Nervous System III Senses

Question 1 of 10

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Receptors for the special senses are found

Select one of the following:

  • throughout the integumentary system.

  • primarily in the head.

  • in the fingertips.

  • in internal organs.

Question 2 of 10

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Sensory receptors include

Select one of the following:

  • photoreceptors.

  • mechanoreceptors

  • chemoreceptors.

  • all of the above.

Question 3 of 10

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The sequence of information flow in response to biting into a slice of pizza is

Select one of the following:

  • perception, sensation, impulse send to CNS, sensory receptors activated.

  • sensory receptors activated, impulse sent to CNS, sensation, perception.

  • impulse sent to CNS, sensory receptors activated, perception, sensation

  • impulse sent to CNS, sensory receptors activated, perception, sensation.

Question 4 of 10

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The Golgi tendon organ is stimulated more when

Select one of the following:

  • muscle tension increases.

  • muscle tension decreases.

  • muscle tension stays the same.

  • muscles are metabolically active and produce oxygen.

Question 5 of 10

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Taste receptors are

Select one of the following:

  • unable to divide.

  • found only on the tongue.

  • modified epithelial cells.

  • modified connective tissue cells.

Question 6 of 10

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Rhodopsin is found in ____ cells.

Select one of the following:

  • rod

  • olfactory receptor

  • lens.

  • cone

Question 7 of 10

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Movement of hair cells in the semicircular canals signals

Select one of the following:

  • the frequency of the sound.

  • sound waves to the brain.

  • the velocity of the movement.

  • the direction of motion.

Question 8 of 10

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The stapes transmit vibrations to the round window of the inner ear.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 9 of 10

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The utricle and saccule contain the sensory receptors associated with the sense of dynamic equilibrium.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False

Question 10 of 10

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The optic disc is medial to the fovea centralis and is the site from which nerve fibers from the retina leave the eye and become part of the optic nerve.

Select one of the following:

  • True
  • False
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Nervous System III Senses

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