Preparation Guide

The documents and links provided here are supplemental material meant to aid in understanding the content found on BrainFacts.org and in Brain Facts. Only the material from BrainFacts.org will be covered in the competition.

Chapter Material
Introduction Key Terms
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Introduction to the Brain
Brain Basics Key Terms
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The Developing Brain Key Terms
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Sensing, Thinking, and Behaving
Senses and Perception Key Terms
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Learning, Memory, and Language Key Terms
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Movement Key Terms
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Sleep Key Terms
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Across the Lifespan
Stress Key Terms
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Aging Key Terms
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Brain Research
Kinds of Research Key Terms
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Diseases and Disorders
Childhood Disorders Key Terms
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Addiction Key Terms
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Degenerative Disorders Key Terms
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Psychiatric Disorders Key Terms
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Injury and Illness Key Terms
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Neural Disorders - All External Links
Treating Brain Disorders
Potential Therapies Key Terms
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Neuroethics  
Additional Material
All Chapters External Links
Don't forget the Glossary!