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Human Body- Nervous System
Parts of the Brain
Cerebrum
Cerebellum
Medulla
Cerebrum, Cerebellum and Medulla
largest part of the brain, controls voluntary muscles and sen…
located at the back of the brain, below the cerebrum, helps m…
controls heartbeat and breathing, is located at the top of th…
Parts of the Brain
Cerebrum, Cerebellum and Medulla
Cerebrum
largest part of the brain, controls voluntary muscles and sen…
24 terms
Human Body - Nervous System
neuron
nerve
synapse
axon
a single nerve cell; the basic unit of structure and function…
bundle of neurons
space or gap at which a neuron can transfer an impulse to ano…
long part of neuron; carries impulses away from the cell body…
neuron
a single nerve cell; the basic unit of structure and function…
nerve
bundle of neurons
31 terms
human body nervous system
nervous system
neuron
action potential
brain stem
-3 function-... 1. Dendrites- input (sensory system) (cells and…
structural units of nervous system, longest cells in body
electrical impulses carried along length of axon, always the…
made up of medulla oblangata, pons, and midbrain- keeps body…
nervous system
-3 function-... 1. Dendrites- input (sensory system) (cells and…
neuron
structural units of nervous system, longest cells in body
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Human Body Systems- Nervous System
Overview of the nervous system
Function of the nervous system
Neuron
Cellular structure of the nervous system
Controls and coordinates functions throughout the body
nerve cell
Dendrite-reception of nerve impulses from other cells... Cell Bo…
Overview of the nervous system
Function of the nervous system
Controls and coordinates functions throughout the body
12 terms
Human Body- Nervous System
Nervous system
Brain
Brain Stem
Central Nervous System
control center for all body activities. Responds and adapts t…
mass of 100 billion neurons; learning occurs as more and stro…
connects brain to spinal cord; responsible for breathing, swa…
brain and spinal cord
Nervous system
control center for all body activities. Responds and adapts t…
Brain
mass of 100 billion neurons; learning occurs as more and stro…
17 terms
Human Body - Nervous System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic nervous system
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord; process information and direct respons…
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
A subdivision of the peripheral nervous system. Controls invo…
central nervous system
Brain and spinal cord; process information and direct respons…
peripheral nervous system
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
16 terms
Human Body Systems: The Nervous System
autonomic nervous system
axon
brain
brain stem
system of nerves which control involuntary functions
part of a neuron that takes information away from a cell
controls mental and physical actions; located in the cranium…
part of brain near the spinal cord; controls reflexes, breath…
autonomic nervous system
system of nerves which control involuntary functions
axon
part of a neuron that takes information away from a cell
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The Nervous System and Human Body Systems
Nervous system
Neurons
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
controls and coordinates function throughout the body and res…
specialized cells designed to send and receive messages throu…
touch, taste, hearing, sight, responding to stimuli, in your…
all kinds of movement ... actually causes movement
Nervous system
controls and coordinates function throughout the body and res…
Neurons
specialized cells designed to send and receive messages throu…
23 terms
Human Body and Nervous System
4 types of tissue
Label a neuron
State the function of neurotransmitter…
Acetylcholine is a common neurotransmi…
Epithelial: Skin tissue/ covers surface of organ.... Muscle: int…
Function: to signal the following neuron.... Process: Ca2+ is re…
Acetylcholine is a common neurotransmitter
4 types of tissue
Epithelial: Skin tissue/ covers surface of organ.... Muscle: int…
Label a neuron
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The Human Body: The Nervous System
Axon
Brain
Cell Body
Central Nervous System
the long threadlike part of a nerve cell along which impulses…
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
the nucleus-containing central part of a neuron exclusive of…
the complex of nerve tissues that controls the activities of…
Axon
the long threadlike part of a nerve cell along which impulses…
Brain
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
20 terms
The Human Body: The Nervous System
Axon
Brain
Cell Body
Central Nervous System
the long threadlike part of a nerve cell along which impulses…
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
the nucleus-containing central part of a neuron exclusive of…
the complex of nerve tissues that controls the activities of…
Axon
the long threadlike part of a nerve cell along which impulses…
Brain
an organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of ver…
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Intro to Human Body and Nervous System
homeostasis
tissue
organ
organ system
it is the maintenance of a stable internal environment
a group of similar cells working together
a collection of two or more tissues that work together
a group of organs working together to perform a specific job
homeostasis
it is the maintenance of a stable internal environment
tissue
a group of similar cells working together
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Human body nervous system
What does the nervous system do?
What does your nervous system control?
What does your central nervous system…
What does the central body system proc…
It gathers and interputs information about the bodys internal…
It controls and coordinate what happens in your body with two…
It includes your brain and spinal cord.
It process all incoming and out going messages.
What does the nervous system do?
It gathers and interputs information about the bodys internal…
What does your nervous system control?
It controls and coordinate what happens in your body with two…
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Human Body - Nervous System
sensory neuron
interneuron
motor neuron
axon
the nerve cell that carries impulses from a sense receptor to…
the nerve cell that connects sensory and motor neurons
the nerve cell that transmits impulses from the brain or spin…
the long fibre that carries nerve impulses
sensory neuron
the nerve cell that carries impulses from a sense receptor to…
interneuron
the nerve cell that connects sensory and motor neurons
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The Nervous System and Human Body Systems
Nervous system
Neurons
Sensory Neurons
Motor Neurons
controls and coordinates function throughout the body and res…
specialized cells designed to send and receive messages throu…
touch, taste, hearing, sight, responding to stimuli, in your…
all kinds of movement ... actually causes movement
Nervous system
controls and coordinates function throughout the body and res…
Neurons
specialized cells designed to send and receive messages throu…
41 terms
Human Body: Nervous System
Nervous System
Ganglia
Sensory Neurons
Autonomic Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord are part of the ______.
Collections of nerve cell bodies
Face, fingers, and toes are more sensitive to stimuli because…
Controls automatic body functions like heartbeat and digestion
Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord are part of the ______.
Ganglia
Collections of nerve cell bodies
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Human Body: (nervous system)
action potential
afferent neuron
auditory canal
axon
the transmission of a signal along the axon of a neuron
neuron that conducts impulses towards the CNS
the tube through which air enters the ear
in a neuron, carried impulses away from the cell body
action potential
the transmission of a signal along the axon of a neuron
afferent neuron
neuron that conducts impulses towards the CNS
Human Body: Nervous system
brain
billion
neuron
nerve
10億
ニューロン
神経
brain
billion
10億
17 terms
Human Body - Nervous System
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic nervous system
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord; process information and direct respons…
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
A subdivision of the peripheral nervous system. Controls invo…
central nervous system
Brain and spinal cord; process information and direct respons…
peripheral nervous system
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
108 terms
Human Body: Nervous System
4 levels of structure
Four types of tissues
Epithelial tissues
Nervous tissues
Cells... Tissues... Organs... Organ systems
Epithelial ... nervous ... connective... muscle
Lines most body surfaces ... only a few cells thick... protects aga…
Includes nerves and supporting cells
4 levels of structure
Cells... Tissues... Organs... Organ systems
Four types of tissues
Epithelial ... nervous ... connective... muscle
44 terms
Human body-Nervous System
Levels of organization of a multicellu…
Nervous System
Integumentary System
Respiratory System
cells-tissues-organs-organ system-organism
Brain, spinal cord, sense organs and nerves... Relegates behavio…
Hair, skin, nails, sweat glands... Serves as a barrier and prote…
nose, pharynx, larynx, trachea, bronchioles, bronchus and alv…
Levels of organization of a multicellu…
cells-tissues-organs-organ system-organism
Nervous System
Brain, spinal cord, sense organs and nerves... Relegates behavio…
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Human Body Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Cell body
dendrite
network of nerves and supporting cells that carries signals i…
includes the brain and spinal cord; it processes info and cre…
largest part of a typical neuron containing the nucleus and m…
extensions of the cell body of a neuron carrying impulses fro…
Peripheral Nervous System
network of nerves and supporting cells that carries signals i…
Central Nervous System
includes the brain and spinal cord; it processes info and cre…
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Human Body: Nervous System
Neuron
Cell Body
Dendrite
Axon
Nerve cell
Largest part of a typical neuron; contains the nucleus and mu…
Branchlike parts of a neuron that are specialized to receive…
A threadlike extension of a neuron that carries nerve impulse…
Neuron
Nerve cell
Cell Body
Largest part of a typical neuron; contains the nucleus and mu…
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Human Body: Nervous System
Nucleus
Cell Body
Axon
Nodes
...
largest part of the neuron
long fibers that carry impulses away from the cell body
gap between myelin sheath
Nucleus
...
Cell Body
largest part of the neuron
Human body: Nervous system
Functions of nervous system
Central nervous system (CNS)
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Somatic Nervous System (SNS)
Maintaining homeostasis... With endocrine system... Communication... R…
Brain and spinal cord
12 pairs of cranial nerves ... Carry impulses to and from brain…
voluntary
Functions of nervous system
Maintaining homeostasis... With endocrine system... Communication... R…
Central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
40 terms
Human Body Nervous System
Homeostasis
Cell body
Nucleus
Dendrites
The process by which the body's internal environment is kept…
Largest part of neuron, contains nucleus
Controls activities of cell
Carry messages to cell body
Homeostasis
The process by which the body's internal environment is kept…
Cell body
Largest part of neuron, contains nucleus
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Unit 3 Human Body Systems Nervous System
SIM
neuron
stimulus
interneuron
sensory, interneuron, motor
Nerve cell
A change in an organism's surroundings that causes the organi…
Neurons within the brain and spinal cord that communicate int…
SIM
sensory, interneuron, motor
neuron
Nerve cell
41 terms
Nervous System in Human Body
central nervous system (CNS)
peripheral nervous system
sensory
motor
brain and spinal chord
all nerves outside the CNS
conveys info from sensory receptors or nerve endings
stimulates voluntary and involuntary muscles and consists of…
central nervous system (CNS)
brain and spinal chord
peripheral nervous system
all nerves outside the CNS
53 terms
Human Body System/ Nervous System
What are the levels of organization of…
What are the eleven human organ systems?
What are the organs associate with the…
What are the organs associate with the…
Cells ... Tissues... Organs... Organ system... Organism
1. Integumentary... 2. Muscular... 3. Skeletal... 3. Nervous... 4. Circul…
Brain, spinal cord, sense organs and nerves... -Regulates behav…
Skin, hair, nails, sweat and oil glands... -Serves as a barrier…
What are the levels of organization of…
Cells ... Tissues... Organs... Organ system... Organism
What are the eleven human organ systems?
1. Integumentary... 2. Muscular... 3. Skeletal... 3. Nervous... 4. Circul…
40 terms
Human Body - The Nervous System
stimulus
response
Neuron
nerve impulse
Any change or signal in the environment that can make an orga…
What the body does in reaction to a stimulus
A cell that carries messages through the nervous system.
The message carried by a neuron.
stimulus
Any change or signal in the environment that can make an orga…
response
What the body does in reaction to a stimulus
52 terms
Nervous System/Human Body
Stimulus
Neuron
Dendrite
Interneuron
Any change or signal in the environment that an organism can…
Large cell body that contains the nucleus, threadlike extensi…
Branchlike structure that picks up the impulses
Carries a nerve impulse to another interneuron or to a motor…
Stimulus
Any change or signal in the environment that an organism can…
Neuron
Large cell body that contains the nucleus, threadlike extensi…
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Human body (nervous system)
Define homeostasis
How does the nervous system maintain b…
How does the endocrine system maintain…
What occurs during the fight or flight…
Describes the body progress of maintaining and your consisten…
By controlling in regulating the other parts of the body usin…
By controlling in regulating the other parts of the body usin…
Heart rate and breathing rate increases, digestion slows, pup…
Define homeostasis
Describes the body progress of maintaining and your consisten…
How does the nervous system maintain b…
By controlling in regulating the other parts of the body usin…
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The nervous system of the human body
Neuron
Axon
Dendrite
Central nervous system
A cell that carries messages throughout the nervous system.
A long fiber that carries impulses away from the cell body of…
Extension of the cell body of a neuron that carries impulses…
Senses the environment and then processes info and responds w…
Neuron
A cell that carries messages throughout the nervous system.
Axon
A long fiber that carries impulses away from the cell body of…
60 terms
The nervous system and the human body
How is the human body organized?... And w…
What is homoeostasis? give an example.
epithelial tissue
connective tissue
The levels of organization in a multicellular organism includ…
The process by which organisms keep internal conditions relat…
tissue that covers the surface of the body and lines internal…
provides support for the body and connects its parts. holds o…
How is the human body organized?... And w…
The levels of organization in a multicellular organism includ…
What is homoeostasis? give an example.
The process by which organisms keep internal conditions relat…
Body Systems: The Human Nervous System
What are the functions of the nervous…
Receive input
Process information
Initiate response
1. Receive input... 2. Process information... 3. Initiate response
Collect information about the internal and external environment
Interpret the incoming stimuli and determine a response
Send signals to muscles and glands in response to the interna…
What are the functions of the nervous…
1. Receive input... 2. Process information... 3. Initiate response
Receive input
Collect information about the internal and external environment
Nervous System and The Human Body
External
Internal
Neurons
3 types of neurons
touching something hot/ cold
A fever; which makes you sweat
Specialized cells designed to send and receive messages throu…
sensory... motor... interneurons
External
touching something hot/ cold
Internal
A fever; which makes you sweat
60 terms
The nervous system and the human body
How is the human body organized?... And w…
What is homoeostasis? give an example.
epithelial tissue
connective tissue
The levels of organization in a multicellular organism includ…
The process by which organisms keep internal conditions relat…
tissue that covers the surface of the body and lines internal…
provides support for the body and connects its parts. holds o…
How is the human body organized?... And w…
The levels of organization in a multicellular organism includ…
What is homoeostasis? give an example.
The process by which organisms keep internal conditions relat…
43 terms
Human Body Systems & Nervous System Unit Vocab
Cell Differentiation
Levels of Organization
Pluripotent
Totipotent
the process of cells forming specific jobs and functions.
"The human body consists of 4 levels of organization. Cell-->…
A cell that can become most types of cells in the human body.…
embryonic stem cells that have the ability to differentiate i…
Cell Differentiation
the process of cells forming specific jobs and functions.
Levels of Organization
"The human body consists of 4 levels of organization. Cell-->…
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Human Body System - Nervous System
nervous system
sensory input
integration of data
motor output
processes sensory information and control responses
receives
process
sends out
nervous system
processes sensory information and control responses
sensory input
receives
15 terms
Intro to Human Body and Nervous System
homeostasis
tissue
organ
organ system
it is the maintenance of a stable internal environment
a group of similar cells working together
a collection of two or more tissues that work together
a group of organs working together to perform a specific job
homeostasis
it is the maintenance of a stable internal environment
tissue
a group of similar cells working together
11 terms
Human Body Systems- Nervous System
autonomic nervous system (N)
axon (N)
cell body (N)
central nervous system (N)
(part of peripheral nervous system) Involuntary control... ex/ i…
takes information away from the cell body.
contains the nucleus.
Brain and Spinal Cord (down the center of your body)... protecte…
autonomic nervous system (N)
(part of peripheral nervous system) Involuntary control... ex/ i…
axon (N)
takes information away from the cell body.
15 terms
Human Body- Nervous System Vocabulary
nerve
nervous system
brain stem
Endocrine System
A bundle of axons from different neurons that transmit nerve…
Made of structures that control the actions and reactions of…
controls involuntary processes like heart rate, blood pressur…
Controls body functions and helps maintain homeostasis by usi…
nerve
A bundle of axons from different neurons that transmit nerve…
nervous system
Made of structures that control the actions and reactions of…
11 terms
human body systems-nervous system
nervous system is made up by the:
main purpose of spinal cord:
the spinal cord is protected by the :
the spinal cord is made up of:
brain, nerves, and spinal cord
main pathway for information connecting the brain and peripha…
bony spinal column
bones called vertebrae
nervous system is made up by the:
brain, nerves, and spinal cord
main purpose of spinal cord:
main pathway for information connecting the brain and peripha…
25 terms
Biology Chapter 11 Human Body Nervous System
nervous system
the two parts of the nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
complex network of nervous tissue that carries electrical imp…
the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system
CNS - consists of the brain and the spinal cord
PNS - nerves that run through the body (except in the brain a…
nervous system
complex network of nervous tissue that carries electrical imp…
the two parts of the nervous system
the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system
LLS Human Body chapter 4 Nervous System
nerve cell
brain
spinal cord
nerve
makes up nervous system, contains axons and dendrites for com…
control center for the entire body
nerves that run up and down the length of the back and transm…
a bundle of nerve fibers
nerve cell
makes up nervous system, contains axons and dendrites for com…
brain
control center for the entire body
49 terms
Human Body Systems - Nervous and Endocrine
What is the endocrine system made up of?
The endocrine system produces ____1___…
2 types of hormones:
hypothalamus
glands that release products directly into the blood (meaning…
1. hormones... 2. blood... 3. target cells
steroidal... nonsteroidal
produces hormones that control the pituitary gland... located a…
What is the endocrine system made up of?
glands that release products directly into the blood (meaning…
The endocrine system produces ____1___…
1. hormones... 2. blood... 3. target cells
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Apologia -- The Human Body: Fearfully and Wonderfully Made! Module 7: The Nervous System: Neurons and Neuroglia
Nerves
Ganglia
Spinal nerves
Cranial nerves
Bundles of axons and their sheaths which extend from the cent…
Collections of neuron cell bodies which are outside of the ce…
Nerves which originate from the spinal cord
Nerves which originate from the brain
Nerves
Bundles of axons and their sheaths which extend from the cent…
Ganglia
Collections of neuron cell bodies which are outside of the ce…
TEAS Human Body Science 8: Nervous System
Nervous System Function
Nervous System Parts
Sensory Receptors
The conduction of nervous impulses alo…
Serves as the body's control system.
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
Detect stimuli both inside and outside the body.
immediate reflexive responses
Nervous System Function
Serves as the body's control system.
Nervous System Parts
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
25 terms
Human Body- Nervous System ( Diseases)
tension headache
migraine headache
cluster headaches
convulsion or seizure
most common... shoulders, neck, and head
effects 3x men to women... one sided headaches
severe pain behind one eye
series of involuntary contractions of voluntary muscles sympt…
tension headache
most common... shoulders, neck, and head
migraine headache
effects 3x men to women... one sided headaches
37 terms
TEAS Human Body Science : Nervous System-mine
Nervous System Function
Nervous System Parts
Sensory Receptors
The conduction of nervous impulses alo…
Serves as the body's control system.
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
Detect stimuli both inside and outside the body.
immediate reflexive responses
Nervous System Function
Serves as the body's control system.
Nervous System Parts
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
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