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Animal Systems

Animal Systems

Animal Systems: Don't Be Nervous About the Nervous System True or False

1. How do cytokines from the immune system communicate with the nervous and endocrine systems? -> (A), (B), and (C)
2. The PNS is divided into what two nervous systems? -> Innate and adaptive
3. Which part of the brain controls the auditory and visual responses? -> Forebrain
4. Match the system with the chemical it uses for communication. -> Endocrine – hormone, nervous – neurotransmitter, immune – cytokine
5. The saying "Rest and Digest" refers to which two parts of the PNS? -> Parasympathetic and enteric
6. Which is NOT a pathogen? -> Interferon
7. When the adaptive immune system is over-working, __________ help limit its activity. -> suppressor T cells
8. Multiple sclerosis is a disease of which body system(s)? -> Endocrine and nervous
9. Activated B cells release _______. -> cytokines
10. The hormone cascade pathway responsible for thyroid hormone release involves ______. -> hypothalamus, pituitary, and thyroid glands