Busy. Please wait.

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 

Username is available taken
show password


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.

Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.
Don't know
remaining cards
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
restart all cards
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

BB adv psych brain

Stack #42030

hind brain consists of the Medulla, Pons, and Cerebellum
Medulla controls breathing, heart rate, and blood pressure
Cerebellum controls balance and coordination--if damaged can cause jerky motions, loss of balance, and lack of coordination
mid brain important for hearing and sight; pain is registered
Fore brain consists of the thalmus, hypothalmus, and cerebrla cortex
Thalmus relays and transmits incoming messages from sense receptors, except those for smell
Hypothalmus governs motivation and emotional responses
Cerebral cortex regulates most complex behavior
Association areas areas of the cerebral cortex where incoming messages from the seperate senses are combined into meaningful impressions, and outgoing messages from motor areas are integrated
occipital lobe recieves and interprets visual information
temporal lobe helps regulate hearing, smell, balance, and equillibrium, and certain emotions and motivations
parietal lobe responds to sensations of touch and bodily positions
frontal lobe responsible for voluntary movement, attention, goal directed behavior, and appropriate emotional experiences
Created by: bbrander