Neuroscience And Behavior/ Guided Lecture 1

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Neuroscience And Behavior Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    a part of a neuron which recieves information from other neurons and grows in size via stimulation.
    • A. 

      Axon

    • B. 

      Dendrites

    • C. 

      Nodes of Ranvier

    • D. 

      Myelin Sheath

    • E. 

      Synapse

  • 2. 
    If the_________disintegrates then neural speed could be affected resulting in multiple sclerosis.
  • 3. 
    In roder for an action potential to occur then a neuron has to be at -70 charge referred to as the resting potential.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 4. 
    During the refractory perios or state of hyperpolarization a neuron is capable of firing an action potetntial.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 5. 
    The_________is comprised of the brain and spinal cord.
  • 6. 
    Which nervous system is responsible for connecting the body to the central nervous system?
    • A. 

      Somatic

    • B. 

      Central

    • C. 

      Parasympathetic

    • D. 

      Sympathetic

    • E. 

      Peripheral

  • 7. 
    Which part of the peripheral nervous system controls voluntary movements within the body?
    • A. 

      Somatic

    • B. 

      Autonomic

    • C. 

      Central

    • D. 

      Sympathetic

    • E. 

      Parasympathetic

  • 8. 
    Sensory neurons carry environmental information via afferent nerves in the peripheral nervous system to the central nervous system where __________ travel within the central nervous system then relaying the motor neuron to carry out an action through an efferent nerve in the peripheral nervous system.
  • 9. 
    A lack of acetycholine could lead to Alzheimer's disease.
    • A. 

      True

    • B. 

      False

  • 10. 
    _________ are drugs that are designed to mimic a neurotransmitter.
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