Is the prefrontal cortex the same as the cerebral cortex?
Thank you!

Hi @Macey! The cerebral cortex is your “gray matter” and consists of the four lobes–Frontal, Parietal, Occipital and Temporal Lobe. The prefrontal cortex is at the “front” of the frontal lobe. :slight_smile:

so the frontal is the “prefrontal” because it’s at the front of the cerebral cortex?

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It’s located at the front of the Frontal Lobe.


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