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The Nerve Synapse

Go to:

http://www.pbs.org/wnet/closetohome/animation/coca-anim-main.html

In this illustration the pre-synaptic neuron is on the top or the bottom?

Question 1:

 

What is the effect of cocaine on the dopamine synapse?

Question 2:

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Brain Anatomy

Go to: http://www.pbs.org/wnet/brain/3d/index.html

How many kinds of smell receptors do you have?

Question 3:

 

Which part of the brain coordinates balance, movement and posture?

Question 4:

 

What does the frontal lobe do?

Question 5:

 

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Describe the copus callosum and tell me what it does.

Question 6:

 

Spinal Cord

Go to:

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/spinal.html

Why is the first cervical vertebrae called Atlas?

Question 7:

 

The Eye

Go to:

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/bigeye.html

What is the origin of the word pupil?

Question 8:

 

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Taste

Go to:

http://faculty.washington.edu/chudler/tasty.html

What's wrong with the maps of the taste bud in our books?

Question 9:

 

Sense of Hearing

Go to:

http://www.wisc-online.com/objects/index.asp

What do the semicircular canals do?

Question 10:

 

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What does the cochlea do?

Question 11:

 

Did you enjoy this? Was this better/worse than the lectures????

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