The Brain Hemispheres: Left Brain/Right Brain Communication and Control

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A lot of nerve cell bodies are located in the:

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1. White matter:

2. The groove which separates the left and right cerebral hemispheres is know as the:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

There's a lot to know about the hemispheres of the brain, and this quiz tests you on several different factors about them.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

This hemisphere quiz tests your ability to:

  • Recall where a lot of nerve cell bodies are located
  • Know the definition of white matter
  • Recognize the groove that separates the left and right cerebral hemispheres
  • Remember the structure that helps the left cerebral hemisphere communicate with the right
  • Understand what the corpus callosum is mostly made up of

Skills Practiced

  • Reading comprehension - draw from the most important information found in the lesson on the hemispheres of the brain
  • Information recall - remember the knowledge you've acquired regarding brain hemispheres to answer questions on white matter and corpus callosum
  • Knowledge application - use information to successfully answer a series of questions regarding the hemispheres of the brain

Additional Learning

To learn more, check out the lesson on the hemispheres of the brain titled The Brain Hemispheres: Left Brain/Right Brain Communication and Control. It covers the following objectives:

  • Explain what makes up the cerebral hemispheres
  • Examine the structure and function of the corpus callosum
  • Explore what happens when the brain is split in half
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