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2. During the fight or flight repsonse which part of the brain percieves the stressor/threat?

  • The hyperthalamus
  • The prefrontal cortex
  • Cerebellum
  • The spinal cord, due to information from the sensory neurons

3. Which gland is the master gland and controls other glands?

  • Adrenal gland
  • Testes
  • Thyroid gland
  • Pituitary gland
  • Ovaries

4. Which is not true when speaking about the effects of the parasympathetic nervous system on body functions?

  • Pupil constriction
  • Increase in blood divereted from the surface of the skin
  • Decrease in heart rate
  • Salivary glands will produce saliva

5. What are the two sub sections of the Autonomic Nervous System?

  • somatic and parasomatic
  • sympathetic and parasympathetic
  • sympatic and parasympatic
  • semantic and parasemantic


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