Psychology 101: The Brain

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Psychology 101: The Brain

This is a quiz to test your knowledge about the basic anatomy and physiology of the human brain.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    This part of the brain is responsible for directing incoming information to the correct center(s) where it will be interpretted.
  • 2. 
    The ability to sense and respond to danger and fear lies in this part of the brain.
  • 3. 
    The name for the structure that connects both left and right hemispheres.
  • 4. 
    Without this structure, one would be unable to form new memories.
  • 5. 
    This structure in the brain stem regulates sleep patterns.
  • 6. 
    What controls the "master gland?"
  • 7. 
    Name for the "master gland."
  • 8. 
    Both balance and coordination are found in this structure of the human brain.
  • 9. 
    Severing this will automatically cause the heart and lungs to stop working.
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