Nervous System Overview

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Which division of the nervous system regulates the body's involuntary responses?

Parasympathetic nervous system

Which cranial nerve is responsible for helping with balance, equilibrium, and hearing?

Vestibulocochlear Nerve

What is the function of the Spinal nerves in the nervous system?

Attach to the spinal cord

What is the function of the oculomotor nerve?

Muscles of eye movement

What is the function of the facial nerve?

Motor for facial expression

Which part of the neuron contains the nucleus and is where most protein synthesis occurs?

Soma (cell body)

Which part of the nervous system is responsible for the involuntary control of internal organs, blood vessels, and smooth and cardiac muscles?

Peripheral nervous system

What are the major components of the central nervous system?

Brain, spinal cord, and lower centers

What type of nerves are responsible for carrying information from sensory receptors to the central nervous system?

Afferent sensory nerves

Which part of the brain is responsible for controlling all the body's functions?


Test your knowledge of the nervous system with this quiz covering cranial nerves, spinal nerves, somatic nervous system, and autonomic nervous system. Explore the functions and divisions of the nervous system in this informative quiz.

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