Neuroscience And Behavior Trivia Quiz Questions!

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Neuroscience And Behavior Quizzes & Trivia

As a neuroscience major you get to dive deeper into the biological and chemical processes that take place in the brain and nervous system. The brain neurotransmitters play a big role in our behavior and feelings. Just how much do you understand when it comes to the Neuroscience and Behavior topic? Refresh your memory by taking this practice multiple test quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The eendocrine system uses a set of glands, including the pituitary gland- the master gland, which produce hormones that circulate throughout the body using the bloodstream enabling communication
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    The part of the hindbrain which controld wakefulness and arousal.
    • A. 

      Pons

    • B. 

      Medulla

    • C. 

      Cerebellum

    • D. 

      Reticular Information

    • E. 

      Hypothalamus

  • 3. 
    Part of the brain that maintains eating, drinking, body temperature, and serves as a link between the brain and the endocrine system.
    • A. 

      Pons

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Reticular formation

    • D. 

      Midbrain

    • E. 

      Hypothalamus

  • 4. 
    The thalamus serves a relay center for the brain for all sensory information including smell
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The ___________ connects two hemispheres.
  • 6. 
    Type of lobe that controls thinking, emotional control, and muscle movement.
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Parietal

    • C. 

      Temporal

    • D. 

      Occipital

    • E. 

      Cerebral

  • 7. 
    A type of lobe that processes auditory information.
    • A. 

      Occipital

    • B. 

      Parietal

    • C. 

      Frontal

    • D. 

      Temporal

    • E. 

      Cerebral

  • 8. 
    The left hemisphere processes language and the right hemisphere process nonverbal, spatial, musical, and visual recognition tasks.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 9. 
    The ___________ area is involved in spoken language located on the left hemisphere.
  • 10. 
    An imaging technique that involves injecting a radioactive glucose while the brain is performing a task.
    • A. 

      EEG

    • B. 

      PET

    • C. 

      MRI

    • D. 

      CAT

    • E. 

      Learning

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