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1

which of these is not one of the main divisions of the adult brain

prosencephalon

2

which of the following lies between the cerebrum and the brain stem?

diencephalon

3

the floor of the diencephalon is formed by the

hypothalamus

4

the cerebellum and pons develop from the

metencephalon

5

sensory information is processed and relayed to the cerebrum by the

thalamus

6

the tracts that connect the cerebellum to the brain stem are located in the

pons

7

autonomic centers that control BP, HR and digestion are located in the

medulla oblongata

8

the thin partition that separates the first and second ventricles is the

septum pellucidum

9

each lateral ventricle communicates with the third ventricle through a(n)

inter ventricular foramen

10

the third and fourth ventricles are linked by a slender canal designated as the

aqueduct of midbrain

11

the ventricle associated with the pons and upper medulla is the

fourth

12

the dural sinuses are located in the

dural folds

13

what structure is covered by many blood vessels and adheres tightly to the surface of the brain

pia matter

14

the dural fold that projects into the longitudinal fissure between cerebral hemispheres is called the

falx cerebri

15

cerebrospinal fluid

is secreted by ependymal cells

16

the neural tissue is isolated from the general circulation by the

blood brain barrier

17

the choroid plexuses produces CSF at the rate of about

500 ml day

18

the layer of the meninges that closely follows every gyrus and sulcus is the

pia matter

19

which of the following help to protect the brain?

all of the above

20

which of these dural folds is mismatched with its location

falx cerebri; transverse fissure

21

the pons contains

all of the above

22

the respiratory rhythmicity center is located in the

medulla oblongata

23

a neural cortex is found on the surface of the

cerebellum and cerebral hemispheres

24

overseeing the postural muscles of the body and making rapid adjustments to maintain balance and equilibrium are functions of the

cerebellum

25

the _______ provides the principle link between the neurons and endocrine systems

hypothalamus