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Chapter 14 Autonomic Nervous System - ::::::::::::Marieb

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A. Sympathetic
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A.Sympathetic
B.Parasympathetic

Short preganglionic, long postganglionic fibers
A.sympathetic nervous system
Preparing the body for the 'fight or flight' response is the role of the ____.
A.sympathetic nervous system
B.cerebrum
C.parasympathetic nervous system
D.somatic nervous system
A.organs and short postganglionic fibers
The parasympathetic nervous system is characterized by peripheral ganglia near the ____
A.organs and by short postgagnlionic fibers
B.organs and by long postganglionic fibers
C.spinal cord and by short postganglionic fibers
D.spinal cord and by long postganglionic fibers
A.parasympathetic
The 'resting and digesting' division of the autonomic nervous system is the _____
A.parasympathetic division
B.sympathetic division
C.somatic division
D.peripheral nervous system
C.skeletal
Which one of these effectors is not directly controlled by the autonomic nervous system?
A.Smooth muscle
B.Cardiac muscle
C.skeletal muscle
D.most glands
B.single preganglionic axons make multiple synapses with ganglionic neurons
Sympathetic responses generally are widespread because _____
A.inactivation of ACh is fairly slow
B.single preganglionic axons make multiple synapses with ganglionic neurons
C.preganglionic fibers are short
D.preganglionic fibers are long
B.Oculomotor
The parasympathetic fibers of the ____ nerves innervate smooth muscles of the lens of the eye, the muscles that cause the eye to bulge to accommodate close vision.
A.Optic
B.Oculomotor
C.Trochlear
D.Abducens
D.Splanchnic nerves
Fibers that enter and leave the sympathetic chain without synapsing form structures called ______
A.White rami communicantes
B.Gray rami communicants
C.Spinal nerves
D.Splanchnic nerves