BIO.CH.16.QUIZ - Question 1 0 out of 5 points The autonomic...

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Question 1 0 out of 5 points The autonomic nervous system is a subdivision of the: Answer Selected Answer: central nervous system Correct Answer: peripheral nervous system Question 2 5 out of 5 points The lower motor neurons of the somatic nervous system (SNS) exert direct control over skeletal muscles. By contrast, in the ANS there is: Answer Selected Answer: a synapse interposed between the CNS and the peripheral effector
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Correct Answer: a synapse interposed between the CNS and the peripheral effector Question 3 5 out of 5 points Preganglionic fibers from the thoracic and lumbar segments form the: Answer Selected Answer: sympathetic division of the ANS Correct Answer: sympathetic division of the ANS Question 4 5 out of 5 points The system that coordinates cardiovascular, respiratory, digestive, urinary and reproductive functions is the: Answer
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Selected Answer: autonomic nervous system (ANS) Correct Answer: autonomic nervous system (ANS) Question 5 5 out of 5 points The division of the nervous system that "kicks in" during periods of exertion, stress, or emergency is the: Answer Selected Answer: sympathetic division of the ANS Correct Answer: sympathetic division of the ANS Question 6 5 out of 5 points
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The nerve bundle that carries preganglionic fibers to a nearby sympathetic chain ganglion is the: Answer Selected Answer: white ramus Correct Answer: white ramus Question 7 5 out of 5 points The important function(s) of the postganglionic fibers that enter the thoracic cavity in autonomic nerves include: Answer Selected Answer: a, b, and c are correct Correct Answer: a, b, and c are correct
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Correct Answer: acetylcholine Question 10 5 out of 5 points At neuroeffector junctions, typical sympathetic postganglionic fibers release: Answer Selected Answer: norepinephrine Correct Answer: norepinephrine Question 11 0 out of 5 points When specific neurotransmitters are released by postganglionic fibers, stimulation or inhibition of activity depends on: Answer
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Selected Answer: the target organ that is affected Correct Answer: the response of the membrane receptor to the presence of the neurotransmitter Question 12 0 out of 5 points Cholinergic postganglionic sympathetic fibers which innervate the sweat glands of the skin and the blood vessels of the skeletal muscles are stimulated during exercise to: Answer Selected Answer: increase the smooth muscle activity in the digestive tract for better digestion Correct Answer: keep the body cool and provide oxygen and nutrients to active skeletal muscles Question 13 0 out of 5 points
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This note was uploaded on 05/02/2011 for the course BIOLOGY 159 taught by Professor Hamm during the Spring '11 term at Harry S. Truman College - CCC.

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BIO.CH.16.QUIZ - Question 1 0 out of 5 points The autonomic...

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