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Question 11.What is the function of the auditory nerve?
Question 22.What is the name of the two cranial nerves that are involved in controlling the heart, lungs and digestive tract?
Question 33.Which of the following adjectives is related to the sense of smell?
Question 44.Why is cranial nerve III important?
Question 55.Why is the tympanic membrane important?
Question 66.Which of the following nerves are responsible for facial sensation and swallowing?
Question 77.What is the function of the ossicles?
Question 88.Why is the iris important?
Question 99.Lens, pupil and optic nerve all refer to which sense?
Question 1010.Why is the optic nerve important?
Question 1111.Why are the vestibule and the semicircular canals important?
Question 1212.Which of the following allow humans to see during the day, in color and in detail?
Question 1313.Which of the following are responsible for peripheral and night vision?
Question 1414.The oval window:
Question 1515.Which of the following is NOT a function that is performed by the oculomotor nerve?
Question 1616.Why is it important for the ear drum to convert sound waves in air into sound waves in fluid?
Question 1717.The following nerve connects to the hair cells of the Organ of Corti:
Question 1818.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 1919.The reason you can taste your food is thanks, in part, to the _____ nerve and the _____ nerve.
Question 2020.Which of the following is NOT true of the inner ear?
Question 2121.Why are rods associated with peripheral vision?
Question 2222.Why could a brain injury interfere with the sense of smell?
Question 2323.The vagus nerve is known as:
Question 2424.Some animals, like cats, can see in lower light than humans. Their eyes should contain more _____
Question 2525.The following is NOT an ossicle:
Question 2626.The _____ is responsible for the transfer of images coming into your retina to the vision centers of your brain through electrical impulses.
Question 2727.Which of the following is FALSE of the pinna?
Question 2828.The Organ of Corti is:
Question 2929.A cataract is an eye condition that causes blurry vision. Which of these structures is most likely affected?
Question 3030.Which of the following cranial nerves is most responsible for your swallowing and gag reflexes?
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