5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)
- a Nervous system that controls the involuntary muscles; it regulates the action of the smooth muscles, glands, blood vessels, heart, and breathing.
- b Primary structured unit of the nervous system. Is composed of a cell body and nucleus.
- c Automatic nerve reaction to a stimulus that involves the movement of an impluse from a sensory receptor along the afferent neuron to the spinal cord and a responsive impluse back along an efferent neuron to a muscle, causing a reaction.
- d Whitish cords, made up of bundles of nerve fibers held together by connective tissue, through which impluses are transmitted.
- e Clear, yellowish fluid that circulates the lymph spaces of the body; carries waste and impurities away from the cells.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Main source of blood supply to the head, face, and neck. Located on either side of the neck.
- Group of specialized glands that affect the growth, development, sexual activities, and health of the entire body.
- Sends impluses away from the cell body to other neurons, glands, or muscles.
- Controls how quickly the body burns energy.
- Is the chief motor nerve of the face. Also called the facial nerve.
5 True/False questions
Mandibular Nerve → Affects the upper part of the face.
Pericardium → Thin-walled, upper chamber of the heart through which blood is pumped to the ventricles. There is a right and a left.
Systemic Circulation → Sends the blood from the heart to the lungs to be oxygenated
Digestive System → Group of specialized glands that affect the growth, development, sexual activities, and health of the entire body.
Veins → The largest and most complex mass of nerve tissue in the body.