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Psychology Quiz 06B

Multiple Choice
Identify the choice that best completes the statement or answers the question.
 

 1. 

The part of the brain that integrates sensory information and relays it upward is the
a.
hindbrain.
c.
forebrain.
b.
midbrain.
d.
pons.
 

 2. 

Thinking processes are housed in the
a.
hindbrain.
c.
forebrain.
b.
midbrain.
d.
hippocampus.
 

 3. 

A band of fibers called the ____ connects the cerebral hemispheres.
a.
occipital lobe
c.
motor cortex
b.
corpus callosum
d.
somatosensory cortex
 

 4. 

Split-brain operations may be performed as a last resort to control
a.
Alzheimer's disease.
c.
grand mal seizures.
b.
growth of brain tumors.
d.
memory loss.
 

 5. 

Which of the following is NOT part of the limbic system?
a.
hypothalamus
c.
amygdala
b.
hippocampus
d.
pons
 

Matching
 
 
Match each term with the correct statement below.
a.
forebrain
f.
cerebral cortex
b.
electroencephalograph
g.
medulla
c.
positron emission tomography
h.
occipital
d.
hindbrain
i.
reticular activating system
e.
magnetic resonance imaging
j.
thalamus
 

 6. 

part of the brain that covers the brain's central core
 

 7. 

imaging technique used to study brain structure and activity
 

 8. 

imaging technique used to see which brain areas are being activated while performing tasks
 

 9. 

the brain structure that gives you the ability to learn and store complex and abstract information
 

 10. 

the lobe of the brain that processes visual signals
 



 
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