Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Neurons And Brain?

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Trivia Quiz: How Well Do You Know About Neurons And Brain?

How Well Do You Know About Neurons And Brain? The human brain is quite interesting, especially the way it works and the functions it meets. The neurons in the brain have the function of transferring information from different parts of the body to the brain and verse Versa. Take this quiz and see what more you know about the connection between neurons and the brain.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    Which type of neuron has one process that serves as the dendrite and axon?
    • A. 

      Multipolar

    • B. 

      Unipolar

    • C. 

      Bipolar

    • D. 

      Tripolar

  • 2. 
    Which type of neurons group together to form ganglia?
    • A. 

      Multioilar

    • B. 

      Unipolar

    • C. 

      Bipolar

    • D. 

      Tripolar

  • 3. 
    Which type of neuron is found in the nasal cavity, retina and inner ear?
    • A. 

      Multipolar

    • B. 

      Unipolar

    • C. 

      Bipolar

    • D. 

      Tripolar

  • 4. 
    All of the following are types of neurons excepts which one?
    • A. 

      Multipolar

    • B. 

      Unipolar

    • C. 

      Bipolar

    • D. 

      Tripolar

  • 5. 
    Which of the following types of neurons have sensory functions?
    • A. 

      Multipolar

    • B. 

      Unipolar and multipolar

    • C. 

      Bipolar and multipolar

    • D. 

      Unipolar and bipolar

  • 6. 
    Which of the following neuroglia are found in the PNS?
    • A. 

      Oligodendrocyte

    • B. 

      Astrocyte

    • C. 

      Satellite cells

    • D. 

      Microglia

  • 7. 
    Which two types of neuroglial cells produce myelin?
    • A. 

      Oligodendrocytes and astrocytes

    • B. 

      Ependymal cells and schwann cells

    • C. 

      Oligodendrocytes and schwann cells

    • D. 

      Microglia and satellite cells

  • 8. 
    Which of the following list the three meninges in the correct order from the most superficial layer to the deepest layer?
    • A. 

      Dura mater, arachnoid mater, pia mater

    • B. 

      Pia mater, arachnoid mater, dura mater

    • C. 

      Dura mater, pia mater, arachnoid mater

    • D. 

      Pia mater, dura mater, arachnoid mater

  • 9. 
    Which of the following meninges is the layer closet to the brain and spinal cord?
    • A. 

      Dura Mater

    • B. 

      Pia Mater

    • C. 

      Arachnoid mater

    • D. 

      Neither of these

  • 10. 
    Between the vertebrae and what layer of meninges is the epidural space?
    • A. 

      Dura mater

    • B. 

      Pia mater

    • C. 

      Arachnoid mater

    • D. 

      Neither of these

  • 11. 
    The subarachnoid space is between what two meninges?
    • A. 

      Dura mater and arachnoid mater

    • B. 

      Pia mater and dura mater

    • C. 

      Dura mater and pia mater

    • D. 

      Arachnoid mater and pia mater

  • 12. 
    What type of cells makes cerebral spinal fluid?
    • A. 

      Obligodendrocyte

    • B. 

      Astrocyte

    • C. 

      Ependymal

    • D. 

      Microglia

  • 13. 
    CSF circulates between the ventricles and what?
    • A. 

      Subarachnoid space

    • B. 

      Epidural space

    • C. 

      Choroid plexus

    • D. 

      'meninges

  • 14. 
    The brain can be divided into what four subdivisions?
    • A. 

      Cerebrum, diencephalon, brainstem, cerebellum

    • B. 

      Frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain, reticular formation

    • D. 

      Neither of these answers is correct

  • 15. 
    The cerebrum is divided into what four major lobes?
    • A. 

      Cerebrum, diencephalon, brainstem, cerebellum

    • B. 

      Frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain, reticular formation

    • D. 

      Neither of these answers is correct

  • 16. 
    Which lobe of the cerebrum is responsible for general senses like touch?
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Temporal

    • C. 

      Occipital

    • D. 

      Parietal

  • 17. 
    Which lobe of the cerebrum is responsible for hearing?
    • A. 

      Frontal

    • B. 

      Temporal

    • C. 

      Occipital

    • D. 

      Parietal

  • 18. 
    What is the function of the frontal lobe of the cerebrum?
    • A. 

      Sense of smell

    • B. 

      Motivation

    • C. 

      Aggression

    • D. 

      All of these are correct

  • 19. 
    What are the two major components of the diencephalon?
    • A. 

      Cerebrum and brainstem

    • B. 

      Frontal lobe and parietal lobe

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata and pons

    • D. 

      Thalamus and hypothalamus

  • 20. 
    All of the following are functions of the hypothalamus except which one?
    • A. 

      Temperature regulation

    • B. 

      Sexual development

    • C. 

      Autonomic functions

    • D. 

      All of these are functions of the hypothalamus

  • 21. 
    The brainstem is composed of what four parts?
    • A. 

      Cerebrum, diencephalon, brainstem, cerebellum

    • B. 

      Frontal, parietal, temporal, occipital

    • C. 

      Medulla oblongata, pons, midbrain, reticular formation

    • D. 

      Neither of these answers is correct

  • 22. 
    Which part of the brainstem serves as a bridge for motor tract to the cerebellum
    • A. 

      Pons

    • B. 

      Midbrain

    • C. 

      Reticular formation

    • D. 

      Medulla oblongata

  • 23. 
    Which part of the brainstem is important for arousal as it determines whether sensory messages will be consciously noticed?
    • A. 

      Pons

    • B. 

      Midbrain

    • C. 

      Reticular formation

    • D. 

      Medulla Oblongata

  • 24. 
    What is the function of the midbrain of the brainstem?
    • A. 

      To direct sensory messages to the thalamus

    • B. 

      Visual attentiveness

    • C. 

      Auditory attentiveness

    • D. 

      All of these are functions of the midbrain

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