Cranial Nerves: Functions And Origin! Quiz

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Cranial Nerves: Functions And Origin! Quiz

Would you like to try this quiz about cranial nerves? Cranial nerves are the nerves that come from the brain. There are generally twelve pairs of cranial nerves. These nerves transmit information between the brain and parts of the body. The focus is the head and neck areas, including sight, taste, smell, and hearing. This quiz will open your awareness of the cranial nerve. You can do it.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the function of the sensory TRIGEMINAL nerve?
    • A. 

      Visual tracking

    • B. 

      Pain, temp, touch on face

    • C. 

      Eye movement

  • 2. 
    Where does the OLFACTORY nerve originate?
    • A. 

      Nasal mucosa

    • B. 

      Pons

    • C. 

      Medulla

  • 3. 
    Is the OPTIC nerve sensory, motor, or mixed?
    • A. 

      Mixed

    • B. 

      Motor

    • C. 

      Sensory

  • 4. 
    What function do ABDUCENS and TROCHLEAR do?
    • A. 

      Eye movement

    • B. 

      Pupil dilation

    • C. 

      Facial gestures

  • 5. 
    The OCCULOMOTOR nerve's function is visual tracking and?
  • 6. 
    What nerves are only motor?
    • A. 

      Occulomotor, olfactory, trochlear, trigeminal, vagus

    • B. 

      Occulomotor, trochlear, abducens, accessory, hypoglossal

    • C. 

      Facial, optic, trigeminal,abducens, glossopharyngeal

  • 7. 
    Which nerves are sensory?
    • A. 

      Olfactory, optic, vestibulocochlear

    • B. 

      Vagus, optic, trigeminal, abducens

    • C. 

      Olfactory, optic, vagus

  • 8. 
    Which nerves are mixed?
    • A. 

      Trigeminal, vestibulococlear, vagus, hypoglossal

    • B. 

      Trigeminal, facial, glossopharyngeal, vagus

    • C. 

      Optic, trochlear, abducens, vagus

  • 9. 
    The FACIAL nerve controls taste from______of tongue.
  • 10. 
    What does nerve VIII control?
    • A. 

      Blance and hearing

    • B. 

      Eye movement

    • C. 

      Facial expression

  • 11. 
    Which nerve control movement of the tongue for speech?
    • A. 

      Vagus

    • B. 

      Hypoglossal

    • C. 

      Glossopharyngeal

  • 12. 
    Which nerves originate from the medulla?
    • A. 

      Glossophyaryngeal, vagus, accessory, hypoglossal

    • B. 

      Vestibulocochlear, accessory, facial, trigeminal

    • C. 

      Trochlear, trigemnial, abducens

  • 13. 
    Which cranial nerve controls swallowing?
    • A. 

      Hypoglossal

    • B. 

      Vagus

    • C. 

      Glossopharyngeal

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