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2. What is a synapse?

  • A type of reflex action
  • The sheath surrounding the nerve cell
  • A gap between two neurones
  • The long fibre in a nerve cell

3. Which of these is not a reflex response?

  • Picking up a book
  • Moving a foot off something sharp
  • Moving a hand off something hot
  • Sneezing

4. Which type of neurone transmits a signal from the central nervous system to an effector such as a muscle?

  • Brain
  • Motor
  • Sensory
  • Spinal

5. What is the eye an example of?

  • A sense organ
  • A relay neurone
  • A stimulus


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