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Question 1.
Afferent is to efferent as _________ is to __________.


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Question 2.
Sympathetic nerves


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Question 3.
All of the following serve to protect the brain and spinal cord EXCEPT


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Question 4.
The __________ packages molecules in vesicles.


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Question 5.
Which of the following is responsible for integrating activity within a single brain structure?


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Question 6.
Oligodendrocytes are to Schwann cells as ________ is to ____________.


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Question 7.
Which of the following would be used to provide information about the details of neuronal structure


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Question 8.
The myelencephalon


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Question 9.
The ____________ is a structure in the metencephalon that is involved in both sensorimotor and cognitive functions.


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Question 10.
The central fissure separates the _______ and the _________ lobes


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Question 11.
Which of the following structures is a component of both the limbic system and the basal ganglia?


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Question 12.
The structures of the ___________ play a role in the performance of voluntary motor responses.


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Question 13.
Which of the following is characteristic of neocortical anatomy?


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Question 14.
Gray matter consists primarily of


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Question 15.
White matter is white due to the presence of


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Question 16.
Each autonomic target organ, without exception, receives opposing sympathetic and parasympathetic input.


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Question 17.
Most cranial nerves contain both sensory and motor fibers.


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Question 18.
The blood-brain barrier protects the brain from the damaging effects of psychoactive drugs.


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Question 19.
A bipolar neuron has a single process extending from its soma that then splits to become an axon and a dendrite.


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Question 20.
Glial cells participate in the transmission of signals.


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Question 21.
Anterograde tracing methods would be used to determine where a neuron projects to.


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Question 22.
Stomach is to back as dorsal is to ventral.


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Question 23.
The hypothalamus regulates the release of hormones by the pituitary gland.


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