a potential student enrolling in a college, university, or graduate school. You can be rest assurred that through our service we will write the best admission essay for you.
Our academic writers and editors make the necessary changes to your paper so that it is polished. We also format your document by correctly quoting the sources and creating reference lists in the formats APA, Harvard, MLA, Chicago / Turabian.
If you think your paper could be improved, you can request a review. In this case, your paper will be checked by the writer or assigned to an editor. You can use this option as many times as you see fit. This is free because we want you to be completely satisfied with the service offered.