Psychology Chapter 6 Question Preview (ID: 7214)


Covering Section 1...the Nervous System.

The brain and the spinal cord comprise the
a) central nervous system
b) peripheral nervous system
c) neurotransmitters
d) autonomic nervous system

Messages move to and from the brain along thin cells called
a) neurotransmitters
b) synapses
c) neurons
d) axons

The space between neurons is the
a) neurotransmitter
b) axon
c) dendrite
d) synapse

The nerves that brance beyond the spinal cord are the
a) central nervous system
b) peripheral nervous system
c) neurons
d) myelin sheath

Voluntary movements are controlled by the
a) autonomic nervous system
b) peripheral nervous system
c) somatic nervous system
d) brain

The ______ can excite a neuron or stop it from transmitting.
a) neuron
b) synapse
c) central nervous system
d) neurotransmitter

One's heartbeat is controlled by the
a) autonomic nervous system
b) peripheral nervous system
c) somatic nervous system
d) neurotransmitters

All of these are part of the central nervous system except
a) the brain
b) spinal cord
c) lungs
d) none of the above

Which of these is not a basic part of a neuron?
a) dendrite
b) cell body
c) axon
d) neurotransmitter

Which of these is not an involuntary reflex?
a) eating
b) heartbeat
c) digestion
d) none of the above

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