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How many hemispheres does the cerebrum have?
Last Updated: 27th April, 2020
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People also ask, what are the two hemispheres of the cerebrum?
The cerebrum is divided into two major parts: the right and left cerebral hemispheres or halves at a fissure, the deep groove down the middle. The hemispheres communicate with each other through the corpus callosum which is a bundle of fibers between the hemispheres.
One may also ask, what does the left hemisphere of the cerebrum do? The left side of the brain is responsible for controlling the right side of the body. It also performs tasks that have to do with logic, such as in science and mathematics. On the other hand, the right hemisphere coordinates the left side of the body, and performs tasks that have do with creativity and the arts.
Similarly, you may ask, what are the left and right hemispheres of the cerebrum divided into?
Cerebrum (right and left) The cerebrum (right and left) is the upper, front portion of the brain and consists of two hemispheres, or halves. The cerebrum can be divided into four lobes: frontal lobe, parietal lobe, occipital lobe, and temporal lobe.
Is the cerebrum the whole brain?
The cerebrum is the largest part of the brain. The cerebrum is made up of the two cerebral hemispheres and their cortices, (the outer layers of grey matter), and the underlying regions of white matter. Its subcortical structures include the hippocampus, basal ganglia and olfactory bulb.