Womens Health Practioner - Qp3

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Womens Health Practitioner Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Basics of the Neocortex, is sometimes called the Cerebral Cortex and is a thin layer of neurons covering the wrinkly cerebellum.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 2. 
    Some of the areas in the ______ brain are known as sensory association areas where the input from the eye or ear is received, and this is then sent to the association areas in the cerebral cortex where the input is interpreted and analysed against previous experience.
    • A. 

      Lower

    • B. 

      Upper

  • 3. 
    The fact that the brain is split in two halves is obvious once the skull is opened and the ancient Egyptians noticed that an injury to one side of the brain caused a corresponding paralysis to the ______ side of the body.
    • A. 

      Opposite

    • B. 

      Same

  • 4. 
    The female brain gives them the edge in dealing with things and theorems, the male brain is organised to respond more sensitively to sensory stimuli. .
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The two sides of the brain, connected by the corpus callosum, have a larger number of connections in women, and this means that more information is being exchanged between the left and right sides of the ______ brain.
    • A. 

      Female

    • B. 

      Male

  • 6. 
    It seems unrealistic to deny any longer the existence of male and female brain differences, just as there are physical dissimilarities between, males and females (size, body shape, skeleton, teeth, age of puberty, etc.) there are equally dramatic differences in ______ functioning.
    • A. 

      Brain

    • B. 

      Sensory

    • C. 

      Sensitive

  • 7. 
    While the sex of the brain is determined at the time of neural organisation in the womb, the difference of brain sex doesn't show fully until the hormones of puberty come on stream, then, the ebb and flow of the hormones activates and accentuates brain differences.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

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