Reflexes -B6

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Reflexes are involuntary reponses

1. They are rapid, automatic responses to certain stimuli.

2. reflexes are quick because you don't think about them - involuntary

3. the route taken by the information in a reflex, from receptor to effector, is called a reflex arc.

Reflex Arc & CNS

1. The neurons in a reflex arc go through the spinal cord or an unconscious part of the brain.

2. when stimuli is detected by receptors, an impulse is sent along…


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