The Brain Anatomy Quiz: Trivia Facts!

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The Brain Anatomy Quiz: Trivia Facts!

The brain anatomy quiz: trivia facts! The brain is divided into the cerebrum, cerebellum and brainstem. The cerebrum is tasked with many functions including touch, vision and hearing, as well as speech, emotions, learning and fine control of movement. What are the other functions of the other parts of the brain and how do they attain their functions. This quiz is a good way to test your understanding. Do give it a shot!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the Cerebellum's function?
    • A. 

      Fine motor control

    • B. 

      Higher functions

    • C. 

      Integration of sensory and motor pathways

  • 2. 
    What is the function of the cerebrum?
    • A. 

      Fine motor control

    • B. 

      Higher functions

    • C. 

      Integration of sensory and motor pathways

  • 3. 
    Where are the hemispheres of the cerebrum divided?
    • A. 

      Down the lateral sulcus

    • B. 

      Down the longitudinal fissure

    • C. 

      Down the central sulcus

  • 4. 
    What is the function of the frontal lobe?
    • A. 

      Sensory function

    • B. 

      Motor function and higher function

    • C. 

      Emotional reasoning

  • 5. 
    Gyrus is a low point in the folds of the brain and a sulcus is a high point in the folds of the brain.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 6. 
    What does the hindbrain attach to?
    • A. 

      Brain and spinal chord

    • B. 

      Sensory and motor pathways

    • C. 

      Cerebrum and cerebellum

  • 7. 
    What occurs in the midbrain?
    • A. 

      Fine motor control

    • B. 

      Higher functions

    • C. 

      Integration of sensory and motor pathways

  • 8. 
    What is the function of the medulla oblongata?
    • A. 

      Controls respiratory rate

    • B. 

      It has cardiovascular control

    • C. 

      Connects the midbrain to the cerebrum

    • D. 

      Controls visual and auditory reflexes

  • 9. 
    The Medulla oblongata houses cranial nerves V-VII
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    The pons houses cranail nerves V-VII.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 11. 
    What are the folds of the cerebellum called?
    • A. 

      Sulci

    • B. 

      Gyri

    • C. 

      Folia

  • 12. 
    What are basal body functions?
    • A. 

      Control respiratory rate

    • B. 

      They have cardiovascular control

    • C. 

      Connects the midbrain to the cerebrum

    • D. 

      Control visual and auditory reflexes

  • 13. 
    What are colliquli functions?
    • A. 

      Control respiratory rate

    • B. 

      They have cardiovascular control

    • C. 

      Connects the midbrain to the cerebrum

    • D. 

      Control visual and auditory reflexes

  • 14. 
    Decusation is the crossing over of axons.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 15. 
    What network do commissural axons use to communicate?
    • A. 

      Diencephalon

    • B. 

      Motor Neurons

    • C. 

      Corpus Callosum

  • 16. 
    Projection axons
    • A. 

      Connect hemispheres of the brain

    • B. 

      Connect lobes within one hemisphere

    • C. 

      Connect the brain to the spinal chord

  • 17. 
    Associated Axons
    • A. 

      Connect hemispheres of the brain

    • B. 

      Connect lobes within one hemisphere

    • C. 

      Connect the brain to the spinal chord

  • 18. 
    What is the function of all lobes excepting the frontal lobe?
    • A. 

      Sensory function

    • B. 

      Motor function and higher function

    • C. 

      Emotional reasoning

  • 19. 
    The cerembellum is responsible for all none or which of the following?
    • A. 

      Smothment of motions

    • B. 

      Equilibrium and balance

    • C. 

      Motor functions

    • D. 

      Speech

  • 20. 
    The cerebellum fires ipsilaterally, it does no undergo decussation.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False