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Areas of the brain & their function

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13 questions
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  • Q1
    True or false? The frontal lobe is responsible for speech
    True
    False
    30s
  • Q2
    Which area is responsible for speech comprehension?
    Broca's area
    Wernicke's area
    Brain stem
    Cerebellum
    30s
  • Q3
    The parietal lobe is responsible for...
    speech
    movement
    vision
    memory
    30s
  • Q4
    Which lobe is linked to memory?
    Frontal
    Temporal lobe
    Occipital
    Parietal
    30s
  • Q5
    True or false? The motor cortex controls involuntary movement
    True
    False
    30s
  • Q6
    Which part of the brain controls voluntary muscles?
    Cerebellum
    Brain stem
    Parietal lobe
    Motor cortex
    30s
  • Q7
    Which part of the brain controls posture, balance and coordination?
    Frontal lobe
    Brain stem
    Cerebellum
    Temporal lobe
    30s
  • Q8
    Which part of the brain controls vision and perception?
    Occipital lobe
    Temporal lobe
    Parietal lobe
    Frontal lobe
    30s
  • Q9
    Hearing, language and memory are processed by the...
    Temporal lobe
    Occipital lobe
    Parietal lobe
    Frontal lobe
    30s
  • Q10
    What problems or difficulties do people with Wernicke's aphasia experience?
    Skin sensations (temperature and pain)
    Speech and written comprehension problems
    Vision and perception
    Speech production and control
    30s
  • Q11
    What is an inability to recognise the face of those familiar to you (generally thought to be caused by brain damage)?
    Visual agnosia
    Synesthesia
    Prospagnosia
    Phantom limbs
    30s
  • Q12
    What are the 4 lobes of the brain?
    Frontal, sensory, occipital and parietal
    Frontal, temporal, occipital and parietal
    Frontal, motor, occipital and parietal
    Frontal, cerebellum, occipital and parietal
    30s
  • Q13
    What part of HM's brain was removed?
    Wernicke's area
    Amygdala
    Hippocampus
    Broca's area
    30s

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