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Lobes of the Brain

The four lobes of the brain process different types of information and control different functions.

Brain Stem Illustration

Frontal lobe: controls thinking, planning, and reasoning processes.

Illustration of Temporal Lobe

Temporal lobe: processes hearing and some language.

Illustration of the Parietal Lobe

Parietal lobe: responsible for perception of touch, smell and taste.

Illustration of the Cortex

Occipital lobe: brain's vision center.