Questions On The Nervous System: Quiz!

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Questions On The Nervous System: Quiz!

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which one is NOT one of the five senses?
    • A. 

      Smell

    • B. 

      Movement

    • C. 

      Taste

    • D. 

      Sight

    • E. 

      Hearing

  • 2. 
    Which receptor is associated with smell?
    • A. 

      Special Photo receptors

    • B. 

      Auditory nerves

    • C. 

      Epidermis

    • D. 

      Optic Nerve

    • E. 

      Olfactory nerves

  • 3. 
    The __________ neuron carries messages from the central nervous system to the muscles.
  • 4. 
    Which parts of the body are the central nervous system?
    • A. 

      Brain and Organs

    • B. 

      Organs and Spine

    • C. 

      Brain and Spinal cord

    • D. 

      Organs and Nerves

    • E. 

      Nerves and Hormones

  • 5. 
    The __________ makes up most of the brains volume.
    • A. 

      Cerebrum

    • B. 

      Cerebellum

    • C. 

      Brain Stem

    • D. 

      Occipital

    • E. 

      Medulla Oblangata

  • 6. 
    The __________ controls the amount of light entering the eye.
    • A. 

      Pupil

    • B. 

      Optic Nerve

    • C. 

      Cornea

    • D. 

      Iris

    • E. 

      Choroid

  • 7. 
    What are the hair-like nerve endings in your ears are called?
    • A. 

      Canal

    • B. 

      Cochlea

    • C. 

      Stirrup

    • D. 

      Dendrite

    • E. 

      Cilia

  • 8. 
    What is the gap between neurons called?
    • A. 

      Cornea

    • B. 

      Synapse

    • C. 

      Choroid

    • D. 

      Stimulus

    • E. 

      Prolactin

  • 9. 
    What is the function of the Myelin sheath?
    • A. 

      Helps messages jump the Synapse

    • B. 

      To pick up signals

    • C. 

      Cells leave the cell body through this

    • D. 

      Speeds up impulses along the axon

    • E. 

      To send signals

  • 10. 
    What is the main function of the Cerebrum?
    • A. 

      Balance and coordination

    • B. 

      Complex thought

    • C. 

      Sends messages to cells

    • D. 

      Regulates blood pressure

    • E. 

      Receives messages from cells

  • 11. 
    What is the main function of the Cerebellum?
    • A. 

      Balance and coordination

    • B. 

      Complex thought

    • C. 

      Sends messages to cells

    • D. 

      Regulates blood pressure

    • E. 

      Receives messages from cells

  • 12. 
    Which is NOT a type of neuron?
    • A. 

      Sensory

    • B. 

      Connectors

    • C. 

      Motor

    • D. 

      Medulla

    • E. 

      Relay

  • 13. 
    What is a grey matter?
    • A. 

      The dendrites

    • B. 

      The axons

    • C. 

      The myelin sheath

    • D. 

      The cell bodies

    • E. 

      The nucleus