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

  • five
  • six
  • four
  • three

3. function of thyroid gland?

  • Acts to regulate the body’s metabolic rate
  • Increases blood calcium levels in the blood when they are low
  • Acts to lower blood glucose levels
  • Promotes acid secretion in the stomach

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

  • cerebral cortex
  • limbic system
  • medulla
  • cerebellum

5. what is the function of the Anterior pituitary

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


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