5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Pituitary Gland
- What is the autonomic nervous system?
- Thymus Gland
- Endocrine System
- a one of the "arms" of a neuron that reaches out in many directions and gathers information
- b The gland that helps the body's defense system by producing hormones responsible for the development of a certain type of white blood cell
- c The system that operates through hormones to coordinate and control many of the activities that go on in your body
- d The gland in your brain that is the central controller for many other hormone releasing glands
- e It is the part of the nervous system that covers the involuntary activities of your body.
5 Multiple choice questions
- Cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem
- It makes and releases hormones to control activities in the body.
- The most important cells in the nervous system. They receive, store and process information, as well as send messages throughout the body
- Neurons that send information from your brain and spinal cord to your body, telling our muscles and other organs what to do
- The folded outer part of your cerebrum
5 True/False questions
Homeostasis → The condition that occurs when all of the systems in your body are working together to maintain a stable, healthy condition
Interneuron → A function of the brain that sorts and processes information, making it understandable and usable
Central Nervous System → Contains nerves that spread out from the central nervous system to the outer edges of the body
Cell body → The largest part of the brain where most of your conscious actions are controlled and your thoughts are thought
Nervous System → The two part system (central and peripheral) that controls a huge number of activities in your body