Basic Functions Of Cerebellum! Trivia Quiz!

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The cerebellum is a part of the brain located in a region called hindbrain. The cerebellum is concerned with the control of movement and posture. It coordinates balance, speech and also maintain smooth and skeletal muscle activity. Evolutionarily, the cerebellum is regarded as a old part of the body. Take this quiz about the cerebellum now!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which of these is not at the front of the cerebellum? 
    • A. 

      Medulla 

    • B. 

      Third ventricle 

    • C. 

      Pons

    • D. 

      Fourth ventricle 

  • 2. 
    Which of these strusctures is located at the base of the cerebellum? 
    • A. 

      Ventricles 

    • B. 

      White matter 

    • C. 

      Arteries 

    • D. 

      Cerebellar nuclei 

  • 3. 
    What are the numerous functioning modules in the cerebellum called? 
    • A. 

      Foramen 

    • B. 

      Channels 

    • C. 

      Ridges 

    • D. 

      Microzones 

  • 4. 
    Where is the cerebellum located? 
    • A. 

      Inferior lobe 

    • B. 

      Anterior thorax 

    • C. 

      Superior lobe 

    • D. 

      Posterior cranial fossa 

  • 5. 
    Which of these brain imaging procedures can be used to research the function of cerebellum? 
    • A. 

      Functional magnetic resonance imaging 

    • B. 

      Commuted tomography 

    • C. 

      Positron emission tomography 

    • D. 

      Magnetic resonance imaging 

  • 6. 
    Which of these is not a function of cerebellum? 
    • A. 

      Feedforward processing 

    • B. 

      Divergence and convergence 

    • C. 

      Plasticity 

    • D. 

      Illustrative learning 

  • 7. 
    Which of these refers to the synapse between parallel fibers and purkinje cells? 
    • A. 

      Convergence 

    • B. 

      Plasticity 

    • C. 

      Modularity 

    • D. 

      Divergence 

  • 8. 
    Which of these diseases affects the cerebellum the most? 
    • A. 

      Parkinson's disease 

    • B. 

      Alzheimer's disease 

    • C. 

      Prion disease 

    • D. 

      Hughtington's disease 

  • 9. 
    Which of these refers to the cerebellum?
    • A. 

      Rhombencephalon 

    • B. 

      Diancephalon 

    • C. 

      Metencephalon 

    • D. 

      Mesencephalon 

  • 10. 
    Which of these is not a type of axon in the cerebellum? 
    • A. 

      Mossy fibers 

    • B. 

      Climbing fibers 

    • C. 

      Agranular fibers 

    • D. 

      Parallel fibers 

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