12 cranial nerves

Function: smell. Location: cerebrum.
1. Olfactory
1 of 12
Function: sight. Location: cerebrum
2. Optic
2 of 12
Function: moves eyelids and eyeballs and adjusts the pupil and lens of the eye. Location: midbrain.
3. Oculomotor
3 of 12
Function: moves eyeballs. Location: midbrain
4. Trochlear
4 of 12
Functions: facial muscles, including chewing. Location: pons
5. Trigeminal
5 of 12
Function: moves eyeballs. Location: pons
6. Abducens
6 of 12
Functions: taste, tears, saliva, facial expressions. Location: pons
7. Facial
7 of 12
Function: auditory. Location: pons
8. Vestibulocochlear
8 of 12
Function: swallowing, saliva, taste. Location: medulla oblongata
9. Glossopharyngeal
9 of 12
Function: control of PNS, e.g. smooth muscles of GI tract. Location: medulla oblongata
10. Vagus
10 of 12
Function: moving head and shoulders, swallowing. Location: medulla oblongata
11. Accessory
11 of 12
Function: tongue muscles - speech and swallowing. Location: medulla oblongata
12. Hypoglossal
12 of 12

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Card 2

Front

Function: sight. Location: cerebrum

Back

2. Optic

Card 3

Front

Function: moves eyelids and eyeballs and adjusts the pupil and lens of the eye. Location: midbrain.

Back

Preview of the front of card 3

Card 4

Front

Function: moves eyeballs. Location: midbrain

Back

Preview of the front of card 4

Card 5

Front

Functions: facial muscles, including chewing. Location: pons

Back

Preview of the front of card 5
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