5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- What is the autonomic nervous system?
- Sensory Neurons
- a Chemicals at the end of an axon that transmit information from one neuron to another
- b Neurons that send information to your spinal cord and brain for processing
- c The largest part of the brain where most of your conscious actions are controlled and your thoughts are thought
- d A type of neuron that is found between (and connects) other neurons
- e It is the part of the nervous system that covers the involuntary activities of your body.
5 Multiple choice questions
- The axon
- The gland that helps the body's defense system by producing hormones responsible for the development of a certain type of white blood cell
- The folded outer part of your cerebrum
- It takes information to the brain or spinal cord
- The dendrite
5 True/False questions
Where do you find the nucleus in a neuron? → It sends information from the brain or spinal cord to the muscles and organs of the body, telling them what to do.
Peripheral Nervous System → Contains nerves that spread out from the central nervous system to the outer edges of the body
Somatic nervous system → The part of the peripheral nervous system that is responsible for the voluntary movements you make
Pituitary Gland → The gland which is on the front of the neck and produces a hormone that speeds up the rate at which cells burn their fuel for energy
Cerebellum → The "little brain" that controls your complex muscle movements, helping you to maintain balance