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What is each half of the ceregbrum called?
Hemispheres
The surface layer in the cerebrum is called the cerebral?
Cortex
The motor area controls the movements of ?
Medulla
The cerebrum is divided by a deep groove called a ?
Fissure
The sensations of _______ are centered in the rear of the cerebrum?
Sight
What controls balance and coordination?
cerebellum
Breathing is controlled by the _____ matter?
Gray
The spinal cord is found within the ____________ column?
vertebral
How many pairs of nerves are connected to the spinal cord?
31
what is the lowest part of the brain?
Medulla Oblongata
The brain and Spinmal cord equal?
Central nevous system
why is the brain bathed in a watery fluid?
To abosrb shock
How many neurons can be found in the avarage brain?
30 billion
The ___________ division of the autonomic nervous system tends to slow down activities?
Parasympathetic
What is the longest cranial nerve?
Vagus
The -__________ nervous system controls internal activities such as digestion, respiration and circulation?
autonomic
How many pairs of cranial nerves that connect to the brain?
12