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    The Nervous System - Structure and Function

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    1.Provide a brief overview of the mechanisms behind a typical function of the nervous system.

    2.Draw and label a diagram of a typical neuron.

    3.Describe the mechanism by which an impulse moves down a neuron.

    4.Explain in detail how the action potential in a neuron is able to cross the synapse between two neurons.

    5.Explain the physical and functional differences between the peripheral and central nervous systems.

    6.Draw and label a diagram illustrating the anatomy of the brain. Provide a brief description of each part with respect to what it controls in the human body

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