The brain

This lesson covers the structure and function of the brain, development of scientific understanding of the brian and evaluating brain surgery. If this is a sensitive topic to you, we recommend checking with a trusted adult before starting or doing the lesson with a trusted adult nearby.

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Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

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Q1.Which of the below is an example of a systematic error?

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Q2.When we evaluate a method, it is important to always....

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Q3.What does the term repeatable mean?

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Q4.Which of the methods below would obtain more reproducible results?

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Q5.In the ruler drop test, what is the name of the effector?

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Q6.Select the two ways we can reduce the impact of random errors during an investigation

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Which of the below is an example of a systematic error?

1/6

Q2.When we evaluate a method, it is important to always....

2/6

Q3.What does the term repeatable mean?

3/6

Q4.Which of the methods below would obtain more reproducible results?

4/6

Q5.In the ruler drop test, what is the name of the effector?

5/6

Q6.Select the two ways we can reduce the impact of random errors during an investigation

Select two (2) boxes

6/6

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The Brain

This quiz will assess your knowledge of the brain, stem cells and the nervous system

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Q1.Which neurone is located in the central nervous system?

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Q2.Which of the below is the correct description of a stem cell.

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Q3.Which part of the brain controls muscle coordination and balance?

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Q4.Which part of the brain controls our breathing rate?

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Q5.Which of the below is an advantage for using clonal stem cells in a medical treatment for paralysis?

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Q6.Which of the below is a large risk to consider when deciding if a patient should undergo brain surgery.

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This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

The Brain

This quiz will assess your knowledge of the brain, stem cells and the nervous system

Question 1

Question 2

Question 3

Question 4

Question 5

Question 6

Q1.Which neurone is located in the central nervous system?

1/6

Q2.Which of the below is the correct description of a stem cell.

2/6

Q3.Which part of the brain controls muscle coordination and balance?

3/6

Q4.Which part of the brain controls our breathing rate?

4/6

Q5.Which of the below is an advantage for using clonal stem cells in a medical treatment for paralysis?

5/6

Q6.Which of the below is a large risk to consider when deciding if a patient should undergo brain surgery.

6/6

Lesson summary: The brain

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