The Brain. Fissures (deep grooves) divide the cerebrum into lobes. The Brain. Frontal lobe. Parietal lobe. Motor cortex. Somatosensory cortex. Somatosensory association area. Frontal association area. Taste. Reading. Visual association area. Hearing. Speech. Auditory
divide the cerebrum into lobes
If Christopher is in a car accident and due to brain damage loses his sight, which lobe of the brain were probably damaged?
When you go to the refrigerator and reach for a carton of milk, which lobes of the brain are you using?
Frontal & Occipital
When you are listening to music on earphones, which lobe of the brain are you using?
When an Olympic gymnast does a flip on the balance beam, which lobes of the brain is she using?
Parietal, & Temporal
Surface is made of ridges (gyri) and grooves (sulci) purpose: to increase surface area
Somatic sensory area – receives impulses from the body’s sensory receptors (audio, visual, olfactory, and taste)
Broca’s area – involved in our ability to speak
Primary motor area – sends impulses to skeletal muscles
What does the brain do? loses his sight, which lobe of the brain were probably damaged?