Flashcards in the brain Deck (11):
links the brain and endocrine system; regulates hunger, sleep, and thrist
A fore brain structure that processes sensory information for all senses, except smell, and relays it to the cerebral cortex?
A peanut-sized structure that is part of the limbic system and regulates behaviors related tot survival, such as eating drinking and sexual activity
Processes and integrates sensory information; relays sensory information to the cerebral cortex
Involved in forming new memories?
Almond-shaped cluster of neurons in temporal lobe involved in memory/ emotional responses; especially fear
Involved in memory and emotion especially fear and anger
brocas area involved with speech is located
lower frontal lobe
wernikes area is found in temporal lobe is important for the comprehension of _______ and ________ language?
written and spoken
a surgical procedure responsible for cutting the corpus callosum