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Question

The __________ is a key structure in the mediation of conditioned fear.

  1. hippocampus
  2. thalamus
  3. amygdala
  4. reticular formation

The Correct Answer is C.

Neurons in the amygdala are responsible for the formation of conditioned fear memory and the expression of conditioned fear response.

Answer A: The hippocampus is critical for storing memories for individual events.

Answer B: The main function of the thalamus is to relay motor and sensory signals to the cerebral cortex.

Answer D: The reticular formation plays a central role in states of consciousness like alertness and sleep.


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