5 Written questions
5 Matching questions
- Motor Neurons
- Myelin sheath
- Name the three parts of the brain we discussed.
- Pituitary Gland
- a Neurons that send information from your brain and spinal cord to your body, telling our muscles and other organs what to do
- b Cerebrum, cerebellum, brainstem
- c The fatty tissue wrapped around an axon that allows information to travel more quickly down the axon
- d A function of the brain that sorts and processes information, making it understandable and usable
- e The gland in your brain that is the central controller for many other hormone releasing glands
5 Multiple choice questions
- In the cell body
- It is the part of the nervous system responsible for the voluntary movements you make.
- The part of the neuron that transmits information from the nucleus to the different parts of the body
- Contains the brain and spinal cord
- A type of neuron that is found between (and connects) other neurons
5 True/False questions
What is the autonomic nervous system? → It is the part of the nervous system that covers the involuntary activities of your body.
Somatic nervous system → The part of the peripheral nervous system that is responsible for the voluntary movements you make
Autonomic nervous system → The part of the peripheral nervous system that is responsible for the voluntary movements you make
Cerebral Cortex → The "little brain" that controls your complex muscle movements, helping you to maintain balance
Hormones → The most important cells in the nervous system. They receive, store and process information, as well as send messages throughout the body