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26 terms
Total Nervous System Vocab
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
consists of brain and spinal cord
nerves outside the central nervous system
inside the skull and is part of the central nervous system th…
a thick column of nervous tissue that links the brain to most…
central nervous system
consists of brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
nerves outside the central nervous system
10 terms
The Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
58 terms
Chapter 10 Control And Coordination (Nervous System)
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic system
autonomic system
What major division of the nervous system is made up of the b…
What major division of the nervous system is made up of all t…
What division of the peripheral nervous system controls volun…
What division of the peripheral nervous system controls invol…
central nervous system
What major division of the nervous system is made up of the b…
peripheral nervous system
What major division of the nervous system is made up of all t…
28 terms
The Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
24 terms
Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Homeostasis
Stimulus
Response
Function of endocrine system
The body maintaining balance within itself
Environmental change that causes your body to react
Your body's reaction to a stimulus; effect
Maintain homeostasis and control body functions, including gr…
Homeostasis
The body maintaining balance within itself
Stimulus
Environmental change that causes your body to react
26 terms
Nervous System Review
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
made up of the Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles…
Nerves throughout body that branch off of the central nervous…
Regulates the activity of involuntary actions (such as cardia…
central nervous system (CNS)
made up of the Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles…
13 terms
6 - Structure and Function of the Nervous System
The Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
The Somatic System
controls and coordinates functions throughout the body and re…
Brain and spinal cord
the nervous system outside the brain and spinal cord.
skeletal muscles ( voluntary movement)
The Nervous System
controls and coordinates functions throughout the body and re…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
20 terms
Control Systems: Nervous & Endocrine System by Baumann
homeostasis
nervous system
brain
spinal cord
maintain stable internal conditions. Examples include fever a…
a body system that controls and coordinates all body activiti…
main organ of the nervous system. protected by the skull, and…
bundle of wire-like nerves threaded through the backbones, th…
homeostasis
maintain stable internal conditions. Examples include fever a…
nervous system
a body system that controls and coordinates all body activiti…
12 terms
Divisions of the Nervous System
nervous system's function
the two main divisions of the nervous…
The central nervous systems function
Protects the brain
controls and coordinates functions throughout all the body an…
the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system
the control center of the body; it relays messages, processes…
the skull
nervous system's function
controls and coordinates functions throughout all the body an…
the two main divisions of the nervous…
the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system
5: Human Bio. and Health - Ch 6: The Nervous System
1. stimulus
1. response
1. neuron
1. nerve impulse
- any change or signal in the environment that can make an or…
- what the body does in reaction to a stimulus
- a cell that carries information through the nervous system
- the message carried by a neuron
1. stimulus
- any change or signal in the environment that can make an or…
1. response
- what the body does in reaction to a stimulus
25 terms
8th grade Nervous System Vocab
Central Nervous System (CNS)
somatic nervous system
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Autonomic Nervous System
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activates the skeletal muscl…
All other nerves coming off of the spine.
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activates the skeletal muscl…
63 terms
Combo with "Chapter 13 Overview of the Nervous System (Mader)" and 4 others
central nervous system (CNS)
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
neurons
Brain and spinal cord
nerves leading to or from the CNS
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
Cells that transmit electrical messages
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
nerves leading to or from the CNS
37 terms
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
Mr. Imes peripheral nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
sensory division
sensory receptors
consists of the spinal cord and brain;
network of nerves connecting central nervous system to rest o…
division of peripehral nervous sytem; made up of sensory rece…
get information for the internal (inside) and external (outsi…
central nervous system
consists of the spinal cord and brain;
peripheral nervous system
network of nerves connecting central nervous system to rest o…
22 terms
Ch. 19.1 and 19.2 Nervous System
Axon
Brain
Brain stem
Central nervous system
carries impulses away from the cell body.
part of the CNS that controls most functions in the body.
controls the bodies involuntary activities such as breathing…
consists of the brain and the spinal cord.
Axon
carries impulses away from the cell body.
Brain
part of the CNS that controls most functions in the body.
9 terms
Psychology 2: Nervous systems
The Nervous system
CNS
PNS
Spinal cord
Regulates the body's internal fuctions & the way a person rea…
Consist of the brain & spinal cord
Made up of nerve cells that send messages between the CNS & a…
Extends from the brain down the back; protects the bones of t…
The Nervous system
Regulates the body's internal fuctions & the way a person rea…
CNS
Consist of the brain & spinal cord
23 terms
Prentice Hall Life Science Chapter 15 Nervous System
stimulus
response
neurons
nerve impulse
Any change or signal in the environment that can make an orga…
What your body does in reaction to a stimulus
The cells that carry information through your nervous system
The message that a neuron carries
stimulus
Any change or signal in the environment that can make an orga…
response
What your body does in reaction to a stimulus
36 terms
Chapter 31 Overview of the Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
39 terms
Chapter 13 Overview of the Nervous System (Mader)
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
33 terms
Nervous System (Kenny)
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
10 terms
The Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Body Systems
Forms external body covering that prot…
Synthesizes vitamin D
Houses receptors of temperature, press…
Skin
Integumentary... System
Integumentary... System
Integumentary... System
Integumentary... System
Forms external body covering that prot…
Integumentary... System
Synthesizes vitamin D
Integumentary... System
24 terms
Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Homeostasis
Stimulus
Response
Function of endocrine system
The body maintaining balance within itself
Environmental change that causes your body to react
Your body's reaction to a stimulus; effect
Maintain homeostasis and control body functions, including gr…
Homeostasis
The body maintaining balance within itself
Stimulus
Environmental change that causes your body to react
72 terms
Chapter 7: The Nervous System
Nervous System (x5)
Nervous System Functions (x3)
Sensory Input
Integration
The master controlling and communicating system in our bo…
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
Sensory receptors that monitor changes (stimulus) from the in…
Processing and interpreting the sensory input and decides on…
Nervous System (x5)
The master controlling and communicating system in our bo…
Nervous System Functions (x3)
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
27 terms
HIV/AIDS Prevention Education
undetectable
PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis)
PrEP (Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis)
barrier methods
when medical tests cannot detect a person's viral load due to…
anti-HIV medication that a person takes in order to prevent H…
anti-HIV medication that a person takes on a daily basis to p…
types of STI prevention and birth control where a physical ba…
undetectable
when medical tests cannot detect a person's viral load due to…
PEP (Post-Exposure Prophylaxis)
anti-HIV medication that a person takes in order to prevent H…
14 terms
Science Nervous and Endocrine System Vocabulary
Functions of the Endocrine glands
Motor neurons
Hormones
Thyroid gland
produces chemicals that control body activities ... regulates lo…
sends impulsed to a muscle or gland , muscle or gland reacts…
turn on, turn off, speed up, slow down activities in differen…
releases energy from food molecules inside a cell
Functions of the Endocrine glands
produces chemicals that control body activities ... regulates lo…
Motor neurons
sends impulsed to a muscle or gland , muscle or gland reacts…
14 terms
Body Systems
Integumentary
Muscular system
Skeletal System
Nervous System
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Movement of and through the body.
Support and protection.
Fast acting control system; provides communication throughout…
Integumentary
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Muscular system
Movement of and through the body.
177 terms
Unit 3 Human Body Systems
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
22 terms
The Nervous System Terms (HMS Sci 7)
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 information 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
14 terms
Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nervous system
Sensory Input
Division of nervous system which includes the brain and spina…
Division of nervous system which includes 12 pairs of cranial…
A conglomeration of billions of cells specifically designed t…
Information gathered by sensory receptors about internal and…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Division of nervous system which includes the brain and spina…
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Division of nervous system which includes 12 pairs of cranial…
26 terms
Total Nervous System Vocab
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
brain
spinal cord
consists of brain and spinal cord
nerves outside the central nervous system
inside the skull and is part of the central nervous system th…
a thick column of nervous tissue that links the brain to most…
central nervous system
consists of brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system
nerves outside the central nervous system
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…
112 terms
APHY 101 Ch 11: Nervous System and Nervous Tissue Ivy Tech
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Receptors
Master controlling and communicating system of body; Cells co…
(CNS) Consists of the brain and spinal cord. It is responsibl…
(PNS) Includes all neural tissue outside the CNS; Consists ma…
Sensory structures that detect changes in the internal or ext…
Nervous System
Master controlling and communicating system of body; Cells co…
Central Nervous System
(CNS) Consists of the brain and spinal cord. It is responsibl…
72 terms
Chapter 7: The Nervous System
Nervous System (x5)
Nervous System Functions (x3)
Sensory Input
Integration
The master controlling and communicating system in our bo…
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
Sensory receptors that monitor changes (stimulus) from the in…
Processing and interpreting the sensory input and decides on…
Nervous System (x5)
The master controlling and communicating system in our bo…
Nervous System Functions (x3)
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
9 terms
Nervous System
Stimulus
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
any internal or external change that causes a response
controls the body's functions and its responses to stimuli
consists of the brain and spinal cord
consists of the many nerves which communicate between the cen…
Stimulus
any internal or external change that causes a response
Nervous System
controls the body's functions and its responses to stimuli
29 terms
Nervous System Vocabulary High School
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
made up of the brain and spinal cord - coordinates functions…
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles)
Nerves throughout body (such as cranial nerves and spinal ner…
Regulates the activity of involuntary actions (such as cardia…
central nervous system (CNS)
made up of the brain and spinal cord - coordinates functions…
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscles)
15 terms
Homeostasis II
Homeostasis
Positive Feedback
Negative Feedback
Circulatory System
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
A type of regulation that responds to a change in conditions…
A primary mechanism to maintain homeostasis, when the environ…
This system works as the transportation highway for the body.…
Homeostasis
A tendency to maintain a balanced or constant internal state;…
Positive Feedback
A type of regulation that responds to a change in conditions…
33 terms
Chapter 2: Biological Basis of Behavior - The Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
somatic nervous system
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Links the brain and spinal cord to the rest of the body
Division of PNS: controls voluntary activities (activation of…
Division of PNS: regulates the involuntary activity of the in…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Links the brain and spinal cord to the rest of the body
32 terms
Mod G Unit 1 Ch.1 Nervous System Anatomy
stimuli
sensory input
nerve impulses
action potential
any changes in an organism's environment that cause a response
Information gathered by sensory receptors about internal and…
The nervous system uses these to transmit messages from one p…
Nerve impulse
stimuli
any changes in an organism's environment that cause a response
sensory input
Information gathered by sensory receptors about internal and…
35 terms
TEAS Human Body Science 8: Nervous System
Nervous System Function
Nervous System Parts
Sensory Receptors
immediate reflexive responses
Serves as the body's control system.
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
Detect stimuli both inside and outside the body.
The conduction of nervous impulses along nerves is extremely…
Nervous System Function
Serves as the body's control system.
Nervous System Parts
The brain, spinal cord, and nerves.
28 terms
Unit 3 Body Systems
Circulatory System
Heart
Red Blood cells
Arteries
body system that transports nutrients, oxygen, carbon dioxide…
pumps blood around the body
carry oxygen
carry blood AWAY from heart
Circulatory System
body system that transports nutrients, oxygen, carbon dioxide…
Heart
pumps blood around the body
28 terms
Unit 1 Outcome 2 - Structural Levels of Organization and System Overview
integumentary system
muscular system
skeletal system
nervous system
integumentary system
muscular system
76 terms
NS: Anatomy & Physiology (A&P) - [NCSBN]
It coordinates and controls body funct…
Internal Structure of the Brain [NCSBN]
The ___________________ contains the r…
The ___________________ lobe of the ce…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Cerebrum
Frontal
It coordinates and controls body funct…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Internal Structure of the Brain [NCSBN]
35 terms
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.
12 terms
Body Systems
Integumentary
Muscular system
Skeletal System
Nervous System
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Movement of and through the body.
Support and protection.
Fast acting control system; provides communication throughout…
Integumentary
Includes skin, hair, and nails. Protects the internal body fr…
Muscular system
Movement of and through the body.
41 terms
Nervous System
Neuron
Axon
Dendrite
Nerve Cell Body
a specialized, impulse-conducting cell that is the functional…
the appendage of the neuron that transmits impulses away from…
the branching process of a neuron that conducts impulses towa…
Location of the nucleus in a neuron
Neuron
a specialized, impulse-conducting cell that is the functional…
Axon
the appendage of the neuron that transmits impulses away from…
227 terms
Ch 15 Autonomic Nervous System
somatic nervous system
somatic nervous system
somatic nervous system
somatic nervous system
Which nervous system includes things that you are consciously…
Which nervous system sends signals to your skeletal muscles?
Which nervous system deals with signals from the special sens…
Which nervous system deals with signals from the skin?
somatic nervous system
Which nervous system includes things that you are consciously…
somatic nervous system
Which nervous system sends signals to your skeletal muscles?
44 terms
Life Science Chapter 15 Nervous System
stimulus
response
neuron
nerve impulse
any change or signal in the environment that an make an organ…
what your body does in reaction to a stimulus
a cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses
the message that a neuron carries
stimulus
any change or signal in the environment that an make an organ…
response
what your body does in reaction to a stimulus
12 terms
Fundamentals of Nervous System and Tissue
Nervous System
Functions of Nervous System
Sensory Input
Integrations
- master controlling and communicating system of body... - cells…
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
information gathered by sensory receptors about internal and…
processing and interpretation of sensory input
Nervous System
- master controlling and communicating system of body... - cells…
Functions of Nervous System
1. Sensory Input... 2. Integration... 3. Motor Output
25 terms
Overview of the Nervous System
central nervous system (CNS)
somatic nervous system
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
autonomic nervous system
Brain and spinal cord
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
Cranial nerves and spinal nerves
Regulates the activity of the *cardiac muscle, smooth muscle,…
central nervous system (CNS)
Brain and spinal cord
somatic nervous system
Controls voluntary activities (activation of skeletal muscl…
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