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8 terms
the nervous system
nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
brain and spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
central nervous system
brain and spinal cord
The Nervous System
nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
nerves
the body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
the brain and spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
neural "cables" containing many axons. These bundled axons, w…
nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
central nervous system
the brain and spinal cord
Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerves
body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consistin…
controls activities of the body and consists of brain and spi…
sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervous sy…
bundle of fibers that transmits impulses of sensation to the…
Nervous System
body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consistin…
Central Nervous System
controls activities of the body and consists of brain and spi…
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Systems (Psychology)
Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)
Somatic Nervous System
Endocrine System
Parasympathetic Nervous System
Part of the peripheral nervous system that controls the gland…
Divisions of the peripheral nervous system that controls the…
The body's slow chemical communication system, a set of the g…
Division of the autonomic nervous system that calms the body,…
Autonomic Nervous System (ANS)
Part of the peripheral nervous system that controls the gland…
Somatic Nervous System
Divisions of the peripheral nervous system that controls the…
unit 3A terms part 2
nervous system
Central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
nerves
the bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consis…
The brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
bundled axons that form neural cables connecting the central…
nervous system
the bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consis…
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cord
9 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nerves
The body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
Brain & Spinal Cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Bundles of axons that form neural "cables" connecting the cen…
Nervous System
The body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Brain & Spinal Cord
12 terms
Nervous System/ Endocrine System
Nervous System
Neurons
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
bodys speedy electrochemical communications network consistin…
nerve cell... basic building block of the nervous system
brain and spinal cord... bodys decision maker
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the Central Nervou…
Nervous System
bodys speedy electrochemical communications network consistin…
Neurons
nerve cell... basic building block of the nervous system
9 terms
Psychology chapter 2
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
Myelin sheath
Nerve cell: the basic building block of the nervous system
A neurons bushy branching extensions they receive messages an…
The neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
A fatty tissue layer segmentally encasing the axons of some n…
Neuron
Nerve cell: the basic building block of the nervous system
Dendrite
A neurons bushy branching extensions they receive messages an…
14 terms
Nervous System
Nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Central nervous system
Synapse
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
The brain and spinal cord
A junction or space where information is transmitted from one…
Nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Peripheral nervous system
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
13 terms
Flash cards psych 2.2
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerves
Sensory Nervous
The brain and spinal cord
The sensory neurons that connect the central nervous system t…
Neural "cables" containing many axons. These bundled axons, w…
Neurons that carry incoming information from the sense recept…
Central Nervous System
The brain and spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
The sensory neurons that connect the central nervous system t…
12 terms
Psych chp 2
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Nerves
The bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
The brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Bundled axons that form neural cables connecting the central…
Nervous system
The bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cord
7 terms
Nervous system
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Somatic nervous system
Body's speedy electrochemical communication network
The brain and spinal cords
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Part of peripheral nervous system... Controls bodies skeletal mu…
Nervous system
Body's speedy electrochemical communication network
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cords
13 terms
Nervous system
Nervous system
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerves
The body's speedy electrochemical communication system. Consi…
The brain and spinal cord
Sensory & motor neurons connect the CNS to the rest of the body
Containing many axons. Connect the CNS with glands, muscles &…
Nervous system
The body's speedy electrochemical communication system. Consi…
Central Nervous System
The brain and spinal cord
13 terms
AP Psych Unit 3 pt.2
nervous system
central nervous system(CNS)
peripheral nervous system(PNS)
nerves
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
the brain and spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the centra…
nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
central nervous system(CNS)
the brain and spinal cord
10 terms
Nervous system questions.
What is the nervous system divided into?
What is the peripheral nervous system…
What is the autonomic system divided i…
What does the nervous system do?
Peripheral, central (brain and spinal cord)
Autonomic, somatic nervous systems.
Sympathetic (arousing), parasympathetic (calming).
The bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
What is the nervous system divided into?
Peripheral, central (brain and spinal cord)
What is the peripheral nervous system…
Autonomic, somatic nervous systems.
16 terms
Module 10
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Nerves
The bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consis…
Includes the brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the centra…
Nervous system
The bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consis…
Central nervous system
Includes the brain and spinal cord
8 terms
The Nervous System
Nervous system
Central nervous sytem
Peripheral nervous system
Nerves
The body's speedy communication network consisting of all the…
Includes brain and spinal cord, the body's decision maker
Transmits CNS décisions to the rest of the body
Electrical cables formed of bundles of axon ... Links. The CNS w…
Nervous system
The body's speedy communication network consisting of all the…
Central nervous sytem
Includes brain and spinal cord, the body's decision maker
9 terms
Nervous System
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Somatic Nervous System
the bodies speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
the brain and spinal cord
all the nerves outside the brain and spinal cord
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
Nervous System
the bodies speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
Central Nervous System
the brain and spinal cord
18 terms
Nervous System
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Synapse
Neuron
The body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
The brain and spinal cord
A junction or space where information is transmitted from one…
Another name for nerve cell
Nervous system
The body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cord
58 terms
Unit 3 Set 2: The Nervous System, Brainstem, Cortex
nervous system
central nervous system (cns)
peripheral nervous system (pns)
nerves
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Brain and spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the centra…
nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
central nervous system (cns)
Brain and spinal cord
16 terms
Module 10: The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
hormones
nervous system
adrenal glands
pituitary gland
chemical messengers released mostly by endocrine system - The…
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
This gland is located on the kidneys, they release hormones t…
This produces hormones which regulate growth from infancy to…
hormones
chemical messengers released mostly by endocrine system - The…
nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
12 terms
The Nervous System
Nervous system
Central and peripheral nervous system
Central nervous system (CNS)
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Our speedy electrochemical communication network made up of a…
Name the 2 parts of the nervous system
Part of the nervous system involving the brain and spinal cord
Part of the nervous system involving sensory/motor neurons th…
Nervous system
Our speedy electrochemical communication network made up of a…
Central and peripheral nervous system
Name the 2 parts of the nervous system
8 terms
Ch.2- Nervous System
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nervous System
Autonomic nervous system
The brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Body's speedy electrochemical communication network
(Part of PNS) controls glands and muscles of internal organs
Central Nervous System (CNS)
The brain and spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
12 terms
Nervous System
Nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Central nervous system
Neuron
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
The brain and spinal cord
Another name for nerve cell
Nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Peripheral nervous system
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
20 terms
Psych Chapter 2
neuron
dendrites
axon
myelin sheath
a nerve cell
a neuron's bushy, branching extension s that receive messages…
the neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
a fatty tissue layer segmentally encasing the axons of some n…
neuron
a nerve cell
dendrites
a neuron's bushy, branching extension s that receive messages…
18 terms
The Nervous System and Endocrine System
Nervous System
Peripheral Nervous System
Nerves
Somatic Nervous System
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the centra…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls v…
Nervous System
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
Peripheral Nervous System
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
26 terms
AP Psych
Biological psychology
Neuron
Dendrite
Axon
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receives mes…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
Biological psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
Neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
26 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A: NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
13 terms
Module 10
Nervous system
Central nervous system (CNS)
Peripheral nervous system (PNS)
Nerves
The body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
the brain and spinal cord; Decision makers
he sensory and motor neurons that that connect the CNS to the…
bundles axons no cable central nervous system with muscle gla…
Nervous system
The body's speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
Central nervous system (CNS)
the brain and spinal cord; Decision makers
24 terms
Nervous System Terms
neuron
dendrite
axon
dopamine
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system…
a neuron's bushy, branching extensions that receive messages…
the neuron extension that passes messages through its branche…
Excitatory; learning, attention, and emotion
neuron
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system…
dendrite
a neuron's bushy, branching extensions that receive messages…
8 terms
AP Psychology Unit 3A - Part 2
nervous system
peripheral nervous system
somatic nervous system
autonomic nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network cons…
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
the division of the peripheral nervous system that controls t…
the part of the peripheral nervous system that controls the g…
nervous system
the body's speedy, electrochemical communication network cons…
peripheral nervous system
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
18 terms
Psychology: The Nervous System
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Nerves
The body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
The brain and spinal cord. Everything encased bone.
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Neural cables connecting many axons. These bundled axons, whi…
Nervous system
The body's speedy electrochemical communication system, consi…
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cord. Everything encased bone.
16 terms
Module 10: The Neurons and Endocrine System
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Nerves
The bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
The brain and spinal cord
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Bundled axons that form neural cables connecting the central…
Nervous system
The bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
Central nervous system
The brain and spinal cord
21 terms
Psychology 59-63
Neurons
Nervous System
Central Nervous System
Peripheral nervous system
Nervous systems building blocks
the bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
the brain and spinal cord
the sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Neurons
Nervous systems building blocks
Nervous System
the bodies speedy electrochemical communication network consi…
15 terms
psych ch2 part3
agonists
antagonists
nervous system
central nervous sytem
molecule that increases neurotransmitters action
blocks neurotransmitter action
consists of all 3 nerve cells; it is the body's speedy electr…
(cns) brain and spinal cord
agonists
molecule that increases neurotransmitters action
antagonists
blocks neurotransmitter action
14 terms
2 Nervous stem
Nervous system
Central nervous system
Neural networks
Peripheral nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
the brain and spinal chord. Neural networks.
the brains cluster into work groups; neurons network with nea…
The sensory and motor neurons that connect the central nervou…
Nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
Central nervous system
the brain and spinal chord. Neural networks.
19 terms
Ap Psych Nervous and Endocrine System Vocab
nervous system
central nervous system
peripheral nervous system
nerves
bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consisting…
brain and spinal chord
sensory and motor neurons that connect CNS to rest of the body
neural "cable" containing many axons and they carry PNS info
nervous system
bodys speedy electrochemical communication network consisting…
central nervous system
brain and spinal chord
26 terms
NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
26 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A: NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
10 terms
Body Systems
Integumentary System
Circulatory System
Endocrine System
Skeletal System
Consists of the skin, mucous membranes, hair, and nail, large…
(aka cardiovascular system) This system consists of the heart…
Controls body functions using chemicals messengers called hor…
Protects and supports body organs and provides a framework th…
Integumentary System
Consists of the skin, mucous membranes, hair, and nail, large…
Circulatory System
(aka cardiovascular system) This system consists of the heart…
27 terms
Nervous System 2
Nervous system
Peripheral nervous system
Central nervous system
Synapse
The body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
The brain and spinal cord
A junction or space where information is transmitted from one…
Nervous system
The body's speedy, electrochemical communication network, con…
Peripheral nervous system
A division of the nervous system consisting of all nerves tha…
26 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A: NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
9 terms
the nervous system
biological psychology
nervous system
central nervous system (CNS)
peripheral nervous system (PNS)
a branch of psych concerned with the links between biology an…
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
the brain and spinal cord
connects CNS to the limbs and organs, essentially serving as…
biological psychology
a branch of psych concerned with the links between biology an…
nervous system
the body's speedy electrochemical communication network, cons…
26 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A: NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
24 terms
psych ch2 part 2
endocrine system
endorphins
cell body
neuron
slow chemical communications system
natural opiate like neurotransmitters (morphine within)
cells support life
a nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
endocrine system
slow chemical communications system
endorphins
natural opiate like neurotransmitters (morphine within)
26 terms
Myers for AP Psychology Unit 3A: NEURONS & ENDOCRINE SYSTEM
biological psychology
neuron
sensory neurons
motor neurons
the study of the links between biology and behavior
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
carry information from the sensory receprtors to the brains s…
carry information and instruction from brains and spinal cord…
biological psychology
the study of the links between biology and behavior
neuron
nerve cell, basic building block of the nervous system
24 terms
unit 3
biological psychology
neuron
dendrite
axon
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
The bushy, branching extensions of a neuron that receive mess…
The extension of a neuron, ending in branching terminal fiber…
biological psychology
A branch of psychology concerned with the links between biolo…
neuron
A nerve cell; the basic building block of the nervous system
19 terms
psychology
glial cells
neuron
nerves
dendrite
support,nourish, and protect neurons
a nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
contains many axons
bushy,branchy extension of a neuron that receives messages an…
glial cells
support,nourish, and protect neurons
neuron
a nerve cell; basic building block of the nervous system
13 terms
ch 2 nervous system vocab 2
action potential
acetylchoine
endorphins
nervous system
a neural impulse; a brief electrical charge that travels down…
a neurotransmitter that, triggers muscle contraction.
"morphine within"--natural, opiatelike neurotransmitters link…
the bod's speedy, electrochemical communication system, consi…
action potential
a neural impulse; a brief electrical charge that travels down…
acetylchoine
a neurotransmitter that, triggers muscle contraction.
13 terms
AP Psychology: Unit 3: 3.3
Nervous system
Central Nervous System (CNS)
Peripheral Nervous System (PNS)
Nerves
body's speedy electrochemical communication network, consisti…
responsible for reflexes (brain and spinal cord)... Information…
sensory and motor neurons that connect the CNS to the rest of…
bundled axons that form neural "cables" connecting the CNS w/…
Nervous system
body's speedy electrochemical communication network, consisti…
Central Nervous System (CNS)
responsible for reflexes (brain and spinal cord)... Information…
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