Some of the questions we’ll be tackling in the next section of the syllabus (6.5) are:
Do you know what the CNS and PNS are?
Can you explain what role receptors, sensory neurons, relay neurons,motor neurons and effectors play in conducting nerve impulses?
Can you draw and label a diagram of a motor neuron?
Can you define resting and action potentials?
Can you explain how nerve impulses pass along a neuron?
Can you explain how impulses travel from one neuron to the next?
Read through your textbook pages 240-246 to get a head start on this unit 🙂
And once again, a great presentation from Mr Stephen Taylor in Bandung to help you learn this stuff!
In class we will use this presentation – Nervous System
Here is the lab we will do on reaction times: Grade 12 IB HL Biology Reaction times lab