what are the raised up folds on the outer surface of the brain called?

in biology we did a lab on dissecting a sheep brain, a sheep brain is similar to the human brain except for proportion. i can not find the answer to this certain question. help please?

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  • 8 years ago
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    in human brain, these raised up folds are called 'gyrus'.I am not sure, what they are called in sheep!!!!

  • 8 years ago

    Could be gyrus (gyri) or convolusions.

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