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The nerve centres which control the body temperature and the urge for eating are controlled by

a)

Hypothalamus

b)

Pons

c)

Cerebellum

d)

Thalamus


Question ID - 5703 | Toppr Answer

The nerve centres which control the body temperature and the urge for eating are controlled by

a)

Hypothalamus

b)

Pons

c)

Cerebellum

d)

Thalamus

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Hypothalamus is the part of the sides and floor of the brain derived from the forebrain. It lies at the base of thalamus. The hypothalamus contains a number of centres, which control body temperature, urge for eating and drinking. It also contains several groups of neurosecretory cells, which secrete hormones called, hypothalamic hormones.



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