Parietal Lobe: Definition & Functions


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The parietal lobe is divided into _______ hemispheres.

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1. The parietal lobe is located above the ______ lobe of the brain.

2. The parietal lobe functions in ______.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

This quiz and corresponding worksheet assess your knowledge about the location, anatomy, and function of the parietal lobe.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use this assessment to test your understanding of:

  • The location of the parietal lobe in the brain
  • The number of hemispheres in the parietal lobe
  • Functions of the parietal lobe

Skills Practiced

This assessment will help you practice the following skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on the function of the parietal lobe
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding sensory perception related to the parietal lobe
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the location of the parietal lobe and how many hemispheres it has

Additional Learning

Learn more about how the brain functions in this lesson called Parietal Lobe: Definition & Functions. This lesson covers:

  • Lobes of the brain
  • Location of the parietal lobe
  • Parietal lobe functions
  • Effects of damage to the parietal lobe