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Reflex Arcs







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Which component of a reflex arc carries information to the central nervous system?
 
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Question 2
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You touch a hot stove and your hand quickly jerks away. What is the path of the nerve impulses that are responsible for this reflex?
 
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What is the difference between a reflex and a reflex arc?
 
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Which set of words can correctly be used to describe interneurons?
 
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Why are many muscles at the effector end of the reflex arc found in antagonistic pairs?
 
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