Motor Speech Of Nervous System Quiz 3

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Motor Speech Of Nervous System Quiz 3

This quiz covers some anatomy and basic subject matter how the nervous system and speech motor system interact. Let's play this quiz!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The final common pathway is referred to as a
    • A. 

      Upper motor system

    • B. 

      Lower motor system

  • 2. 
    The four major divisions of the motor system are
    • A. 

      Extrapyramid, corticospinal, corticorubial, tectcospinal

    • B. 

      Final common pathway, direct activation pathway, indirect activation pathway, control circuits

    • C. 

      Red nucleus, striated muscle, motor cortex, spinal column

  • 3. 
    What does the cerebellum do?
    • A. 

      Integrates and coordinates smooth directed movements

    • B. 

      Mediates subconsious controlled motor movements

    • C. 

      Mediates consious controlled motor movements

    • D. 

      Plans and programs postural and supportive components of motor activity

  • 4. 
    The lower motor neuron system is made up of
    • A. 

      Corticobulbar and corticospinal tracts

    • B. 

      Cranial and spinal nerves

    • C. 

      Pyramidal and extrapyramidal systems

  • 5. 
    The indirect activation pathway
    • A. 

      Mediates contolled voluntary movements

    • B. 

      Mediates subconsious automatic muscle activities (posture, muscle tone, etc)

  • 6. 
    The indirect activation pathway is a
    • A. 

      Lower motor neuron system

    • B. 

      Upper motor neuron system

  • 7. 
    The extrapyramidal tracts is made up of
    • A. 

      Corticobulbar and corticospinal tracts

    • B. 

      Corticorubral,corticoreticular, rubrospinal, reticulospinal, and vestibulospinal tracts

  • 8. 
    The control circuitry system is all about the
    • A. 

      Pyramidal system - corticospinal and corticobulbar tracts

    • B. 

      The extrapyramidal system - basal ganglia

  • 9. 
    Broca's area
    • A. 

      Believed to be important for the storage and retrieval of mental representations of words and word meanings

    • B. 

      Important for planning and organizing speech movements to be executed by the primary motor cortex

  • 10. 
    What is also known as the auditory association cortex?
    • A. 

      Broca's area

    • B. 

      Wernicke's area

  • 11. 
    Broca's area (motor speech area) is located in
    • A. 

      Occipital lobe

    • B. 

      Posterior inferior frontal lobe

    • C. 

      Superior left temporal lobe

  • 12. 
    Wernicke's area is important for
    • A. 

      Planning and organizing speech

    • B. 

      Knowledge and use of grammatic and linguistic rules