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Gross Anatomy of the Human Brain: Major Anatomical Structures and Terminology

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A crevice on the surface of your brain is best known as a:

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1. An elevation on the surface of your brain surrounded by one or more sulci is best known as a:

2. The central sulcus:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The mobile-friendly assessment tools will test your comprehension of the components of the human brain. A couple of the key areas of focus include the central sulcus as well as the part that separates the frontal and parietal lobes from the temporal lobe.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

The quiz/worksheet pairing will check your understanding of the following:

  • A crevice on the brain's surface
  • The term for elevation on the brain's surface
  • Central sulcus
  • The brain part that separates the frontal and parietal lobes from the temporal lobe
  • The left hemisphere of the brain

Skills Practiced

  • Defining key concepts - ensure that you can accurately define main phrases, such as central sulcus
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related gross anatomy of the human brain lesson
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the different areas and features of the brain

Additional Learning

Look more closely at key structures of the brain with our lesson entitled Gross Anatomy of the Human Brain: Major Anatomical Structures and Terminology. This lesson covers the following objectives:

  • Appreciate the two equal halves of the brain
  • Know what the indentations and bumps on the brain are called
  • Identify the names of two major grooves or crevices in the brain
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