. Longest nerve in human body is


A: sciatic nerve

B: radial nerve

C: median nerve

D: ulnar nerve

 

Best Answer

Explanation :- 

Nerves are the cells which carry information in the form of electrical impulses.

  • Sciatic nerve begins from the lower back and passes through the buttocks,legs and feet.
  • It is known to be the longest nerve in the human body.
  • Radial nerve is one among the 5 nerves arising from the brachial plexus.
  • It gives sensory and motor activity to the upper limb.
  • Median nerves are also one among the 5 nerves arising from the brachial plexus.
  • It gives sensory and motor activity to the forearm, hand and wrist.
  • Ulnar nerves are also one among the 5 nerves arising from the brachial plexus.
  • It facilitates the movement of the forearm,hand and wrist.

Final answer :- 

The correct option is (A),i.e sciatic nerve.

 

 

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