Reflex Actions

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What are the three neurons that involve your reflexes?
Sensory Neuron Motor Neuron Relay Neuron
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What does CNS stand for?
Censory Nervous System
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What would your reflexes do when you touch something hot?
Remove you hand as quickly as possible. It is an automatic movement
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When an impulse from the sensory neuron arrives in the synapse with a relay neuron, what happens?
A chemical messenger is released
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What is the chain for a reflex action?
Stimulus>Receptor>Coordinator>Effector>Response
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What does CNS stand for?

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Censory Nervous System

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What would your reflexes do when you touch something hot?

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When an impulse from the sensory neuron arrives in the synapse with a relay neuron, what happens?

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What is the chain for a reflex action?

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