7 Written Questions
6 Multiple Choice Questions
- The conduction of signals from sensory receptors to processing centers in the central nervous system
- a part of a neuron that carries impulses away from the cell body
- the sensory and control apparatus consisting of a network of nerve cells
- The conduction of signals from a processing center in a central nervous system to effector cells
- carries impulses from CNS to the viscera and/or muscles and glands.
- affecting or characteristic of the body as opposed to the mind or spirit
6 True/False Questions
Peripheral Nervous System → the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and spinal cord
Oligodendrocytes → glia cells that surround and insulate certain axons in the vertebrate brain and spinal cord
Microglia → neuroglial tissue of mesodermal origin that can become phagocytic
Central Nervous System → the section of the nervous system lying outside the brain and spinal cord
Ependymal → branching extensions of neuron that receives messages from neighboring neurons
Schwann Cells → Supporting cells of the peripheral nervous system responsible for the formation of myelin.