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Unformatted text preview: system and they are carried along motor nerves to perform voluntary actions. These actions include moving your arms, hands, fingers, jaw, tongue, and mouth. The autonomic nervous system regulates involuntary functions such as digesting the banana you just ate. 4a) Endocrine hormones such as insulin are used to regulate physical digestion in this behavior. 4b) Signals that trigger the secretion of hormones are regulated by the hypothalamus. 1) The glandular activity needed for this behavior to occur includes the pancreas, which regulates blood sugar levels and plays a key role in hunger and eating....
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- Spring '08