1. What do turbinates do?
- Force air flow against epithelium
- Part of the olfactory sensory neuron, each OSN has a single type of odor receptor.
- Covered in mucus and is fragile
- Oderant molecules 'stick to' this when air comes into contact with it
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2. What do newborn studies of taste suggest?
- Hardwired affect from newborn facial expressions to basic tastes
- Newborns prefer salty to sweet food because of innate aversion
- Hardwired affect from habituation studies of food groups
- Newborns prefer sweet to sour food because of innate aversion
3. What is blindsmell?
- Blind peoples perception of concious smell
- Blind peoples perception of unconcious smell
- Unconciously detecting smells
- Conciously detecting smells
4. If the cribiform plate is pushed backward...?
- Airflow will be restricted, corrective surgery required to repair olfactory epithelium
- OSN axons will be sheared and you will be anosmic
- The nasal passage will collapse resulting in damaged airflow
- OSN dendrites will be sheared and you will be ataxic
5. Each glomerus receives input expressing...?
- Surface receptors of a specific basic taste
- 2+ chemoreceptor inputs
- The same surface receptor
- A range of surface receptors