the nervous system

unit 1 

What does the nervous system do?
The nervous system enables humans to react to their surroundings and coordinate behaviour
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What do receptors detect?
Stimuli
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What do light receptors have?
They have a nucleus, cytoplasm and cell membrane
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What do reflex actions involve?
They often involve sensory, relay and motor neurones
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How does a muscle respond in a reflex action?
The muscle responds by contracting
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What do receptors detect?

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Stimuli

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What do light receptors have?

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What do reflex actions involve?

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How does a muscle respond in a reflex action?

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