COMPARING BRAIN IMAGES

Comparing Brain Images PDF

A color-by-number comparison of PET scan images showing activity in a drug-free brain and the brain of a former cocaine addict.

For use with PET scan animation under the Changes Last Long After Use header on the Drugs Alter the Brain's Reward Pathway page.

Prior Knowledge Needed

None

Time Required

Class Time: 15 minutes
Prep Time: 10 minutes

Brain Slice

Visit Drugs Alter the Brain's Reward Pathway.

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Comparing Brain Images Print-and-Go

Crayons Comparing Brain Images PDF

Students color areas of the brain with different brain activity levels to compare a normal brain and the brain of a former cocaine addict. Download the activity.