Objective 1 - Nervous System Classifications

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Nervous System Quizzes & Trivia

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  • 1. 
    What is the classification for the part of the nervous system that is under voluntary control?
    • A. 

      Central nervous system

    • B. 

      Somatic nervous system

    • C. 

      Autonomic nervous system

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 2. 
    If nerves belonging to the somatic nervous system were damaged, we would probably not be able to… 
    • A. 

      Pump blood through contractions of cardiac muscle

    • B. 

      Move the skeletal muscles of our arms and legs

    • C. 

      Digest food in our intestines

    • D. 

      Feel sensations through our skin

  • 3. 
    Which of the following is a parasympathetic response?
    • A. 

      Increased heart rate

    • B. 

      Faster breathing rate

    • C. 

      Increased adrenaline

    • D. 

      Slowed breathing

  • 4. 
    You are being chased by this zombie. Which classification of the nervous system helps your body respond to the fear and stress that you feel?
    • A. 

      Sympathetic nervous system

    • B. 

      Parasympathetic nervous system

    • C. 

      Somatic nervous system

    • D. 

      None of the above

  • 5. 
    Which division of the nervous system includes the entire brain and the spinal cord?
    • A. 

      Autonomic nervous system

    • B. 

      Parasympathetic nervous system

    • C. 

      Central nervous system

    • D. 

      Peripheral nervous system

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