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Unformatted text preview: spinal cord Cranial Nerves: 12 pairs that leave the brain directly; also work to communicate messages The Spinal Cord and Behavior Reflex Arc: Simplest behavior; occurs when a stimulus provokes an automatic response Sensory Neuron: Nerve cell that carries messages from the senses toward the CNS Connector Neuron: Nerve cell that links two others Motor Neuron: Cell that carries commands from the CNS to muscles and glands Effector Cells Cells capable of producing a response - out of the brain Affector Cells Cells capable of bringing information into the brain...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSYCHOLOGY ps 101 taught by Professor - during the Spring '10 term at Montgomery.
- Spring '10