98-slide presentation on the brain and central nervous system
Numerous charts, graphs, research results, vocabulary, and cartoons are provided.
All vocabulary is indicated in bold. Presentation prepared by a former editor for the Princeton Review's Cracking the AP Psychology Exam.
This information has been used for years as part of a College Board approved AP curriculum. It is designed for use by AP Psychology teachers, although it has been adapted for other class levels.
Presentation provides substantial information for someone unfamiliar with research in this aspect of psychology.
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
Autonomic Nervous System
Sympathetic Nervous System
Parasympathetic Nervous System
Central Pattern Generators
Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation
Computerized Axial Tomography (CAT)
Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI)
Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)
Positron Emission Tomography (PET)
Anterior Cingulate Gyrus