Brain Open Book-- Quiz. Spelling,Spacing & Grammar Count!

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  • 1. 
    Which brain structure relays messages between lower brain centers and cerebral cortex?
  • 2. 
    Which brain structure is linked to emotion, especially strong ones?
  • 3. 
    Which brain structure regulates & controls arousal?
  • 4. 
    Which brain structure is the ultimate control & information processing center?
  • 5. 
    Which imaging technique uses radioactive glucose to "light up" the brain when given a certain task?
  • 6. 
    This structure controls movement, balance and posture.
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Balanced brain

  • 7. 
    This is a collection of axons that connect the right and left hemispheres of the brain.
    • A. 

      Corpus callosum

    • B. 

      Cerebral hemisphere

    • C. 

      Corporal callosum

  • 8. 
    Split Brain Surgery can be used to help reduce what?
    • A. 

      Migraines

    • B. 

      Nightmares

    • C. 

      Epileptic Seizures

  • 9. 
    What is the connection between the language centers and the visual cortex?
    • A. 

      Corpus Callosum

    • B. 

      Angular Gyrus

    • C. 

      Cerebral Cortex

    • D. 

      Brain Stem

  • 10. 
    The two hemispheres of the brain are linked by...
    • A. 

      Corpus Callosum

    • B. 

      Angular Gyrus

    • C. 

      Cerebral Cortex

    • D. 

      Brainstem

  • 11. 
    Each hemisphere's primary connections are to which side of the body?
    • A. 

      Same

    • B. 

      Opposite

  • 12. 
    What is the biggest part of the brain?
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Thalamus

    • C. 

      Brain stem

    • D. 

      Cerebellum

  • 13. 
    Name the 4 lobes of the brain  one word answers with a comma between each
  • 14. 
    Clarence was in a car accident, and the doctor suspects that he may have suffered damage to his brain. He is put within a chamber in which magnetic fields and radio waves are utilized to give the doctors a three-dimensional picture of Clarence’s brain. Which technique is being utilized?
    • A. 

      EEG

    • B. 

      PET

    • C. 

      MRI

  • 15. 
    The cerebrum is split down the middle into two halves called ___________ that communicate with each other.
  • 16. 
    Your ______  ______ is responsible for regulating many life support mechanisms, such as your heart rate, blood pressure, digestion and breathing. It also regulates when you sleep and wake.
  • 17. 
    Your brain stem connects your brain to your ______  ______.
  • 18. 
    The ______  ______ is also known as the mammalian brain. It plays an important role in the expression of survival instincts, drives and emotions
  • 19. 
    An injury to the Broca’s area of the brain would affect one’s _______.
    • A. 

      Eye-hand coordination

    • B. 

      Hearing

    • C. 

      Speech

    • D. 

      Motor skills

  • 20. 
    Wernicke's area, located in the temporal lobe, is essential for __________.
    • A. 

      Hearing

    • B. 

      Understanding language

    • C. 

      Sensitizing taste buds

    • D. 

      Conveying pain signals

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