Biopsychology Alevel 2019

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The ability of the brain to change and adapt
Plasticity
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Nerves that we actively control
Somatic Nervous system
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On the end of neutrons that relieve signals from others
Dendrites
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A rhythm that lasts longer than 24hrs
Infradian rhythm
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Carry messages from sensory receptors to the CNS
Sensory neurons
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Measures electrical activity in the brain
EEG
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A biological rhythm that lasts 24hrs
Circadian rhythm
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Area of the brain involved in language comprehension
Wernickes area
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Cues from the environment that play a role in regulation of internal body clocks
Exogenous zeitgeber
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Chemicals that diffuse across the synapse
Neurotransmitters
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Nerves that we actively control

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Somatic Nervous system

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On the end of neutrons that relieve signals from others

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A rhythm that lasts longer than 24hrs

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Carry messages from sensory receptors to the CNS

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