Anatomy Chapter 18 Study guide

Anatomy Chapter 18 Study guide - Chapter 18 1. _What is a...

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Chapter 18 1. ______________What is a specialized cell or process that monitors conditions in the body or in the external environment? 2. ______________What causes sensation? 3. ______________What are the 6 general senses 4. ______________What kind of receptor tells the CNS about the external environment? 5. ______________What kind of receptor tells the CNS about body position? 6. ______________What kind of receptor tells the CNS about internal environment? 7. ______________What do nocicepters deal with? 8. ______________What causes the nocicepter to be activated? 9. ______________Do nociceptors have free nerve endings? 10. ______________What kind of receptor responds to temperature? 11. ______________Do these receptors have free nerve endings? 12. ______________What kind of receptors respond to physical distortion, contact, or pressure? 13. ______________Name the three classes of the above receptor 14. ______________What does the first class provide? 15. ______________What does the second class detect? 16. ______________What does the third class monitor? 17. ______________Which class monitors the degree of lung expansion? 18. ______________What kind of receptors monitor chemical composition in body fluids?
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