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INSTRUCTION: Answer all questions. Each question is followed by four answers. Choose
the best answer for each question.

1. The human nervous system 6. The brain and spinal cord are the
consists of organs of the
A. central nervous system and A. central nervous system
endocrine nervous system B. somatic nervous system
B. peripheral nervous system C. peripheral nervous system
and central nervous system D. parasympathetic system
C. endocrine system and
autonomic nervous system 7. How many hemispheres are there in
D. somatic nervous system cerebrum?
and autonomic nervous system A. One
B. Two
2. Which of the following controls body C. Three
coordination? D. Four
A. Bones
B. Neurones 8. Which of largest part of the brain?
C. Muscles A. Cerebellum
D. Endocrine and nervous system B. Medulla oblongata
C. Cerebrum
3. What is the main function of the D. Spinal cord
A. Secretion of hormones 9. Most axons are covered with an outer
B. Production of energy layer called
C. Transmission of impulses A. fatty tissues
D. Contraction of muscles B. the node of Ranvier
C. dendrites
4. The nervous system composed of the D. myelin sheath
brain and
A. Axon 10. Which of the following parts of the
B. Dendron neurone receives information from other
C. Spinal cord cell?
D. Cell body A. Axon
B. Dendrites
5. The skin contains millions of sensory C. Cell body
receptors which detect changes called D. Myelin sheath
A. chemical changes
B. skin contractions
C. motor impulses
D. stimuli
11. What is the function of the medulla Which of the sections, A, B, C or D causes
oblongata? hearing defect when it is injured?
A. To control involuntary actions 15. The peripheral nervous system consist
B. To maintain hormone balance of
C. To receive and interpret impulses I. somatic nervous system
D. To control voluntary actions II. autonomic nervous system
III. automatic nervous system
12. The flow chart below shows the
impulse pathway in nervous coordination A. I and II only
B. II and III only
stimu X brain C. III only
li D. I, II and III

respons Y 16. Proprioceptor are present in the

e following except
Which of the following represent X I. brain
and Y II. tendons
III. muscles
X Y IV. ligaments
A. Gland Effector
B. Effector Receptor A. I and II only
C. Receptor Effector B. II and III only
D. Receptor Spinal C. II, III and IV only
cord D. I, II, III and IV

13. Which of the following is the Question 17 and 18 are based on Diagram 2.
characteristic of reflex action?
I. it is slow response Diagram 2 shows section of the human
II. take place in the spinal cord brain.
III. it protect us from injuries

A. I only
B. III only
C. II and II only
D. I, II and III

14. Diagram 1 shows the human brain

17. Which of parts P, Q, R or S, is controls
the heart beats?
A. P
B. Q
C. R
D. S

18. The part marked P is the

A. Cerebrum
Diagram 1 B. Cerebellum
C. Spinal cord
D. Medulla oblongata

19. The information below shows the 20. A man was involved in an accident
activities in everyday life where part of the brain was injured. Doctor
was found that he could not maintain his
• Walking posture and coordinate the movement of
• Talking his arms. Which part of his central nervous
• Writing system was injured?
A. Sensory neurone
Which part of the brain control the above B. Spinal cord
actions? C. Cerebellum
D. Spinal nerves
A. Cerebrum
B. Cerebellum
C. Medulla oblongata
D. Spinal cord


1. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 11.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

2. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 12.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

3. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 13.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

4. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 14.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

5. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 15.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

6. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 16.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

7. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 17.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

8. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 18.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

9. [ A ] [B] [C] [D] 19.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

10.[ A ] [B] [C] [D] 20.[ A ] [B] [C] [D]

Subjective Question

Answers all question in space provided

1. Diagram 1 shows the classification of the human nervous system

Diagram 1

(a) Name the parts labeled A, B and C in the diagram. [3 marks]

A: __________________________________________________________________

B: __________________________________________________________________

C: __________________________________________________________________

(b) State one function each of A, B and C in the nervous system. [3 marks]

A: __________________________________________________________________

B: __________________________________________________________________

C: __________________________________________________________________

(c) State two other components of C. [2 marks]

i. __________________________________________________________________

ii. __________________________________________________________________

2. Diagram 2 shows a longitudinal section of the human brain

Diagram 2

(a) Name part labeled P and Q. [2 marks]

P: __________________________________________________________________

Q: __________________________________________________________________

(b) State the function of part Q. [1 mark]



(c) Part T controls body balance. Mark ‘T’ in Diagram 2. [1 mark]

(d) State two examples of activities controlled by part P. [2 marks]

i. ________________________________________________________________________

ii. ________________________________________________________________________

(e) What happens to person if he experiences injury to part Q. [1 mark]