NAME

Question types


Start with


Question limit

of 14 available terms

Advertisement
Print test

5 Written questions

5 Multiple choice questions

  1. regulates the body's vital functions, such as heartbeat, breathing, digestion, and blood pressure; we generally do not think of these activities
  2. produces energy that fuels the neuron's activity
  3. is a column of nerves about as thick as a thumb that extends from the brain down the back. It's protected by the bones of the spine and transmits messages between the brain and the muscles and glans in the body
  4. at the end of the axon, these small fibers branch out
  5. are nerve cells that run through our entire bodies and communicate with each other; each of us has 100 billion of these, most of which are in the brain

4 True/False questions

  1. dendritesare nerve cells that run through our entire bodies and communicate with each other; each of us has 100 billion of these, most of which are in the brain

          

  2. myelintransmits messages away from the cell body; a neuron usually has only one axon; they vary greatly in length.

          

  3. synapseis a junction between the axon terminals of one neuron and the dendrites of another; messages only travel in one direction

          

  4. somatic nervous systemregulates the body's vital functions, such as heartbeat, breathing, digestion, and blood pressure; we generally do not think of these activities