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1. Olfactory nerve

Sensory info from nose

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2. Optic nerve

Sensory info from eyes

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3. Oculomotor

Eye movement for most rectus and inferior oblique muscles

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4. Trochlear

Eye movement for superior oblique muscles

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5. Trigeminal

Sensory and motor info for the face. Motor info for chewing

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6. Abducens

Eye movement for lateral rectus muscle

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7. Facial

Sensory info for anterior tongue. Motor info for the face. Lacrimal, salivary, and other glands

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8. Vestibulocochlear

Sensory info from ears (hearing and equilibrium)

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9. Glossopharyngeal

Sensory info for posterior tongue. Motor info for tongue and throat

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10. Vagus nerve

Sensory info for abdomen, thorax, neck, and root of tongue. Motor info for heart, digestive organs, spleen, and kidneys

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11. Accessory

Motor info for swallowing

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12. Hypoglossal

Motor info for tongue