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2. What is meant by transduction?

  • Converting a physical property into neural code
  • How neural activity is transmitted in the brain
  • How neural activity is represented in the brain

3. Which one of these is a modular layer?

  • Stripe
  • Interblob
  • Thalamus
  • Blob

4. What happens after transduction?

  • Receptor signals are transmitted to the cortex through the different relative pathways
  • Receptor signals are combined to capture different properties of the physical stimulus. They transform from graded to action potentials
  • Receptor signals are combined to capture different properties of the physical stimulus. They transform from action to graded potentials

5. What is a 'map'?

  • A representation of the peripheral sensory tissue on the cortical surface
  • Always retinotopic
  • Always somatotopic
  • Always tonotopic

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