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1

How many cerebral lobes are there

4

2

What are the names of the cerebral lobes

Frontal
Parietal
Occipital
Temporal

3

What are the surface ridges on the brain called

Gyri

4

What are the valleys/deeper fissures called

Sulci

5

List the cell types within the nervous system

go over

6

Recall the functions of each type of cell in the nervous system

go over

7

What does the Brainstem consist of

Midbrain
Pons
Medulla oblongata
They are found descending in this order

8

What happens in the brainstem

A lot of important function

9

What is the target or source of all cranial nerves

The brainstem

10

Where is the cerebellum and what is it attached to

It is a hindbrain structure attach to the brainstem

11

What is the role of the cerebellum

It is vital for motor coordination, balance & posture

12

Explain the position of the spinal cord, relative to another object in the brain

It extends down from the medulla

13

What does the spinal cord do

It is a passage through which impulses travel
It also coordinates some reflex actions