The nervous system is an important part of the anatomy and physiology of the human. The brain and nervous system are enclosed within a protective case. The brain is enclosed in the cranium and the spinal cord within the vertebra.
The spinal code passes out of the skull through magnum foramen. The nerves of the spinal cord pass through the vertebral foramen.
Demonstrate your understanding of the brain by developing and submitting a presentation that includes the following:
Compare and contrast the two nervous systems: CNS and PNS
Identify the two major structures of the CNS
List the six major sections of the brain
List the four lobes of the cerebrum
List two functions of the cerebellum
Identify the two parts of the diencephalon
What is the basic function of the midbrain
Identify the function of the pons
What is the basic function of the medulla oblongata