5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What does a sensory neuron do?
- What part sends the information on its way?
- Cell body
- Motor Neurons
- a The axon
- b The part of the neuron that contains the nucleus and receives information from the dendrites
- c one of the "arms" of a neuron that reaches out in many directions and gathers information
- d It takes information to the brain or spinal cord
- e Neurons that send information from your brain and spinal cord to your body, telling our muscles and other organs what to do
5 Multiple choice questions
- The very tiny space between the axon terminal of one neuron and the dendrite of another
- Contains the brain and spinal cord
- The condition that occurs when all of the systems in your body are working together to maintain a stable, healthy condition
- The fatty tissue wrapped around an axon that allows information to travel more quickly down the axon
- The system that operates through hormones to coordinate and control many of the activities that go on in your body
5 True/False questions
Gland → The part of the neuron that transmits information from the nucleus to the different parts of the body
Brainstem → Connects the brain to the spinal cord and controls things like your breathing and heartbeat
What is the somatic nervous system? → It is the part of the nervous system that covers the involuntary activities of your body.
Adrenal Gland → A gland which sits on top of your kidney and releases the hormone epinephrine, which tells the cells to release any sugar stored up when you need to run away or fight (flight or fight response)
What part of a neuron receives information? → The dendrite