Nervous System Quizzes & Trivia

Do you have nerves of steel or do you let things frequently get on your nerves? Your nervous system is a marvelous manager of your nerves and sends messages and signals around your body, to your spinal cord and to your brain. Ever wondered why a relaxing massage can feel good or why it hurts to touch something hot? Thanks to your nervous system you can interpret and respond to different sensations! Get ready to try out our nervous system quizzes!

Answer questions such as, “What three parts make up the nervous system?” and, “How much does the human brain weigh?” Become a nervous system expert by answering these and other questions. Don’t get on someone else’s nerves, take our quizzes instead!
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The nervous system is charged with coordinating the body’s actions by transmitting signals through the network of nerve cells from one body part to the other. How well do you understand this system? Take up the quiz and see...

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    This is the job of the nervous system:

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    A female client has clear fluid leaking from the nose following a basilar skull fracture. The nurse assesses that this is cerebrospinal fluid if the fluid:

The communication system of the body

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    The nervous system consists of:

In the course of our study we go to know that the nervous system consists of the brain, spinal cord, sensory organs, and all of the nerves that connect these organs with the rest of the body. Test out how well you understood...

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    Which of the following is not a function of the nervous system

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    An elderly client is experiencing an alteration in his equilibrium and coordinated muscle movements. The nurse realizes that these functions are controlled by which area of the nervous system?

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The automatic nervous system is the part of our body that takes care of functions we don’t deal with directly, such as breathing, the beating of the heart and the digestion of food. What do you know about this extremely...

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Do you know anything about the brain and nervous system? The brain is the largest single part of the central nervous system. The brain is the core of the nervous system as a whole, and it is here that most of your sensing,...

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How much do you know about the brain and nervous system? One of the most important jobs that the nervous system has is to keep the other bodily systems functioning. The nervous system can be considered the center of the action...

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What do you know about the brain and nervous system? The basic component of the nervous system is the nerve cell or neuron. In combination, neurons form nerves, which are the fibers that conduct signals throughout the body. A...

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All questions are shown, but the results will only be given after you’ve finished the quiz. You are given 1 minute per question, a total of 10 minutes in this quiz.

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The nervous system has its role as the transmission of signals in animals to aid action coordination, while the endocrine system is involved in the regulation and control of hormones. All the best in the quiz.

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You are welcome to take this basic nervous system quiz! The nervous system is made up mainly by the spinal cord and brain. This system serves as a communication system where it processes signals from within and outside the body...

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Are you ready for a Nervous System knowledge test? There are billions of nerves in the human brain and millions in the spinal cord. The nervous system is tasked with coming up with responses to the body’s environment and...

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