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What are the basic structures/functions of a neuron?

Your response to each question should be at least 1 page per question. Total assignment should be at least 5-6 pages plus a title and reference page.

1. What are the basic structures/functions of a neuron? How do neurons communicate?

2. What are the major structures of the brain? What is the function of each major structure?

3. Discuss the major techniques of brain research. Be sure to include any pros and cons associated with each.

4. Discuss the major brain structures involved in vision analysis/comprehension. Explain for each major structure what problems in vision and/or analysis/comprehension would arise if they were damaged.

5. What are the differences between agonists and antagonists?

Please provide one example of each.

Assignment outcomes

Examine the neurobiological basis of psychopharmacology. Discuss the impact biological abnormalities in the brain have on behavior.