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1

What plane is this? 

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Axial

2

What plane is this?

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Coronal

3

What plane is this?

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Sagittal

4

What plane is this?

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Axial/ Horizontal

5

What plane is this?

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Coronal 

6

What plane is this?

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Saggital

7

What is another name for the axial plane?

Horizontal plane

8

Describe the Axial/ Horizontal plane in words.

The axial/ horizontal plane provides a view looking from the superior to the inferior (from the top of the head looking down to the bottom)

9

Describe the Coronal View in words. 

This offers a view from the anterior of the brain to the posterios (from the front of the face to the back of the head)

10

Decribe the Sagittal plane view in words. 

The saggital plane is taken from a halfway point down the center of the brain between the ears. Offers a view of the diffeent parts of the brain sliced in half.