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The Five Senses: Help and Review Chapter Exam

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Question 1 1. The reason you can taste your food is thanks, in part, to the _____ nerve and the _____ nerve.

Question 2 2. Movement of a person's eye sideways, away from the nose, is the job of the _____ nerve.

Question 3 3. Which of the following is NOT true about the hair cells of the Organ of Corti?

Question 4 4. Which of the following is correct?

Question 5 5. How many semicircular canals does each inner ear contain?

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Question 6 6. Which of the following is MOST responsible for color vision?

Question 7 7. Which of the following is true about the tympanic membrane?

Question 8 8. Your eye doctor applies eye drops which cause your pupil to enlarge. He then asks you to wear sunglasses for a few hours. What are the purpose of the drops and why do you need to wear sunglasses?

Question 9 9. Without a functioning trochlear nerve, a person would be unable to do which of the following?

Question 10 10. The tympanic membrane is the _____.

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Question 11 11. The vagus nerve controls many important body functions like breathing, talking, and sweating. Examine the following functions and select the one that is also controlled by the vagus nerve.

Question 12 12. Which structure determines your eye color?

Question 13 13. Astigmatism is an eye condition where the cornea is not perfectly round. What is a solution and why?

Question 14 14. The following nerve connects to the hair cells of the Organ of Corti:

Question 15 15. Since the optic nerve transmits information from the eye to the brain, an injury to the optic nerve could result in _____

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Question 16 16. The oval window:

Question 17 17. The middle ear helps to:

Question 18 18. How is information transmitted from the olfactory epithelium into the olfactory bulb?

Question 19 19. The ossicles are:

Question 20 20. The vagus nerve is known as:

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Question 21 21. Rods and Cones are NOT:

Question 22 22. The bony labyrinth does NOT contain:

Question 23 23. Why is it important for the ear drum to convert sound waves in air into sound waves in fluid?

Question 24 24. Which of the following is NOT a function that is performed by the oculomotor nerve?

Question 25 25. The external auditory meatus is also known as the _____.

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Question 26 26. The following is NOT an ossicle:

Question 27 27. Which of the following is NOT a function of the optical nerve?

Question 28 28. Which of the following structures is/are involved in the process of accommodation?

Question 29 29. The Organ of Corti is:

Question 30 30. Peristalsis is:

The Five Senses: Help and Review Chapter Exam Instructions

Choose your answers to the questions and click 'Next' to see the next set of questions. You can skip questions if you would like and come back to them later with the yellow "Go To First Skipped Question" button. When you have completed the practice exam, a green submit button will appear. Click it to see your results. Good luck!

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