Type
Crossword
Description

sense of smell olfactory
tongue movements hypoglossal
vision optic
swallowing, saliva secretion, throat and taste sensations glossopharyngeal
taste, facial expressions Facial
eye movements Abducens
facial sensations, chewing Trigeminal
voice production, slowing heartrate, gut movements, throat and larynx sensations Vagus
shoulder movements, head turning Accessory
eye movements oculomotor
eye movements trochlear

Cranial Nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

CN involved with head and shoulder movement Accessory
The retina of the eye is served by the _____ nerve Optic
CN involved with mastication and facial and cranial sensation Trigeminal
The _______ nerve transmits sound and sense of balance Vestibulocochlear
Facial expression is accomplished by the ______ nerve Facial
CN that innervates the lateral rectus muscle Abducens
The _______ nerve carries impulses to and from the thorax and abdomen Vagus
The ______ nerve adjusts the amount of light entering the eye Oculomotor
Moving the tongue is carried out by the ______ nerve Hypoglossal
# of CN Twelve
The sense of smell is carried by the _____ nerve Olfactory

12 CRANIAL NERVES Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ACCESSORY
VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR
GLOSSOPHARYNGEAL
VAGUS
TROCHLEAR
TRIGEMINAL
OPTIC
OLFACTORY
OCULOMOTOR
HYPOGLOSSAL
FACIAL
ABDUCENS

12 cranial nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

sense of smell olfactory
vision optic
raise eyelids and focus of lenses oculomotor
eye movement proprioception trochlea
chewing and face movements trigeminal
eye movement abducens
facial movements facial
hearing auditory
tongue sensations, swallow glossopharyngeal
transmit impulses to muscles associated with speech vagus
head and shoulder movements accessory
tongue movements hypoglossal

Cranial Nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What nerve has the function of smell Olfactory
Intrinsic and extrinsic tongue muscles Hypoglossal
motor nerve and function is Lateral Rectus Abducens
first sensory nerve olfactory
External ear, taste from epiglottis, larynx, pharynx, thoracic and abdominal viscera vagus
posterior 1/3 of tongue glossopharyngeal
ophthalmic, maxillary, mandibular trigeminal
mixed nerves: trigeminal, glossopharyngeal, vagus and facial
function is hearing and balance vestibulocochlear
the motor nerve that function is extrinsic eye muscles occulomotor
SO4 trochlear
trochlear is a motor nerve and function is superior oblique
vision optic
optic is what type of nerve sensory
sensory nerves: olfactory, optic and vestibulocochlear
trapezius, sternocleidomastoid spinal accessory
what type of nerve is #11 motor
posterior 1/3rd of tongue, middle ear, stylopharyngeus muscle glossopharyngeal
2 nerves that are anterior 2/3rd of tongue trigeminal and facial
#8 is what type of nerve sensory
olfactory, optic, occulomotor, trochlear, trigeminal, abducens, facial, vestibulocochlear, glossopharyngeal, vagus, spinal accessory, hypoglossal cranial nerves
olfactory, optic, vestibulocochlear sensory
occulomotor, trochlear, abducens, spinal accessory, hypoglossal motor
trigeminal, facial, glossopharyngeal, vagus mixed
LR6 abducens
7th nerve facial
10th nerve vagus
number of motor nerves for the eyes three
5th nerve trigeminal
3rd nerve occulomotor
1st nerve olfactory
2nd nerve optic
4th nerve trochlear
6th nerve abducens
8th nerve vestibulocochlear
9th nerve glossopharyngeal
11th nerve spinal accessory
12th nerve hypoglossal

Cranial Nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

Cranial Nerve Number VI ABDUCENS
Responsible for hearing or balance Auditory
Motor control of the facial muscles FACIAL
Responsible for the tongue and pharynx (swallowing) GLOSSOPHARYNGEAL
Motor control of the tongue, some skeletal muscles, viscera and sensation from skin and viscera HYPOGLOSSAL
Cranial nerve Number III OCCULOMOTOR
Responsible for smell OLFACTORY
Vision Optic
Cranial nerve number XI Spinal
Chewing muscles and facial sensation TRIGEMINAL
Cranial Nerve Number IV TROCHLEAR
Responsible for the motor control of the heart VAGUS

12 Cranial Nerves- Blizzard Bag 1: Eryn Howard Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

smell olfactory
sight optic
eye movement oculomotor
eye pulley trochlear
eyes, maxilla, and mental trigeminal
moves eyes laterally abducens
2/3 of taste facial
balance and hearing vestibulocochlear
tongue and throat functions glossopharyngeal
runs organs vagus
helps vagus accessory
under the tongue hypoglossal

12 CRANIAL NERVES Word Search

Type
Word Search
Description

ABDUCENS
OCULOMOTOR
TRIGEMINAL
GLOSSOPHARYNGEAL
FACIAL
OLFACTORY
TROCHLEAR
VESTIBULOCOCHLEAR
HYPOGLOSSAL
OPTIC
VAGUS
ACCESSORY

Cranial Nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

The retina of the eye is served by the ______ nerve, controls vision. optic
CN involved with chewing (mastication). trigeminal
The _____ nerve controls your gag reflex. vagus
The ______ nerve transmits sound and sense of balance. vestibulocochlear
CN involved with head, neck, shoulder movement and strength. spinalaccessory
The sense of smell is carried by the ____ nerve. olfactory
Moving the tongue is carried out by the _____ nerve. hypoglossal
# of CN twelve
CN that innervates the lateral rectus muscle controls lateral eye movement. abducens
Facial expression is accomplished by the _____ nerve. facial
The ____ nerve adjusts the amount of light entering the eye (pupil reaction). oculomotor
The cranial nerve that allows you to swallow by control of the pharynx. glossopharyngeal
The _____ nerve controls the superior oblique muscles of the eye, allowing for basic movement. trochlear

Cranial Nerves Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

IV: Moves eyeballs Trochlear
X: Controls PNS (ex. smooth muscles of the GI tract) Vagus
II: Sight Optic
VIII: Auditory Vestibulocochlear
VI: Moves eyeballs Abducens
I: Smell Olfactory
VII: Taste, tears, saliva, facial expressions Facial
IX: Swallowing, saliva, taste Glossopharyngeal
V: Facial muscles incl. chewing; facial sensations Trigeminal
XI: Moving head and shoulders, swallowing Accessory
III: Moves eyelids and eyeballs, adjusts pupils and lens in eye Oculomotor
XII: Tongue muscles- speech and swallowing Hypoglossal

Cranial Nerve Reference Tool: Part 2 - Crossword

Type
Crossword
Description

What cranial nerve is directly involved with the special sense of smell? Olfactory
What is the name of cranial nerve that is associated with vision and houses it's photo-receptors in the retina? Optic
Name the third cranial nerve involved with focusing on objects and movement of the eyes up, down, and inward. Oculomotor
Name the fourth cranial nerve that is involved with moving the eyes down and out. Trochlear
What cranial nerve is associated with the motor speech and swallowing system that has both motor and sensory functions? Trigeminal
Name the sixth cranial nerve that is associated with the visual system. Abducens
What cranial nerve innervates the facial muscles and the first 2/3 of the tongue? Facial
Which cranial nerve is associated with the system of audition and balance? Vestibulocochlear
Name the ninth cranial nerve associated with the motor speech and swallowing system. Glossopharyngeal
What cranial nerve name has the meaning "wanderer" and wanders throughout the entire body by way of multiple branches? Vagus
Which cranial nerve has a spinal component that innervates muscles of the neck and shoulders and a cranial component that provides assistance to the vagus nerve? Spinal Accessory
Which cranial nerve is responsible for tongue movement and involved with oral preparatory and oral stages of swallowing? Hypoglossal