8th Grade-Ch. 6 Nervous system jeopardy
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    8th Grade-Ch. 6 Nervous system jeopardy 8th Grade-Ch. 6 Nervous system jeopardy Presentation Transcript

    • 2 pt 3 pt 4 pt 5 pt 1 pt 2 pt 3 pt 4 pt 5 pt 1 pt 2 pt 3 pt 4 pt 5 pt 1 pt 2 pt 3 pt 4 pt 5 pt 1 pt 2 pt 3 pt 4 pt 5 pt 1 pt All about the Neuron The Mighty Brain Nervous System Grab Bag Come to Your Senses
    • Another name for a “nerve cell.”
    • What is a neuron ?
    • The part of the neuron that brings information to the cell body.
    • What is a dendrite ?
    • The part of the neuron that takes information away from the cell body.
    • What is the axon ?
    • The junction between two neurons.
    • What is a synapse ?
    • Carries nerve impulses from neuron to neuron
    • What is an interneuron ?
    • The number of neurons in the brain.
    • What is about 100 billion neurons ?
    • The two main divisions of the nervous system.
    • What are the central nervous system and the peripheral nervous system ?
    • Area of the brain responsible for interpreting input from the senses and controlling movement of skeletal muscles
    • What is the cerebrum?
    • Area of the brain that controls breathing and heartbeat.
    • What is the brainstem?
    • The two main divisions of the peripheral nervous system.
    • What are the somatic and autonomic systems ?
    • automatic response that occurs very rapidly & without conscious control
    • What is a reflex ?
    • control center of body
    • What is the central nervous system?
    • The central nervous system includes: 1. ______ 2. ______
    • What are the brain and spinal cord?
    • Bruise-like injury of the brain
    • What is a concussion ?
    • Part of the brain responsible for muscular coordination and balance
    • What is the cerebellum?
    • message that neuron carries
    • What is a nerve impulse?
    • Type of neuron that sends a nerve impulse to a muscle or gland
    • What is a motor neuron?
    • Three functions of the nervous system
    • What is receive information, respond to information and maintain homeostasis?
    • any change or signal in environment that can make an organism react
    • What is a stimulus ?
    • what your body does in reaction to stimulus
    • What is a response ?
    • The part of the eye that surrounds the pupil & regulates the amount of light entering the eye, and gives the eye its color.
    • What is the iris ?
    • Location of the eardrum
    • What is the middle ear ?
    • Sour, sweet, salty, bitter and umami
    • What are the five basic tastes ?
    • Part of the ear that is responsible for the sense of balance
    • What are the semicircular canals?
    • layer of receptor cells that line the back of the eye
    • What is the retina ?