5 Written questions
4 Multiple choice questions
- the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervous system to the rest of the body.
- Chemical messengers, mostly those manufactured by the endocrine glands, that are produced in one tissue and affect another.
- the division of the autonomic nervous system that arouses the body, mobilizing its energy in stressful situations
- "morphine within"--natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters linked to pain control and to pleasure.
4 True/False questions
nervous system → the body's speedy, electrochemical communication system, consisting of all the nerve cells of the peripheral and central nervous systems
pituitary glands → the endocrine system's most influential gland. Under the influence of the hypothalamus, the pituitary regulates growth and controls other endocrine glands
endocrine system → the body's speedy, electrochemical communication system, consisting of all the nerve cells of the peripheral and central nervous systems
reflex → a simple, automatic, inborn response to a sensory stimulus, such as the knee-jerk response