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1

The Cerebellum does NOT have any role in:

_____ Processes
Consciousness
E_______
Homeostasis
______ Functions
Sensations

MENTAL Processes
EMOTIONS
AUTONOMIC Functions

2

T or F
The Cerebellum adjusts the RATE, REGULARITY, and Force of WILLED MUSCULAR CONTRACTIONS

T

3

T or F
The Cerebellum Coordinates Willful muscular contractions

T

4

T or F
The Cerebellum DOES NOT require Proprioceptive input

F

5

Anatomical Subdivision of the Cerebellum which has Paleocerebellumor Spinocerebellum–limbs via spinal connections

Anterior Lobe

6

Anatomical Subdivision of the Cerebellum which has Neocerebellumor Cerebrocerebellum–cerebral cortex

Posterior Lobe

7

Anatomical Subdivision which has Archicerebellumor Vestibulocerebellum–vestibular apparatus

Floculonodular Lobe

8

Cerebellum influences motor centers at various levels through the ________

Cerebellar Nuclei

9

T or F
The Posterior lobe is responsible for the coordination of involuntary movements

F
Voluntary movements

10

Corticopontine fibers reach the ipsilateral ____ by coursing through the internal capsuleand cerebral crus

pontine nuclei

11

The Anterior Lobe is responsible for maintaining coordination of ____ movements while the movements are being executed

Limb

12

Cuneate tract to accessory cuneatenucleusgive rise to the _________

Cuneatocerebellar tract

13

This lobe is responsible for coordination of the paraxial muscles associated with equilibrium

Flocculonodular Lobe

14

In Flocculonodular Lobe Circuitry, impulses come from the ______ and ______ carry information about position and movements of the head.

Vestibular nerveand
Vestibular nuclei