Ch. 13a Receptors

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Ch. 13a Receptors
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  1. What are the 5 receptors of the sensory division discussed in the powerpoint?
    • Mechanoreceptors
    • Thermoreceptors 
    • Photoreceptors 
    • Chemoreceptors 
    • Nociceptors
  2. Mechanoreceptors
    Respond to mechanical force, such as touch, vibration, pressure, and stretc
  3. Thermoreceptors
    Responds to temperature changes
  4. Photoreceptors
    In the retina these respond to lig
  5. Chemoreceptors
    Responds to chemicals (molecules that are smelled or tasted, or even changes in internal chemistry such as in the blood
  6. Nociceptors
    Causes pain from potentially damaging stimul

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