Anatomy Of Nervous System: Quiz!

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Nervous System Quizzes & Trivia

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is an afferent message?
    • A. 

      A message coming from the brain to a muscle

    • B. 

      A sensory message

    • C. 

      A motory message

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    How many cranial nerves are there?
    • A. 

      3

    • B. 

      31

    • C. 

      16

    • D. 

      12

  • 3. 
    What is the function of a neuron?
    • A. 

      Protection

    • B. 

      Conduct impulses

    • C. 

      Act as receptors for information

    • D. 

      B & C

  • 4. 
    Which is the correct way in which we receive information?
    • A. 

      Cell body, axon, dendrite, axon hilcock

    • B. 

      Dendrite, cell body, axon hillcock, axon

    • C. 

      Axon, cell body, dendrite, axon hilcock

    • D. 

      Dendrite, cell body, axon, axon hilcock

  • 5. 
    Majority of Internuerons are found where?
    • A. 

      Spinal Cord

    • B. 

      Brain

    • C. 

      All of the above

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 6. 
    How many spinal nerves are there?
    • A. 

      31

    • B. 

      12

    • C. 

      11 pairs

    • D. 

      31 pairs

  • 7. 
    Which of the following are a type of Glia cell?
    • A. 

      Astrocytes

    • B. 

      Epyndymal

    • C. 

      Microglia

    • D. 

      All of the above

  • 8. 
    The following is true of Schwann Cells and Oligodendrocytes except
    • A. 

      Schwann cells hold nerve cells together and produce myelin sheath

    • B. 

      Oligodendrocytes are in the CNS

    • C. 

      Schwann cells are in the PNS

    • D. 

      Oligodendrocytes engulf bacteria similar to lysosomes

    • E. 

      All of the above is true