How Much You Know About Olfactory System? Trivia Quiz

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How Much You Know About Olfactory System? Trivia Quiz

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Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    What is the purpose of the Olfactory System?
    • A. 

      Recognise the things we eat

    • B. 

      Sense of smell perceived by the brain

    • C. 

      Recognise the things we see

    • D. 

      Work out what we are hearing

  • 2. 
    The components of the Olfactory System are:
    • A. 

      The Nose

    • B. 

      The Pharynx

    • C. 

      The Trachea

    • D. 

      Cilia

    • E. 

      Olfactory cells

    • F. 

      Capillaries

    • G. 

      Olfactory bulb

    • H. 

      Aorta

    • I. 

      Olfactory Tract

  • 3. 
    The Nose is the main organ of Olfaction.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    Cillia are..
    • A. 

      Part of the Olfactory bulb

    • B. 

      Part of the brain

    • C. 

      Tiny hairs inside the nose

  • 5. 
    Olfactory cells are sensory nerve cells especially adapted for...............
  • 6. 
    The long tail like structure of a nerve cell is called an...............................
  • 7. 
    The Olfactory bulb is situated in the...........................
    • A. 

      Nose

    • B. 

      Mouth

    • C. 

      Brain

  • 8. 
    The Olfactory Tract.....................................
    • A. 

      Is situated at the entrance to the nose

    • B. 

      Carries perception of smell to the limbic area of the brain

    • C. 

      Recognises taste

    • D. 

      Carries perception of smell to the nostrils

  • 9. 
    The Limbic area of the Brain links smell to........................................?