The Brain

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The Human Brain

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Description


Learn and drill yourself on all the most essential facts of the human brain!

12

Decks

408

Cards

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Lessons in this Class


# Deck Name Num. of Cards
1

Neurotransmitters

Study the functions of the common neurotransmitters of the human nervous system.

17
2

Drugs

Study the various categories of drugs, specific drugs, and their effects.

45
3

Mental Disorders

From mood disorders to personality disorders, study the various mental disorders and their characteristics.

39
4

Memory and Learning

Study the basics of how the brain learns and remembers.

40
5

Sleep and Dreams

From the stages of sleep to dreaming theories, study the basics of sleeping and dreaming.

36
6

The Nervous System

Study the basic breakdown of the nervous system, as well as the anatomy of the brain.

41
7

Body Movement

Study the basics relating to the ways in which the nervous system controls body movement.

30
8

Language

Study the basics of how the brain understands, processes, and uses language.

35
9

Vision

Study the basic anatomy of the eye and how the brain processes visual stimuli.

37
10

Pleasure and Pain

Study how the brain processes pleasure and pain, and why humans have these sensations.

40
11

Emotions

From fear to anguish, study the basics behind the processing of emotions in the human brain.

25
12

Brain Anatomy Basics

Use this deck to learn about the most basic anatomical parts of the brain.

23