Human System � Nervous

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Unformatted text preview: Click to edit Master subtitle style 7/28/11 Human System Nervous SCI/230 INTRODUCTION TO LIFE SCIENCE Crystal Lowe July 17th, 2011 7/28/11 Three General Functions of the Nervous System  Sensing specific information about external and internal conditions  Integrating the information between external and internal conditions  Issuing commands for a response from the muscles or glands 7/28/11 22 7/28/11 Central Nervous System (CNS)  Made up of the brain and spinal cord  Primary form of communication in the CNS is the neuron  The CNS is responsible for processing every sensation and thought  Passes messages out to the rest of the body in order to control movement, actions and 7/28/11 33 7/28/11 The Peripheral Nervous System  Composed of a number of nerves that extend outside of the central nervous system....
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This note was uploaded on 07/27/2011 for the course SCI 230 taught by Professor Ratanya during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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