39 notecards = 10 pages (4 cards per page)
You are walking across campus when a bear jumps out in front of you from behind a dumpster. Which division of the autonomic nervous system is going to dominate when that bear startles you?!
What is the difference between a nerve and a tract?
A bundle of axons in the CNS is called a tract, while in the PNS it is called a nerve.
A collection of neuronal cell bodies located in the peripheral nervous system is called
The afferent division of the PNS __________.
conducts impulses to the CNS from sensory receptors
The "rest and digestion" division of the ANS is formally known as the __________ division.
Which of the following skull bones contains paranasal sinusus?
Which structure below is associated with the sphenoid bone
What suture is located between the parietal bones and the occipital bone
Which bones form the hard palate
Maxillae & palatine bone
Which of the following is a bone of the cranium
What bony feature is NOT part of the ethmoid bone
inferior nasal concha
Which passageway is INCORRECTLY paired with a structure that is transmitted through the passageway
Foramen ovale –maxillary division of trigeminal nerve
What bony feature is associated with a temporal bone
Which of the following cranial bones articulates with the condyle of the mandible
Which bones form the bridge of the nose
The auditory ossicles transmit vibrations from the tympanic membrane across the middle ear to the
Which of the following structure(s) are located in the inner ear
Which nerve carries special sensory information from the posterior 1/3 of the tongue
Olfactory receptor cells are examples of
GENERAL sensation to the anterior 2/3 of the tongue is supplied by a branch of the
Which of the following is a part of the fibrous tunic of the eye
The primary auditory cortex is located in the _______ lobe
Which of the following cells are responsible for transduction in the eye
rods and cones
Walking from a dark room into a bright room normally causes the pupil to _______, activitiy which is produced by ______ stimulation. Which of the following words fill in the blanks in the proper order (
Which of the following is INCORRECT about the visual pathway to the brain
If the left optic tract was cut, input from the entire visual field would still be able to reach the visual cortex via the right optic tract.
Which of the following cranial nerves does NOT travel through the superior orbital fissure
How many cranial nerves pairs innervate the extrinsic muscles of the eye
The infraorbital nerve is a branch of the
maxillary division of the trigeminal nerve
Which cranial nerve innervates muscles of the tongue
How many cranial nerve pairs exit through the jugular foramen?
Which of the following cranial nerves are sensory ONLY
Which of the following cranial nerve carries parasympathetic fibers
What skull structure(s) do the olfactory nerves pass through
General sensation to the anterior 2/3 of the tongue is provided by a branch of the
The muscle that closes the eyelid is the
If someone bilaterally contracts their medial rectus muscles of their eyes, they cause their two eyes to
The only muscle of mastication that depresses the mandible
What structure listed below is important in detecting changes in the concentration of oxygen in the blood
The external jugular vein typically drains blood into the