S&F Quiz 7

  1. Ventricle
    small hollow within the brain filled with CSF
  2. Efferent Nerves
    motor, transmits impulses from CNS to the muscles and glands
  3. Neurons
    functional unit, the actual nerve cell
  4. Phagocytosis
    process of engulfing and digesting foreign substances
  5. Nerves
    cordlike bundles of nerve fibers that transmits impulses to and from the brain and spinal cord to the body
  6. Piamater
    innermost layer; tissue adheres closely to the brain , fuses with the ependyma
  7. Cerebrum
    largest, uppermost part; controls conscience, memory, sensations, emotinos, and voluntary movement
  8. Cerebral Cortex
    surface of the brain
  9. Gyri
    convolutions and elevations of the cortex
  10. Sulci
    grooves in the gyri
  11. Hypothalamus
    activating, controlling, and integrating PNS; sleep, body temp., appetite.
  12. Pons
    acts as a bridge btwn the midbrain and medulla oblongata
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