What Part of the Brain Is Responsible for Thinking?


All areas of the brain are somewhat responsible where thinking is concerned. Higher order functioning and thinking, however, is located in the prefrontal cortex. Also, the sensorimotor complex is somewhat responsible for thinking.
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Conscious thought is a function of the cerebral cortex of the brain. The more specific task of language is shared with all of the lobes of the cortex, but mainly the left frontal
Information that constitutes memories is gathered from sensory input and then interpreted, or“decoded, prepared for memory, or "encoded" and eventually stored. Information
Andrew Watrous. is correct in saying that the hippocampus is involved in this mental process but I'll give you a little more detailed of an answer if you're interested in the specifics
The hippocampus is a part of the brain that consists
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All parts of the brain is responsible for something but the higher brain functions such as thinking and acting are regulated by the cerebrum or the cortex. The cerebral cortex is the largest part of the brain and it is divided into four lobes.
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