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Since test 2

Instinct, learned, or reflex: riding a skateboard? Learned
Instinct, learned, or reflex: hibernation? instinct
Instinct, learned, or reflex: using a cup to drink Learned
Instinct, learned, or reflex: using tools? Learned
Instinct, learned, or reflex: blinking when something comes toward you? Reflex
Instinct, learned, or reflex: chipmunks gathering nuts? Instinct
What is the function of the central nervous system? Massage to the brain to other parts of the body so they can move.
A mosquito lands on my arm and I slap it. What is the stimulus? Mosquito landing on arm
A mosquito lands on my arm and I slap it. What is the response? Slapping the mosquito
I spilled a drink on my lap, causing me to jump up. What is the stimulus? The drink spilling
I spilled a drink on my lap, causing me to jump up. What is the response? Adaptation
What is a structure, feature, or behavior that helps an organism survive and reproduce? Jumping up
What is a behavior known from birth? An instinct
What is a behavior that needs to be taught? Learned behavior
What is an involuntary response to a stimulus? Reflex
What is something that causes an action or response? Stimulus
What is the action caused by the stimulus? Response
Describe the pathway that messages needs to travel in your body so you avoid being hit in a game of dodgeball. Visual stimulus travels to your brain through sensory neurons. The brain makes a decision and sends a message to “move” to your muscles through motor neurons.
Adaption a special skill which helps an animal to survive and do everything it needs to do.
Instinct Some thing you did not learn and you were born to do it
Learned Behavior You learned a better behavior and you learned something you did not know how to do for example riding a bike
Reflex A message sent to your brain and you move with out thinking about it
Stimulus The Cause of something
Response The Effects of something
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