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1.3. The sensory organs
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The faculty of perceiving odours or scents by means of the organs in the nose
The faculty of perceiving taste by means of the organs in the tongue
The faculty of seeing by means of the organs in the eyes
The faculty of perceiving sounds by means of the organs in the ear
The faculty of perception through physical contact, especially with the skin
Bitter taste buds
These taste receptors are located at the back of the tongue. Perceive the flavour of coffee.
Sour taste buds
These taste receptors are located at the sides of the tongue. Perceive the flavour of lemons.
Salty taste buds
These taste receptors are located at the side of the tongue. Perceive the flavour of potato chips.
Sweet taste buds
These taste receptors are located at the tip of the tongue. Perceive the flavour of ice-cream.
Gland in the nasal cavity
Are in the tongue. They're called taste buds.
A part of the eye that helps to refract light.
A hole located in the center of the iris of the eye that allows light to go through.
The innermost part of the eye where the receptors of light are located.
A nerve that transmits visual information from the retina to the brain.
A thin membrane that separates the external ear from the middle ear.
A tube running from the outer ear to the middle ear.
The external portion of the ear. The most important part is the auricle.
A spiral-shaped cavity in the bony labyrinth. It's responsible for hearing.
It carries auditory information from the cochlea to the brain
The receptors found in the dermis.
One of the layers of our skin.
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