Biology Practice Problems Central and Peripheral Nervous System Practice Problems Solution: Which type of fibers are found in the hypoglossal ...

Solution: Which type of fibers are found in the hypoglossal nerve (CN XII)?a. motor to the muscles of the tongueb. sensory and motor to the entire tonguec. motor to the intrinsic muscles of the tongue onlyd. sensory from the anterior 2/3 of the tongue; motor to extrinsic muscles of the tongue

Problem

Which type of fibers are found in the hypoglossal nerve (CN XII)?

a. motor to the muscles of the tongue
b. sensory and motor to the entire tongue
c. motor to the intrinsic muscles of the tongue only
d. sensory from the anterior 2/3 of the tongue; motor to extrinsic muscles of the tongue