Chap38_2008 - Chapter 38 The Nervous System and the Senses...

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Chapter 38 The Nervous System and the Senses Vocabulary action potential autonomic nervous system axon blood-brain barrier brain cell body central nervous system cerebellum cerebral cortex cerebral hemisphere cerebrospinal fluid cerebrum chemoreceptor cochlea cone corpus callosum dendrite effector excitatory postsynaptic potential forebrain ganglion gray matter hair cell hindbrain hypothalamus inhibitory postsynaptic potential intensity interneuron mechanoreceptor medulla meninges midbrain motor neuron myelin nerve neuron neurotransmitter optic nerve pain receptor parasympathetic division peripheral nerve peripheral nervous system photopigment photoreceptor pons postsynaptic neuron postsynaptic potential presynaptic neuron primary motor areas primary sensory areas receptor receptor potential reflex
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resting potential retina rod sensory neuron sensory receptor somatic nervous system smell spinal cord summation sympathetic division synapse synaptic terminal taste taste bud thermoreceptor
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Chap38_2008 - Chapter 38 The Nervous System and the Senses...

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