Which of the following is the outermost mean of protection for brain?

(1) Skull

(2) Dura mater

(3) Arachnoid

(4) Pia mater

Subtopic:  Meninges, Ventricles & CSF |
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Which of the following is the outermost cranial meninges?

(1) Pia mater

(2) Dura mater

(3) Arachnoid

(4) Skull

Subtopic:  Meninges, Ventricles & CSF |
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Which of the following cranial meninges is in close contact of the brain tissue?

(1) Arachnoid

(2) Pia mater

(3) Dura mater

(4) Skull tissue

Subtopic:  Meninges, Ventricles & CSF |
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Which of the following is the middle layer of cranial meninges?

(1) Arachnoid

(2) Dura mater

(3) Pia mater

(4) Skull

Subtopic:  Meninges, Ventricles & CSF |
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Which of the following is not a part of forebrain?

1. Cerebrum

2. Thalamus

3. Hypothalamus

4. Cerebellum

Subtopic:  Hind & Mid Brain |
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Which of the following is not true for cerebrum?

(1) Forms the major part of the human brain

(2) A deep cleft divides transversely into two halves

(3) Cerebral hemispheres are longitudinal halves

(4) The hemispheres are connected by a tract of nerve fibres called corpus callosum

Subtopic:  Diencephalon | Cerebrum, EEG & Sleep |
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The layer of cells which covers the cerebral hemisphere is called

(1) Cerebrum

(2) Pia mater

(3) Cortex

(4) Dura mater

Subtopic:  Diencephalon | Cerebrum, EEG & Sleep |
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Cerebral cortex is thrown into

(1) Prominent folds

(2) Prominent skull suture

(3) Not so clear suture

(4) Not so clear folds

Subtopic:  Diencephalon | Cerebrum, EEG & Sleep |
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The cerebral cortex is referred to

(1) White matter

(2) Grey matter

(3) Granule matter

(4) Pia mater

Subtopic:  Diencephalon | Cerebrum, EEG & Sleep |
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The grey color of cerebral cortex is due to

(1) Neuronal cell bodies

(2) Neuronal axons

(3) Neuron

(4) Neuronal synaptic knob

Subtopic:  Diencephalon | Cerebrum, EEG & Sleep |
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