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    Functions of the Frontal Lobe of the Brain

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    This solution explains the functions carried out by the frontal lobe of the brain. It details behavioral or functional changes that may occur as a result of frontal lobe damage, and explains the rationale for the predicted changes.

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    The frontal lobe of the brain controls high-level processes associated with processing information, allowing us to reason and solve problems. This area of the brain is also the home of our personality and emotional responses. Other important processes that are controlled by the frontal lobes are behaviors such as learning, language, memory, social skills and certain motor functions. Therefore damage ...

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    This abstract describes the functions of the frontal lobe of the brain, and the type of conditions that could result from damage to this part of the brain.