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Sense of Smell
By: Abbi and Jessica
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What is smell?
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It’s a mean to recognize the world around us through the
interpretations of different scents.

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Olf...
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How is it different?
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Some say that is is most linked to your memory
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How reliable is it?
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It’s just as reliable as any other sense.

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However senses are only reliable to a certain exte...
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Animals sense of smell
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Some animals have a very keen sense of smell like :
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Dogs
Sharks
Moths (use antenn...
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Another sense
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Sense of hunger- allows your body to detect when you need to
eat something
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Bibliography
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http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-05/five-feats-smell

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https://www.entnet.org/HealthInforma...
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  1. 1. + Sense of Smell By: Abbi and Jessica
  2. 2. + What is smell?  It’s a mean to recognize the world around us through the interpretations of different scents.  Olfactory (smell nerve) cells are stimulated by the odors around us. These nerve cells are found in a tiny patch of tissue high up tin the nose, and they connect directly to the brain.  Considered a chemical sense because the sense processes chemicals in the air.
  3. 3. + How is it different?  Some say that is is most linked to your memory
  4. 4. + How reliable is it?  It’s just as reliable as any other sense.  However senses are only reliable to a certain extent because all sense are perceived differently from person to person, and there is no way to test how another person sees, smells, touches, tastes, or hears.
  5. 5. + Animals sense of smell  Some animals have a very keen sense of smell like :      Dogs Sharks Moths (use antennae) Eastern American Mole These particular animals tend to use their sense of smell to their advantage, and many rely on their sense of smell more so than their other senses.
  6. 6. + Another sense  Sense of hunger- allows your body to detect when you need to eat something
  7. 7. + Bibliography  http://www.popsci.com/science/article/2013-05/five-feats-smell  https://www.entnet.org/HealthInformation/smellTaste.cfm  http://www.tsbvi.edu/seehear/summer05/smell.htm
  8. 8. + Thank You!

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