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Nervous System QUIZ!

Spiral Cord Column of bundles of nerve cells that carry impulses to and from the brain.
Response an action or change in behavior that occurs die to a stimulus
Medulla controls involuntary actions- heartbeat, breathing, and blood pressure.
Sensory Neuron receive info and send impulses to brain or spiral cord
Motor Neuron conduct impulses from the brain to muscles and glands throughout your body
Cerebellum coordinates your muscle action & helps you keep your balance.
cerebrum largest part of brain, movement, sight, speech, & thinking
Impulse message carried by nerve cells
brain coordinates all of the body's activities
right hemisphere controls left side of body
left hemisphere controls right side of body
reflex an involuntary, automatic response to a stimulus controlled by the spiral cord
automatic nervous system regulates involuntary organs, muscles & glands
peripheral nervous system carries messages to and from the CNS to the muscles and organs
central nervous system brain & spiral cord, controls movement & action of the entire body
neuron a cell that carries information through nervous system
dendrites receive messages &send them to cell body
left brain speaking reading writing words numbers
right brain shapes drawing painting music ideas humor
Created by: jaimejojo