Chapter 3: Right Brain/Left Brain Cerebral Laterality

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Chapter 3: Right Brain/Left Brain Cerebral Laterality - Quiz

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    How many layers of neurons does the cerebrum cortex have?
    • A. 

      2

    • B. 

      10

    • C. 

      6

    • D. 

      4

  • 2. 
    The two hemispheres of the brain are linked by...
    • A. 

      Corpus Callosum

    • B. 

      Angular Gyrus

    • C. 

      Cerebral Cortex

    • D. 

      Brain Stem

  • 3. 
    What is the connection between the language centers and the visual cortex?
    • A. 

      Corpus Callosum

    • B. 

      Angular Gyrus

    • C. 

      Cerebral Cortex

    • D. 

      Brain Stem

  • 4. 
    When the language center and visual cortex are damaged a person will suffer from...
    • A. 

      Alexia and Agraphia

    • B. 

      Split Brain

    • C. 

      Seizures

  • 5. 
    What is Alexia?
    • A. 

      Inability to Read

    • B. 

      Inability to Write

    • C. 

      Inability to Speak

  • 6. 
    What is Agraphia?
    • A. 

      Inability to Read

    • B. 

      Inability to Write

    • C. 

      Inability to Speak

  • 7. 
    Split Brain Surgery is used to help reduce what?
    • A. 

      Migraines

    • B. 

      Nightmares

    • C. 

      Epileptic Seizures

  • 8. 
    Each hemisphere's primary connections are to which side of the body?
    • A. 

      Same

    • B. 

      Opposite

  • 9. 
    In Split Brain patients which hemisphere is dominant?
    • A. 

      Neither

    • B. 

      Left

    • C. 

      Right

  • 10. 
    What does the right brain specialize in?
    • A. 

      Combining parts to make them whole

    • B. 

      Logical Thinking

    • C. 

      Analysis

    • D. 

      Accuracy

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