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What is the cerebrum?

The biggest part of the brain

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Where is it located?

upper part of the brain

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the more developed the cerebrum is...

the smarter you are

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the cerebrum is the...

consol of the brain

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where is the cerebellum located?

behind and below the cerebrum

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what are the cerebellums main jobs?

balancing the body
maintains muscle co-ordination

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you need cerebellum for activities such as...

running
walking
swimming

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what does the medulla do?

manages:
breathing
heart and blood vessel function
digestion
sneezing
swallowing

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the medulla is the center of

breathing and circulation

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what are sent through the medulla?

sensory and motor neurons

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what does the frontal lobe manage?

motor function
problem solving
spontaneity
memory
language
initiation
judgement
impulse control
social behavior

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frontal lobe is located...

to the left of motor strip, above temporal lobe

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parietal lobe has ____ sections

2

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one of the parietal lobes one manges...

sensation and perception

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the other section manages...

visual recognition

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parietal lobe is located

above temporal lobe, between occipital lobe and motor strip

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occipital lobe manages...

sight

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occipital lobe is located...

above cerebellum, to the right of the temporal lobe, below the parietal

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temporal lobe manages...

hearing, and translates noise into words

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temporal is located...

above brainstem and cerebellum, below parietal, motor strip, and frontal lobe, to the left of occupational lobe

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motor strip controls...

voluntary actions of skeletal muscles

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motor strip is located...

in between sensory strip and the frontal lobe, above temporal lobe

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sensory strip controls...

the 5 senses

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sensory strip is located...

in the parietal lobe

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the 5 senses are...

sight
smell
hearing
taste
touch

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5 diseases that affect the brain are...

stroke
alzheimer's
PTSD
meningitis
parkinsons