Peripheral Nervous System

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Nervous System Quizzes & Trivia

The peripheral nervous system is one of the major parts of the nervous system. It consists of the nerves outside the brain and their connection to the spinal cord. This quiz will help you better understand the subject.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The are ______ pair of spinal nerves.
    • A. 

      25

    • B. 

      28

    • C. 

      33

    • D. 

      31

    • E. 

      30

  • 2. 
    There are ___ Cranial nerves.
  • 3. 
    There are ____ Thoracic nerves.
  • 4. 
    There are ___ Lumbar nerves.
  • 5. 
    There are _____ Sacral nerves.
  • 6. 
    There are ____ Coccygeal nerves.
  • 7. 
    The Epineurium of a spinal nerve is composed of _________.
  • 8. 
    The Perineurium of a spinal nerve is composed of ________.
  • 9. 
    The Endoneurium of a spinal nerve is composed of ________.
  • 10. 
    "a merging network of spinal nerve trunks leading to and from specific body regions" is the definition of what?
  • 11. 
    The Nerve Plexus includes:
  • 12. 
    The Cranial Plexus innervates ________________________.
  • 13. 
    The Brachial Plexus innervates ________________.
  • 14. 
    The Lumbar Plexus innervates ______________.
  • 15. 
    The Sacral Plexus innervates _________.
  • 16. 
    There are __________ Cranial nerves.
  • 17. 
    The function of the Optic nerve:
  • 18. 
    The function of the Olfactory nerve:
  • 19. 
    The fuction of the Trochlear nerve:
  • 20. 
    The functions of the Facial nerve:
  • 21. 
    The functions fo the Glossopharyngeal nerve:
  • 22. 
    The function of the Vegas nerve (sensory):
  • 23. 
    The function of the Vegas nerve (Motor):
  • 24. 
    The functions of the Vestibulocochlear nerve:
  • 25. 
    The functions of the Oculomotor nerve:
  • 26. 
    The functions of the Abducens nerve:
  • 27. 
    Branches of the Trigeminal nerve:
  • 28. 
    Functions of the Hypoglossal nerve:
  • 29. 
    The two divisions of the peripheral nervous system are the _________ and ____________.
  • 30. 
    The SNS operates under ____________ control.
  • 31. 
    The ANS functions are ___________.
  • 32. 
    SNS somatic motor neurons innervate ________________.