Medical Quiz
Nervous System Quiz

3 things all neurons have in common:

A. Transmit electrical impulses away from the cell body to other cells, process input and decide what to do about it, are always positively charged.

B. They are slower in a myelin sheath, trigger less frequently than action potentials, open in response to physical stretching of the membrane.

C. They pick up stimuli, branch off from the brain and spine, people lose 13% of them every year.

D. Longest lived cells in your body, irreplaceable, huge appetites.

E. Neurons are red, violets are blue, I like health class, and so do you.

Select your answer:
A  B  C  D  E 


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Other quiz: Circulatory and Lymphatic System

The reason we always bleed when we are cut is because:

A. Our arteries are right under our skin

B. Even if the cut didn’t hit a vein, blood will need to come towards it in order to clot the cut closed

C. We have capillaries all over our body

D. The cut just happens to cut a vein every time