Autonomic Nervous System

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1.  Which of the below answers is NOT correct concerning a preganglionic neuron
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2.  A postganglionic neuron
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3.  These normally have the shortest preganglionic axons.
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4.  Which of the below does NOT describe the Sympathetic division?
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5.  Which of the below does NOT describe the Sympathetic division?
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6.  Which of the below terms describes an effector innervated by both the Paraympathetic and Sympathetic divisions?
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7.  Which of the following is not considered a part of the prevertebral ganglia?
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8.  Which is not an example of parasympathetic terminal ganglia?
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9.  This is the largest autonomic plexus.
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10.  This plexus is located anterior to the fifth lumbar vertebra and supplies pelvic viscera.
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11.  These are structures containing sympathetic preganglionic axons that connect the anterior ramus of the spinal nerve with the ganglia of the sympathetic trunk.
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12.  These send postganglionic axons to the parotid salivary gland.
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13.  Acetylcholine is released by _____________postganglionic neurons and is removed______than Norepinephrine.
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14.  Autonomic tone is regulated by
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16.  Which ganglion supplies the stomach with postganglionic neurons?
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17.  Which nerve supplies the inferior mesenteric ganglion with preganglionic neurons?
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18.  The celiac ganglion supplies preganglionic neurons to
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19.  Postganglionic neurons from the otic ganglion supply
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20.  Preganglionic neurons from which nerve supply the genitals?
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21.  Postganglionic neurons from what ganglion supply the lacrimal gland?
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22.  Where is the right vagus nerve in the figure?
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23.  Where is the lesser splanchnic nerve in the figure?
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24.  Where is the right sympathetic trunk ganglion?
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25.  Where is the cardiac plexus in the figure?
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26.  Where is the hypogastric plexus in the figure?
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27.  This figure illustrates the
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28.  Stimulation of the indicated axon will
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29.  The indicated structure is a
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30.  The chromaffin cells
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31.  Acetylcholine will be found in
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32.  Acetylcholine binds to
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33.  Release of acetylcholine will
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34.  Direct application of acetylcholine to the heart
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35.  Activation of the sympathetic nervous system will cause
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36.  Alpha and beta adrenergic receptors
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37.  Nicotinic receptors
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38.  Stimulation of muscarinic receptors
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39.  Which of the following does not describe the autonomic nervous system?
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40.  The sympathetic division of the ANS is called the thoracolumbar division because:
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41.  Which organ is matched incorrectly with either its sympathetic or parasympathetic ganglion?
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42.  Which statement is false in reference to the autonomic ganglia?
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43.  Cholinergic neurons are named after the neurotransmitters that they release, the catecholamines.
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44.  An agonist is:
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45.  The definition of autonomic tone is:
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46.  Which of the following effects does not occur during the fight-or-flight response?
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47.  Which of the following sympathetic responses is mismatched with its body part?
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48.  The primary difference between an autonomic reflex arc and a somatic reflex arc is that the former has two motor neurons connecting the CNS to an effector.
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