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2. The caudate, putamen and globus pallidus are part of the:

  • Thalamus
  • Diencephalon
  • Basal ganglia
  • Limbic system

3. A neuron fires when:

  • There is an IPSP
  • Its sodium-potassium pumps are stimulated
  • The degree of depolarisation of the axon hillock exceeds the threshold of activation
  • There is an EPSP

4. The dura mater, arachnoid mater and pia mater are:

  • Meninges
  • Parts of the autonomic nervous system
  • Neurons
  • Neuroglia

5. Communications amongst mammalian neurons usually occur:

  • Across dendrites
  • At points where their axons contact one another
  • Across synapses
  • At points where their cell bodies contact one another


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