Define resting potential. Name the organs of the central nervous system.

Lesson 15 Review Questions

Directions: Answer each of the following questions.

1. List and describe the parts of a neuron.

2. What do motor neurons do?

3. Define resting potential.

4. Name the organs of the central nervous system.

5. Which part of the brain controls conscious functions such as reasoning?

6. What are the roles of the brain stem?

7. Identify the two major divisions of the peripheral nervous system.

8. List five human senses.

9. What is a psychoactive drug? Give two examples.

10. Define drug abuse. When does drug addiction occur?

11. Identify three nervous system disorders.

12. Define hormone.

13. List the major glands of the endocrine system.

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