5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervous system to the rest of the body.
- a pair of endocrine glands just above the kidneys. the adrenals secrete the hormones epinephrine (adrenaline) and norepinephrine (noradrenaline), which help to arouse the body in times of stress.
- the endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the influence of the hypothalamus, the pituitary regulates growth and controls other endocrine glands
- the division of the autonomic nervous system that calms the body, conserving its energy
4 True/False questions
endorphins → Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocrine glands, that are produced in one tissue and affect another.
sympathetic nervous system → the division of the autonomic nervous system that calms the body, conserving its energy
endocrine system → the body's speedy, electrochemical communication system, consisting of all the nerve cells of the peripheral and central nervous systems
central nervous system (CNS) → the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervous system to the rest of the body.