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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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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