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functions of the nervous system
regulate and coordinate all body cavities
detect internal and external changes
evaluate information and respond
the 2 subdivisions of the nervous system
1. central nervous system
2. periphral nervous system
Central Nervous System
~brain
~spinal cord
Peripheral Nervous System
~cranial nerves
~spinal nerves
~autonomic nerves
cranial nerves
12 pairs
spinal nerves
31 pairs
autonomic
~sympathetic
~parasymphetic
sympathetic
increase heartrate
parasymphetic
decreased heartrate
cerebrum
2 hemispheres
4 lobes
4 lobes
~frontal lobe
~parietal lobe
~occipital lobe
~temporal lobe
hypothalamus
~sleep
~feeding center
~gastro control
~cardio control
~appetite control
~emotional
~autonomic nerve control
~temperature
~water balance
neurons
the cell body
cell body
the stucture the contains nucleus and cytoplasm