Quiz: The Brain And Nervous System! Trivia

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Quiz: The Brain And Nervous System! Trivia

How much do you know about the brain and nervous system? One of the most important jobs that the nervous system has is to keep the other bodily systems functioning. The nervous system can be considered the center of the action in the body. For other systems in the body to perform, they need directions from the brain. This quiz will send you a signal of success to your brain when you are finished.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many lobes are there in the brain?
    • A. 

      One

    • B. 

      Two

    • C. 

      Three

    • D. 

      Four

    • E. 

      Five

  • 2. 
    The ________________________ is where hearing is processed.
  • 3. 
    The part of the brain that is the connection between the two halves is called the
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Corpus collosum

    • D. 

      Brain stem

    • E. 

      Hippocampus

  • 4. 
    The brain is all wrinkly. The high parts of a wrinkle is called
    • A. 

      Gyrus

    • B. 

      Sulcus

    • C. 

      Fissure

    • D. 

      Hypothalamus

  • 5. 
    The frontal lobe is responsible for many functions, including
    • A. 

      Recognizing what might happen as a result of something you do

    • B. 

      Choosing good or bad actions

    • C. 

      Stop yourself from picking your nose in public

    • D. 

      Determining what is the same and different between two things

    • E. 

      All of the above

  • 6. 
    The temporal lobes of the brain are responsible for
    • A. 

      Speech, memory, and hearing

    • B. 

      Talking, thinking, and breathing

    • C. 

      Processing the five senses

    • D. 

      Searching for the right answer

    • E. 

      None of the above

  • 7. 
    The gray matter of the brain is where sensory input is sent.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 8. 
    The brain weighs about ________________ pounds.
  • 9. 
    The part of the brain that is responsible for making memories is called the
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Hippocampus

    • D. 

      Medulla oblongota

    • E. 

      Brain stem