Nervous System Study Guide

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NERVOUS SYSTEM STUDY GUIDE

1.3 FUNCTIONS OF NERVOUS SYSTEM

2.2 MAJOR NERVOUS SYSTEMS

3.AFFERENT VS. EFFERENT NERVES. What does each do?

4.SOMATIC VS AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM What does each do? Which is involuntary?

5.SYMPATHETIC VS PARASYMPATHETIC What are some things that happen when you get scared? When you have just had a big meal?

6.Draw the Graphic Organizer for the nervous system

7.ANATOMY OF A NEURON with a MYELIN SHEATH

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|Nerve Part |Function / Description | |SOMA (cell body) | | | | | |DENDRITE | | | | | |AXON | | | | | |SCHWANN CELLS | | | | | |MYELIN SHEATH | | | | | |NODES OF RANVIER | | | | | |AXON TERMINALS | | | | |

8.SYNAPSE and SYNAPTIC CLEFT Where are they and how do they work?

9. Define NEUROGLIA and tell what it does

10.GRAY MATTER VS WHITE MATTER Which one is myelinated and be able to label it on a spinal cord diagram

11.TYPES OF NEURONS (3) LOCATION OF INTERNEURONS Where are the cell bodies found and where do the axons travel to? | |FUNCTION |LOCATION OF CELL BODY AND AXON | |AFFERENT | | | | | | | |EFFERENT | | | | | | | |INTERNEURON | | | | | | |

12.DEFINITION AND LOCATION OF GANGLION

13.4 types of SENSORY RECEPTORS and what they sense.
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