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2. What stage of pregnancy were women most vunerable to radiation?

  • 1 month
  • 8 - 16 weeks
  • 4 months
  • 16 - 24 weeks

3. Which two areas govern autonomic functions as well as reflexes

  • Brainstem and midbrain
  • Cerebral cortex and Spinal cord
  • Spinal cord and midbrain
  • Automatic nervous system and medulla

4. Which is the last brain area to stop growing?

  • The cerebral cortex
  • The prefrontal cortex
  • The cortex
  • The limbic system

5. What effect does an enriched environment have on the cerebral cortex?

  • It causes the cortical neurons to thicken as the infant is exposed to more sights and sounds.
  • Aids in developing muscle tone and balance
  • Aids in developing the infants vision and attention management
  • The cerebral cortex increases in width with age allowing the infant to absorb more information


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