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Nervous system 1

Central nervous system Peripheral nervous system
Brain ,spinal chord
Acts as a control center (sends electrical impulse to travel through the neurons in your Brian to your body)
Control bodily functions ex awareness movements sensation thoughts speech memory some reflex movements
What does the CENTRAL nervous consist of?
What is the function of the CENTRAL nervous system
Action and thought processing
Balance ,posture and muscle coordination
Controls muscles on the right side of the body
Controls muscles on the left side of the body
Receives visual info and interpret it
Sensory info touch temperature taste and pain
Process audio information ,launguage and memory
Voluntary movements and coordination with other parts of the brain for speech organization and planning
Lies inside the cerebrum Called the emotional brain Consist of four sections
Performs motor and sensory function
Function in cardiac rhythms ,homeostasis ,hunger,emotions,and thirst
Helps in learning and memory building
Epithalamus (consist of pineal glands
Blood pressure,breathing,heartbeat reflex and fine movement of the face and limbs
Hearing vision and eye movement
Control sensory analysis ,motor function
Control vital body function ,heart rate and breathing
Body parts outside of the brain and spinal cord
Nerves that carry messages to and from the central nervous system
Sensory and motor neuron Relays info between skin and skeletal muscles
Relays info from central nervous system to organs Involuntary can’t control
Control times of stress (flight or fight)
Created by: Zanaya