Some Say Marry Money but My Brother Says Big Brains Matter More

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There are a lot of stuff online in shape of mnemonics. Mnemonics in anatomy play very much vital role in making memory of important concepts about anatomy and its structure. Cranial nerve mnemonics help in this way a lot. Cranial nerve mnemonics for the memory of all and 12 cranial nerve has been explained very well in my previous articles. Now I will explain a mnemonic for easy memory of functions of cranial nerve.

Functions of cranial nerves can be remembered with some easy mnemonics.

Mnemonic Number 1 : Some say marry money but my brother says big brains matter more

Mnemonic Number 2 : Some say my mother bought my brother some bad beer, my, my

S For Sensory

M For Memory

B For Both

Sensory Nerves :  1,  2, 8 

Motor Nerves :  3, 4, 6, 11, 12

Mixed Nerves : 5, 7, 9, 10

Some : S : 1st Cranial Nerve

Say : S : 2nd Cranial Nerve

Marry : M : 3rd Cranial Nerve

Money : M : 4th Cranial Nerve

But : B : 5th Cranial Nerve

My : M : 6th Cranial Nerve

Brother : B : 7th Cranial Nerve

Says : S : 8th Cranial Nerve

Big : B : 9th Cranial Nerve

Brains : B :  10th Cranial Nerve

Matter: M :  11th Cranial Nerve

More : M : 12th Cranial Nerve


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