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31(A) the Nervous System

31(A) the Nervous System

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Multicellular animals must monitor and maintain aconstant internal environment as well as monitor andrespond to an external environment. In many animals,these two functions are coordinated by two integratedand coordinated organ systems: the nervous system andthe endocrine system. Three basic functions performedby nervous systems are:-1. Receive sensory input from internal and externalenvironments2. Integrate the input3. Respond to stimuli
 
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The nervous system monitors and controls almost everyorgan system through a series of positive and negativefeedback loops.
The Central Nervous System (CNS) includes the brain andspinal cord.
The Peripheral Nervous System (PNS) connects the CNS toother parts of the body, and is composed of nerves (bundlesof neurons).
Not all animals have highly specialized nervous systems.
Those with simple systems tend to be either small and verymobile or large and immobile.

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