Neuroscience Quizzes & Trivia

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Have a look at these samples then: Traditionally, neuroscience has been seen as a branch of what? What is the name of the term that is sometimes used interchangeably with neuroscience? What was the year when the International Brain research Organization was founded? Too easy? Then you’re the right man for the job. Let’s start the quizzes.

Are you smarter than a Brain Bee contestant? The following 10 questions were used in high school Brain Bee competitions (live Q&A competitions that test neuroscience knowledge). These competitions can span several rounds,...

Questions: 10  |  Attempts: 5112   |  Last updated: Jan 23, 2013
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    To the closest pound, how heavy is the average adult brain?

The brain is the single most complex organ in the entire human body, and today we’ll be asking a heap of questions regarding it as we focus on the study of neuroscience – also known as the study of the nervous system....

Questions: 44  |  Attempts: 592   |  Last updated: Jan 4, 2019
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    The following are all major components of the brainstem except

Test your brain with facts and questions about the brain ! 

Questions: 20  |  Attempts: 302   |  Last updated: Dec 26, 2018
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    What if we lined up all the neurons in our body? How long would that line stretch?


Questions: 12  |  Attempts: 300   |  Last updated: Feb 12, 2013
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    An 83-year-old man is brought to the emergency department by his daughter, who explains that her father started having "fits." The examination reveaIs an alert, otherwise healthy, man who frequently has uncontrollable flailing movements of his left arm. Which of the following structures is most likely involved in this lesion?



Questions: 5  |  Attempts: 264   |  Last updated: Apr 8, 2015
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    What is Alzheimer's?

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Which of the following arteries blockage would lead to major sensory and motor deficits that are particularly prominent in the upper extremity?
.Middle cerebral artery The middle cerebral artery supplies blood to the lateral portion of the cerebral hemisphere. This is an area where most of the primary motor cortex and primary somatosensory cortex is located. As a result, the loss of blood f
What is the most likely diagnosis for this patient? A 58-year-old left-handed man is referred to a neurologist for "involuntary left-hand twitches". Between six months and a year ago he noticed...
Parkinson's disease is the most likely diagnosis for this patient. Parkinson's disease is a cumulative nervous system disorder that influences movement. The symptoms of the disease start gradually, and sometimes it may start with barely a noticeable
How can you make learning Neuroscience less hard?
The study of the nervous system is called neuroscience. This science studies the structure of neurotic science, as well as the functions of it. Many functions of the nervous system include the brain, the sensory organs, and the spinal cord. Learning
Which of the following would be a negative symptom of schizophrenia?
Schizophrenia is a mental illness where patients start to hear voices in their heads. They can develop split personalities and often believe that someone is telling them to do something. Such patients often repeat senseless words and phrases. Sometim
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