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    The Central Nervous System and the Peripheral Nervous System

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    Discuss how the central nervous system and peripheral nervous system operate. Use a personal example to demonstrate your understanding.

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    Central Nervous System and Peripheral Nervous System

    The CNS is the central nervous system that functions in order to coordinate each and every activity taking place in all the parts of the body of every bilaterian organism. The Central Nervous System consists of the brain and the spinal cord. Together with the peripheral nervous system, it has a fundamental role in controlling behavior. The CNS is contained within the dorsal cavity with the brain in the cranial cavity and the spinal cord in the ...

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    The following solution discusses the difference between the Central Nervous System and the Peripheral Nervous System.