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2. The cerebral cortex is divided into how many sections?

  • six
  • three
  • four
  • five

3. what part of the brain is known as "little brain"

  • cerebellum
  • brain stem
  • cerbral cortex
  • limbic system

4. which part of the brain is responsible for maintaining vital body functions, such as breathing and heartrate

  • cerebral cortex
  • medulla
  • cerebellum
  • limbic system

5. what is the function of the Anterior pituitary

  • Stimulates release of thyroxine and tri-iodothyronine from the thyroid gland
  • Acts to promote growth of bones and organs
  • Stimulates release of thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) from the anterior pituitary
  • Stimulates release of growth hormone (GH) form the anterior pituitary


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