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Brain Lobe Functions

Physiology of the CNS - brainstem functions

Parts of Frontal Cortex Primary Motor, Premotor, Broca's, Prefrontal Region
Purpose of Primary Motor Area LCST and ACST start
Purpose of Premotor Area Planning of Motor Activity
Purpose of Broca's Area Language
Parts of Parietal Lobe Primary Somatic sensory cortex, Gustatory cortex, Somatic Association cortex
Purpose of primary somatic sensory cortex Feel all rax feeling from the skin
Purpose of Gustatory Cortex Taste Cortex
Purpose of Somatic association cortex Makes sense of feeling (mechanical), store as memory
Parts of the Temporal Lobe Primary Auditory Cortex, Auditory Association Cortex, Olfactory Cortex
Purpose of Primary Auditory Cortex Hears Raw Sounds
Purpose of Auditory Association Cortex Makes sense out of raw sounds
Purpose of Olfactory Cortex Processes Smells
Parts of the Occipital Lobe Primary Visual Cortex, Visual Association Cortex
Purpose of Primary Visual Cortex Raw Vision
Purpose of Visual Association Cortex Makes sense of Visual information
Basic Functions of the Cerebellum Posture, Balance, Smooth Movement, Being able to walk with steady gait
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