Cox Test 1

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pain

Whenever tissues are damaged, _____ receptors are likely to be stimulated.

thermoreceptors

Receptors that are sensitive to temperature changes are called ____.

sensory

A sensation may seem to fade away when receptors are continuously stimulated as a result of ___ adaption.

touch

Tactile (Meissner's corpuscles are responsible for the sense of light ___.

pressure

Lamellated (Pacinian) corpuscles are responsible for the sense of deep ___.

warm

______ receptors are most sensitive to temperatures between 77 degrees and 113 degrees fahrenheit.

cold

_____ receptors are most sensitive to temperatures between 50 and 68 degrees fahrenheit.

pain

Widelty distributed sensory receptors throughout the body are associated with ____ senses in contrast to special senses.

aqueous humor

fills anterior and posterior chambers of the anterior cavity of the eye

choroid

posterior five-sixths of middle (vascular) layer

ciliary muscles

cause lens to change shape

conjunctiva

inner lining of the eyelid

cornea

transparent anterior portion of outer layer

iris

smooth muscle that controls light entering the eye

lacrimal gland

secretes tears

optic disk

area where optic nerve exits the eye

retina

contains visual receptor called rods and cones

sclera

white part of outer (fibrous) layer

suspensory ligament

connects lens to ciliary body

vitreous humor

fills posterior cavity of eye

cilia

The distal ends of the olfactory neurons are covered with hairlike ____.

watery fluids

Before gaseous substances can stimulate the olfactory receptors, they must be dissolved in _____ that surrounds the cilia.

cribiform plates

The axons of olfactory receptors pass through small openings in the ___ _____ of the ethmoid bone.

frontal lobes

The olfactory interpreting centers are located deep witin the temporsal lobes and at the base of the _____ _____.

sensory adaption

Olfacory sensations usually fade rapidly as a result of _____ _________.

odorless

A chemical would be considered _______ if a person lacks a particular receptor site on the cilia of the olfactory neurons.

insula

Taste is interpreted in the _____ lobe of the cerebrum.

taste pore

The opening to a taste bud is called the _____.

taste hairs

The ___ ____ of a taste cell are its sensitive part.

saliva

Before the taste of a substance can be detected, the substance must be dissolved in ______.

receptor

Substances that stimulate taste cells bind with ____ sites on teh surfaces of taste hairs.

acids

Sour receptors are mainly stimulated by _______.

salts

Salt receptors are mainly stimulated by ionized inorganic ___.

bitter

Alkaloids usually have a ____ taste.

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