Medical Quiz

The Brain Quiz


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The brain is found in

A. in the head

B. in the chest

C. in the face

D. in the stomach


Hemisphere that is associated with Verbal and Mathematical abilities

A. Left Hemisphere

B. Right Hemisphere


The right side of your brain is responsible for making you think analytically?

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


The human brain weighs about as much as a Chihuahua.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


The Cerebellum is located…

A. in your stomach.

B. in the center of your brain.

C. behind your forehead.

D. in the back of your brain.


Children who learn two languages before age five strengthens the brain.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


Which list represents major functions of the left hemisphere?

A. Speech, reading & writing

B. Art, music, colors and shapes


The largest portion of the brain, is responsible for most of the brain’s functions such as thought and movement.

A. Cerebellum

B. Cerebrum

C. Diencephalon

D. Brain Stem


The left side of your brain is responsible for thinking critically

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


The second-largest part of the brain that is responsible in coordinating movement, posture, and balance.

A. Cerebellum

B. Cerebrum

C. Diencephalon

D. Brain Stem


Functions include initiating voluntary movement, working memory, personality, and higher cognitive functions such as decision-making and judgment.

A. Frontal lobe

B. Parietal lobe

C. Occipital lobe

D. Temporal lobe


Your brain is 9% of your total body weight but uses 35% of your body’s energy.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


Two things the brain help us to do are:

A. learn new things and remember things

B. pump blood around the body and breathe


what controls your skeletal muscles ?!

A. cerebellum

B. basal ganglia

C. sensory strip

D. motor strip


Responsible for recognizing sensory information, including touch, temperature, pressure and pain.

A. Frontal lobe

B. Parietal lobe

C. Occipital lobe

D. Temporal lobe


Which list represents major functions of the right hemisphere?

A. Speech, reading & writing

B. Art, music, colors & shapes


Which part of the brain controls your balance and coordination?

A. brain stem

B. occipital lobe

C. cerebellum

D. frontal lobe


Processes hearing, language and helps us identify faces.

A. Frontal lobe

B. Parietal lobe

C. Occipital lobe

D. Temporal lobe


This structure is involved in fear/panic response

A. Cerebellum

B. Hippocampus

C. Amygdala

D. Parietal Lobe


What is the primary responsibility of the right hemisphere?

A. Imagination

B. Coordination

C. Reasoning

D. All of the above


The right side of your brain controls the left side of your body, while the left side of your brain controls the right side of your body.

A. TRUE

B. FALSE


Which side of the body does the left hemisphere control?

A. The left side

B. The right side

C. Both sides


Which side of the body does the right hemisphere control?

A. The left side

B. The right side

C. Both sides


Receives sensory information and relays it to the proper part of brain for further processing

A. Hypothalamus

B. Reticular Formation

C. Cerebellum

D. Thalamus


Why are most people right-handed?

A. Because the left hemisphere is almost always dominant

B. Because the right hemisphere is almost always dominant

C. Because society favors right-handed people more

D. Because you are taught to you your right side more at an early age




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