Nerve cells are known as...
interneurons, sensory neurons, motor neurons
name 3 types of neurons
transfer info from sensory and motor neurons
What is the function of the interneurons?
A sensory neuron receives information about the outside environment from which type of cell...
What does a motor neuron activate?
a nerve impulse begins at which part of the neuron...
a nerve impulse is transmitted to another neuron when it leaves which part of the neuron...
name the chemicals released by sacs in the neuron...
the gap between two neurons
an automatic response to stimuli
# of dendrite crossings
What did Dr. Diamond use to measure rat intelligence?
brain and spinal cord
Name two organs in the nervous system.
Which brain lobe monitors the outside environment?
What is the largest part of the brain?
Which part of the brain is responsible for sleep?
What part of the brain is the memory indexer?
What connects the brain to the spinal cord?
Receptor cells in the skin transfer information to which type of neuron?
Which lobe is responsible for vision?
What path does a nerve impulse travel from the hand to the brain?
math, language, logic, controls the right side of the body
name things unique about the left side of the brain
artististic, creativity, controls the left side of the body
names things unique about the right side of the brain
folds in the brain
What makes the brain able to store lots of information?