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Cerebrum, Motor Systems.[print questions]

Which cortical layer is the deepest?
a) inner pyramidal
b) multiform
c) molecular
d) inner granular

Which neurons project specifically to the thalamus?
a) pyramidal
b) stellate
c) fusiform
d) interneurons

Which area of the cortex processes visual information?
a) Brodmann Area 1,2,3
b) Brodmann Area 4
c) Brodmann Area 7
d) Brodmann Area 18,19

Which structure is NOT involved with auditory information?
a) lateral geniculate body
b) cochlea
c) primary auditory cortex
d) inferior colliculus

Which thalamic nucleus is a relay type?
a) intralaminar
b) VPM
c) mediodorsal
d) pulvinar

What is the function of the suprachiasmatic nucleus of the hypothalamus?
a) body composition
b) checking blood CO2 levels
c) circadian rhythm
d) aggression / rage

Which structure is most essential for fear and anxiety?
a) hippocampus
b) Papez circuit
c) stria terminalis
d) amygdala

Where is oxytocin produced?
a) periventricular zone
b) pituitary gland
c) tuberal region
d) lateral zone

Which of the following is NOT a function of the hypothalamus and pituitary?
a) produce HGH
b) produce vasopressin
c) produce melatonin
d) produce oxytocin

What structure collects mineral deposits?
a) PAG
b) pituitary gland
c) pineal gland
d) corpora quadrigemina

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