Biological Bases of Behavior-Functional Organization of Nervous System (AP Psychology): Questions 1 - 5 of 16

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Question number: 1

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Information is first received by a nerve cell at the

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Choice (4) Response

a.

axon.

b.

telodendria.

c.

myelin sheath.

d.

dendrites.

Question number: 2

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Of the three different types of the neurons, sensory neurons are unique in that they:

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a.

Carry impulses from the brain and spinal cord to parts of the body that then respond to the impulse.

b.

Reside exclusively in the peripheral nervous system has two functions, to send signals to motor neurons, and to receive signals from receptors.

c.

Receive information from the receptor cells and send this information to the brain or spinal cord.

d.

Connect Peripheral nervous system to central nervous system

Question number: 3

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The four parts of the neurons are:

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Choice (4) Response

a.

Axon, dendrites, terminal buttons and nodes of Ranvier

b.

Axon, cell body, dendrites and terminal buttons

c.

Axon, cell body, myelin sheath and dendrites

d.

Axon, dendrites, nucleus and terminal buttons

Question number: 4

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The branchlike structures of the neuron that receive neural impulses are known as:

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a.

terminal knobs

b.

dendrites

c.

myelin

d.

glial cells

Question number: 5

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Effectors and receptor cells are different in:

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a.

Their conduction speed

b.

The corresponding branch of the nervous system to which they belong

c.

The direction in which they carry nerve impulses

d.

Their composition of conduction

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