The Nervous System:

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Oct 20, 2013 (3 years and 7 months ago)

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CHAPTER 3 QUESTIONS


The Nervous System:

1)

What are Neurons?

2)

What is a soma?

3)

What is a dendrite?

4)

What is an axon?

5)

What is a terminal button?

6)

What is a Glia?

7)

What is an action potential?

8)

What is the “All or None” Law?

9)

What is the Synaptic Cleft?

10)

What are
neurotransmitters?

11)


What is a postsynaptic potential?

12)

What is reuptake?

13)

What is a neural network?

14)

What is Acetylcholine?

15)


What is an agonist?

16)

What is an antagonist?

17)

What are monoamines?

18)


What are endorphins?

19)


What is the Peripheral Nervous System?


20)

What is

the Somatic nervous system?

21)

What is the Autonomic nervous system?

22)

What is the central nervous system?

23)

What is the spinal chord?


Research Methods:

1)

How do you record electrical events in the brain?

2)

What is Lesioning?

3)

How does one electrically stimulate the

brain?

4)

What is Transracial Magnetic Stimulation?

5)

Name 3 different brain imaging procedures!


The Brain and Behavior

1)

Name the brains 3 main regions!

2)

What makes up the hindbrain?

3)

What makes up the midbrain?

4)

What makes up the forebrain?

5)

What is Brain Plastic
ity?







Cerebral Laterality

1)

What is Cerebral Laterality?

2)

How does one conduct split pea (I mean brain) research?

3)