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The Brain Stem

It controls involuntary functions like breathing, heart beat, and digestion.

The Cerebellum

It coordinates muscles, movement, and motion.

The Cerebrum

It makes decisions, understands symbols, memory, thought, speech, vision, and emotion.

The Frontal Lobe

It's responsible for reasoning, planning, problem solving, movement, and emotions

The Temporal Lobe

It is responsible for perception, hearing, and memory.

The Parietal Lobe

It is responsible for sensory functions like touch, pressure, temperature, pain, and language processing.

The Occipital Lobe

It controls vision.

Right Hemisphere functions

The right hemisphere of the brain controls the left side of your body. It also controls imagination, sense of color, and spatial abilities.

Left Hemisphere functions

The left hemisphere of the brain controls the right side of your body. It also controls language, sequential thinking, literal thinking, and logical thinking.

The Limbic System

It's responsible for memory.

Structures of the Limbic System

The structures are the Thalamus, Hypothalamus, Pituitary Gland, Pineal Gland, Amygdala, and the Hippocampus.

Howard Gardner's Theory of Multiple Intelligences

Howard Gardner lists 7 different kinds of intelligences. They are the Linguistic intelligence, Musical intelligence, Logical-Mathematical intelligence, Spatial intelligence, Bodily Kinesthetic intelligence, Intrapersonal intelligence, and the Interpersonal intelligence. He believes that the intelligences work independently, but are closely related.

The Visual Learning Style

To learn by seeing

The Auditory Learning Style

To learn by hearing

The Kinesthetic Learning Style

To learn by doing