Parts of The Brain

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Occipital Lobe
Visual information
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Frontal Lobe
Higher brain functions - decision making, planning, reasoning and EMOTION
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Involved in movement co-ordination
Basal Ganglia
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Hypothalamus
Thermoregulation, hunger, thirst, sleep
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Pituitary Gland
Hormones
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Hippocampus
Long Term Memory
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Parietal Lobe
Orientation, movement, sensation, calculation
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Midbrain
Relays information to cerebral hemispheres
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Medulla Oblongata
Regulates unconscious processes (heart rate, breathing etc)
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Regulates unconscious processes (heart rate, breathing etc)
Medula Oblongata
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Pons
Links the medulla oblongata with the thalamus
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Basal Ganglia
Involved in movement co-ordination
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Cerebellum
Balance
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Links the medulla oblongata with the thalamus
Pons
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Visual information
Occipital Lobe
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Routes all sensory information to correct part of brain
Thalamus
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Higher brain functions - decision making, planning, reasoning and EMOTION
Frontal Lobe
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Thermoregulation, hunger, thirst, sleep
Hypothalamus
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Temporal Lobe
Auditory Information
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Hormones
Pituitary Gland
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Long Term Memory
Hippocampus
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Balance
Cerebellum
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Orientation, movement, sensation, calculation
Parietal Lobe
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Relays information to cerebral hemispheres
Midbrain
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Thalamus
Routes all sensory information to correct part of brain
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Auditory Information
Temporal Lobe
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Higher brain functions - decision making, planning, reasoning and EMOTION

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Frontal Lobe

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Basal Ganglia

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Thermoregulation, hunger, thirst, sleep

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