Which of the following is a way in which the somatic and autonomic nervous systems are similar?
-Both systems share common efferent pathways.
-Both systems share common effectors.
-Both systems have ganglia in their motor pathways.
-Both systems elicit the same target organ responses to their neurotransmitters.
-None of the above.
For which of the following activities is the parasympathetic nervous system generally responsible?
Conduction through the autonomic efferent chain is faster than conduction in the somatic motor system.
Which of the following is NOT associated with the parasympathetic division of the autonomic nervous system (ANS)?
Which autonomic neurons release norepinephrine as a neurotransmitter?
Which component of the ANS is characterized by ganglia located in or near effector organs?
Oculomotor nerves are responsible for which of the following functions?
The sympathetic division is also called the "thoracolumbar division" of the autonomic nervous system.
The two types of receptors that bind acetylcholine are __________ and __________ receptors.
Which types of drugs are used to help relieve depression?
Which of the following best demonstrates an example of cooperation of the parasympathetic and sympathetic nervous systems?
Which of the following is responsible for the overall integration of the autonomic nervous system (ANS)?
The two divisions of the autonomic nervous system (ANS) normally have a(n) __________ relationship.