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The peripheral nervous system is made up of the motor system and the...?
Sensory nervous system
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The somatic nervous system and the autonomic nervous system make up which system?
Motor nervous system
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What is grey matter?
Tissue in the brain consisting of non-myelinated relay neurones
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What does the white matter in the spinal cord do?
It carries action potentials up and down the spine for rapid communication over long distances.
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What is the role of the peripheral nervous system?
To ensure rapid communication between the sensory receptors, the CNS and the effectors.
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The somatic nervous system and the autonomic nervous system make up which system?

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Motor nervous system

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What is grey matter?

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What does the white matter in the spinal cord do?

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What is the role of the peripheral nervous system?

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