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nervous sensory system
1; cerebral cortex
central nervous system is composed?
brain and spinal cord
simplest reflex arc
synapse and transmitter
result from a single synapse between sensory and motor neurons.
more than one synapse as the signal passes through interneurons in the spinal cord (polysynaptic reflex).
the senses of taste and smell rely on this
types of taste
chemoreceptors(related to smell) oil factory epithelium
the human retina has two types of photoreceptors (Sight)
Rods and Cones
Eye anatomy and function
myopia (rays of light converge too soon, anterior to the retina)
eye pathology Hyperopia
(rays of light converge too late, posterior to the retina)
hyperropia and myopia
an example of mechanoreceptors
propioreceptors (field sobrity tests)