aka cerebral cortex. What is the
value of knowing the parts of the brain? Because you will know that your
math-phobic students perform much better on tests if there is some allowance
made for their special needs, because the limbic system will be most active
parts of their brains (since they are afraid of how they’re going to
limbic system is getting all their energy, then the cerebral cortex, which
does the thinking and reasoning on the test, is not getting the energy it
needs in order to function at its best.