HBS Unit 2

  1. brain stem
    composed of midbrain, pons, and medulla oblongata
  2. central nervous system
    brain and spinal cord
  3. cerebellum
    part of the brain concerned with coordination of muscles and equilibrium
  4. cerebrum
    integrating center for memory, learning, emotions, and complex functions
  5. gyrus
    ridges between grooves in the brain
  6. limbic system
    subcortical structures of the brain that are concerned with emotion and motivation
  7. lobe
    division of the brain marked by the fissure in the surface
  8. peripheral nervous system
    the rest of the nerves in the body
  9. phrenology
    study of the conformation of the skull based on the belief that it is indicative of mental faculties and character
  10. sulcus
    shallow furrow on the surface of the brain
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HBS Unit 2
Vocab words from Unit 2 Communication HBS