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Q: What specialized neurons detect stimuli like light and sound? A. motor neurons B. axons C. thalamus and hypothalamus D. sensory receptors
A: D. sensory receptors Our SENSES detect stimuli like sound, temperature, touch, smell and light...
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User: What specialized neurons detect stimuli like light and sound? A. motor neurons B. axons C. thalamus and hypothalamus D. sensory receptors

Weegy: D. sensory receptors Our SENSES detect stimuli like sound, temperature, touch, smell and light...
happylol56|Points 0|

User: The lower leg jerks when struck just below the kneecap. Our eyes blink shut when an object moves quickly towards our face. These are examples of A. reflex reactions. B. short-term memory. C. sensory overload. D. learned responses.

Weegy: A. reflex reactions.
wisbest|Points 1341|

User: The respiratory system depends on the nervous system for signals to A. exchange gases with the circulatory system. B. release enzymes to increase the exchange of gases. C. coordinate the muscles that control breathing. D. enhance the amount of available oxygen in the lungs.

Weegy: The correct answer is C. Coordinate musles controlling breathing.
Slayin|Points 743|

User: Cells that relay information gained from the environment to the brain are called A. chondrocytes. B. neurons. C. fibroblasts. D. macrophages.

Weegy: B. neurons. Cells that relay information gained from the environment to the brain are called neurons.
migzptz|Points 6126|

User: The basic structural unit of the nervous system is the A. axon. B. neuron. C. red blood cell. D. white blood cell.

User: Divers instinctively prevent serious damage to arms and legs by pulling them in close to the body during a dive. Which two organ systems work together to accomplish this? A. digestive and circulatory systems B. muscular and digestive systems C. nervous and muscular systems D. circulatory and nervous systems

Weegy: C. nervous and muscular systems
summerandlove|Points 220|

User: This cell is representative of the ________ system. A. endocrine B. skeletal C. nervous D. muscular

User: The peripheral nervous system includes A. the cranial nerves and spinal nerves. B. all nerves and associated cells that are not part of the brain and spinal cord. C. the brain and spinal cord. D. only the brain.

Weegy: The peripheral nervous system includes B. all nerves and associated cells that are not part of the brain and spinal cord.
patmarone|Points 5502|

User: Which of the following is the path of a nerve impulse through a neuron? A. terminal branches - axon - cell body - dendrite B. dendrite - cell body - axon - terminal branches C. cell body - dendrite - terminal branches - axon D. axon - cell body - dendrite - terminal branches

Weegy: A. cell body - dendrite - terminal branches - axon is the path of a nerve impulse through a neuron.
sujaysen|Points 2216|

User: Neurotransmitter molecules are removed from a synapse by A. being absorbed by adjoining muscle tissue. B. being broken down by enzymes. C. being reabsorbed by the presynaptic neuron. D. both (B) and (C).

Weegy: D. both (B) and (C).
rickjames|Points 884|

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