How does the soft palate play an important role in the function of the pharynx?
Which of the following is an example of a parasympathetic nervous system function?
Which of the following is the proper order of structures that food must pass through on its way to the stomach?
Mouth, oropharynx, esophagus, stomach
Mouth, oropharynx, laryngopharynx, esophagus, stomach
Mouth, laryngopharynx, oropharynx, nasopharynx, stomach
Mouth, nasopharynx, oropharynx, laryngopharynx, esophagus, stomach
The nasopharynx functions to:
The ________ is located directly behind the mouth.
The throat is the common term for the:
Which of the following cranial nerves is most responsible for your swallowing and gag reflexes?
Which of the following is NOT true regarding the facial nerve?
Which of the facial nerves is responsible for innervating the majority of the muscles in the tongue?
_____ is the inability to control the tongue, face, and other muscles needed to speak.
Which of the following conditions is NOT one that would likely cause speech or language problems?
Which of the following can occur as a result of a stroke?
The hypoglossal nerve originates in the _____.
All of the following are potential treatments for hypoglossal nerve damage EXCEPT:
The hypoglossal nerve controls all of the following EXCEPT:
If a person speaks fluently, is grammatically correct, but makes no sense (like: 'Last night I ate on the moon and drank a piano for lunch.'), which area of the brain is likely damaged?
What technique can scientists use to study the role of AF in living people?
What is the arcuate faciculus (AF) made of?
Recent studies have shown that Broca's area of the brain plays a significant role in _____.
Broca's area is named for the _____ credited with determining the significance and function of this part of the brain.
Broca's area of the brain controls _____ involved with speech production
Wernicke's aphasia is ______.
Wernicke's area is located in the ______.
Wernicke's area is the part of the brain that helps us ______ spoken language.
How does food move through the esophagus?
The voice box is the common name for the:
What would you be unable to do without the proper functioning of your trigeminal nerve?
Which of the following terms means difficulty swallowing?
A common cause of damage to the hypoglossal nerve is _____.
The right AF is thought to play a role in what kind of learning?
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