Parts of The Human Brain and Their Function

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Segments of the human brain and the task they perform.

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Frontal Lobe - Movements - Problem Solving (Working Memory) - Concentrating, Thinking - Behavior, Personality, Mood
Primary Motor COrtex (Motor Area) - Fine Movement Control - Control of Voluntary Muscles
Primary Somatosensory Cortex (Sensory Area) - Skin Sensation (Temperature, Pressure and Pain)
Parietal Lobe - Body Sensation - Language - Perception - Body Awareness - Attention
Occipital Lobe - Vision - Perception
Temporal Lobe - Hearing - Language - Memory - Advanced Visual Processing
Broca's Area - Speech Control
Brain Stem - Consciousness - Breathing - Heart Rate
Wernicke's Area - Language Comprehension
Cerebellum - Posture - Balance - Coordination of Movement
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