A & P III Nervous System

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A & P III Nervous System is a quiz designed to test and advance your knowledge on the Central Nervous System. How good are you with the CNS? Take up the challenge below and see how good you are.


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The two functions of the nervous system are
    • A. 

      Stimulate movement

    • B. 

      Provide better cellular respiration

    • C. 

      Maintain homeostatis

    • D. 

      Cause atrial depolarization

  • 2. 
    Name the two parts of the Central Nervous System (CNS)
  • 3. 
    Name the two main divisions of the nervous system
    • A. 

      Somatic Nervous System

    • B. 

      Central Nervous System

    • C. 

      Autonomic Nervous System

    • D. 

      Peripheral Nervous System

  • 4. 
    The nerve cells that convey information from receptors in the body to the CNS. Also called sensory neurons.
    • A. 

      Efferent

    • B. 

      Neurons

    • C. 

      Neuroglia

    • D. 

      Afferent

  • 5. 
    Conveys information from CNS to muscles and glands. Also called sensory neurons.
    • A. 

      Efferent

    • B. 

      Neurons

    • C. 

      Neuroglia

    • D. 

      Afferent

  • 6. 
    This system has efferent neurons that conduct impulses from CNS to skeletal muscles or voluntary muscles.
    • A. 

      Peripheral

    • B. 

      Autonomic

    • C. 

      Somatic

    • D. 

      Central

  • 7. 
    This system is made up of efferent neurons that convey impulses from CNS to smooth muscle tissue, cariac muscles and glands.
    • A. 

      Peripheral

    • B. 

      Autonomic

    • C. 

      Somatic

    • D. 

      Central