SQ Senses - Study Questions Senses 1. Where are the somatic...

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Study Questions – Senses 1. Where are the somatic senses located? What environmental stimuli do they detect? Describe examples. (Ch 12.1, p275; sl 1) 2. List the five special senses and the type of receptors that are part of each sense. (Ch 12.1, p275; sl 1) 3. A sensory receptor detects a change in the environment, called a ______________, and converts that to a signal in the form of ______________ _________________. (Ch 12.1, p273) 4. When the brain receives a signal from a sensory neuron, it knows how to interpret that signal based on what two basic traits of the signal? (Ch12.1, p274) 5. Pain of a heart attack can be sensed as shoulder pain. What is this perception called and why does it occur? (12.2, p277) 6. Pat wore her favorite fragrance to the movies. Another theater patron in the row behind her complained initially about the strong smell. By the time the manager arrived a few minutes later, the complaining patron could no longer detect the odor. Explain what happened and why. (12.1, p274)
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