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All the bones in your body make up your _______ Skeleton
The jelly-like substance inside of bones where new cells are created. Bone marrow
This is what holds our muscles to our bones. Tendons
Includes the brain and the spinal chord Central Nervous System
A change in your environment that you react to, such as smell Stimulus
The nervous system outside of the brain and spinal chord. Peripheral Nervous System
This system regulates temperature, reduces water loss, and protects the inside of the body from damage. Integumentary System
An action that is performed as a response to a stimulus without conscious thought. reflex
A short branched extension of a nerve cell. Dendrite
A fiber(s) that transmits impulses to the brain or spinal chord. Nerve
A nerve cell Neuron
The long threadlike part of a neuron. Axon
An organ of soft nervous tissue that is part of the central nervous system. Brain
An organ system consisting of the skeleton, smooth and cardiac muscles that allows the body to move. Muscular System
The framework of the body that protects and supports the body and internal organs. Skeletal System

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The Nervous System Word Search

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electrical impulse
neurons
medulla oblongata
cerebellum
cerebrum
nerve impulse
relfex arc
neurotransmitters
muscle tissue
synapse
motor meurons
interneurons
sensory neurons
dendrite
cell body
nervous system
nerve
axon
skeletal muscle
spinal cord
Brain
PNS
Peripheral Nervous System
CNs
Central Nervous System

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Human Body Systems Crossword Puzzle

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System that consists of nerves, brain and spinal cord nervous system
helps movement of the body, maintaining posture, and circulating blood throughout the body muscular system
system that contains voluntary and involuntary muscles muscular system
this system starts in the mouth digestive system
the heart and blood vessels that circulate blood throughout the body Circulatory
disposing of the body's waste Excretory
brings air into the body and removes carbon dioxide Respiratory system
system that protects major internal organs and provides overall support skeletal
system that transmits signals from the body to the brain nervous
this is also known as the urinary system Excretory
includes bone, cartilages, ligaments skeletal
skeletal muscles, smooth muscles, cardiac muscles muscular system
Breaks down food digestive
skin, hair, regulates temperature Integumentary
esophagus, stomach, intestines digestive system

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The Nervous System Crossword

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Cells that transmit impulses Neurons
Short branch extensions that carry impulses towards the cell body Dendrites
Long fiber that carries impulses away from cell body Axon
Contained in sacs in axon terminals; released to cause stimulus in the next cell; chemicals Neurotransmitters
Relays messages, processes information, and analyzes information. Central nervous system
Connects brain to the spinal cord; Controls involuntary actions. Brain Stem
Controls reflexes; Carries signals from brain to the body Spinal cord
Second largest part of the brain; Located at the back of the skull; Coordinates balance and movement. Cerebellum
Largest part of the brain; Responsible for voluntary and educated actions; Located in 2 different lobes. Cerebrum
Fatty insulated sheath that surrounds all but the smallest nerve fibers. Myelin sheath
a bundle of fibers running to organs and tissues in the body. nerve

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The Nervous System Crossword

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brain and spinal corn cns
made up of nerve cells that send messages between the central nervous system and other parts of the body pns
nerve cells that run through our entire bodies and they communicate with each other neurons
produces energy that fuels the neurons activity cell body
branches out of the cells body and receives information from other neurons and pass the message through the cell body dendrites
transmits messages away from the cell body axon
a white fatty substance that insulates and protects the axon myelin
the smaller fibers branching out at the end of the axon axon terminals
a junction between the axon terminals of one neuron and the dendrites of another synapse
chemicals that are stored in sacs in the axon terminals neurotransmitters
a column of nerves about as thick as a thumb that extends from the brain down the back spinal cord
transmits sensory messages to the central nervous system sns
regulates the body's vital function, such as heartbeat, breathing, digestion, and blood pressure ans

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Biology Nervous System Crossword

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An electrochemical pulse that moves long the membrane of a neuron Nerve impulse
The protective coverings of the brain and spinal cord Meninges
The brain region that receives general sensations and relays impulses to a parietal lobe Thalamus
The region of the brain that controls involuntary activities Hypothalamus
Part of the neuron that receives nerve impulses and transmits them toward the cell body Dendrite
The series of neurons that produces a single reaction in response to a stimulus Reflex arc
The white fatty membrane that protects the neuron Myelin Sheath
The part of the nervous system consisting of the brain and spinal cord Central Nervous System
The part of the neuron with the greatest diameter; contains the nucleus Cell Body
The junction between the axon and dendrite Synapse
The part of the brain containing motor and sensory centers: controls voluntary movement Cerebrum
Part of the brain that monitors and adjusts body activities Cerebellum
The gray matter of the cerebrum Cerebral Cortex
Part of the brain; Relay center between spinal cord and brain; reflex center Medulla oblongata
A rounded portion of the lower brain that relays information from one side of th brain to the other Pons
The nervous tissue that conducts messages between the brain and the peripheral body parts Spinal cord
The functional unit of the nervous system. The cell that receives and distributes nerve impulses. Neuron
The chemicals responsible for extending the nerve impulse from one cell to the next Neurotransmitters

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The Nervous System Crossword

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What is the branch part of the neuron that transports messages away from the cell body. Axon
A _____ is made up of a cell body, dendrite, and axon. Neuron
The _______ nervous system is made up of the brain and spinal cord. Central
When a movement causes the spinal cord to interpret an impulse from the brain from sensory receptors this movement is called ______. Reflex
The olfactory cells in the nasal passages detect _________ in the air, transmitting these impulses as odors. Molecules
The _________ _____ in the nasal passages detect molecules in the sir, transmiting these impulses as odors. Olfactory Cells
The ear, along with detecting and transmitting _____ _____, also controls the body's balance by reacting to motion and gravity. Sounds Waves
This part of the brain coordinates voluntary muscle movements. Cerebellum
Nerve cells that conduct impulses from the brain to muscle and glands throughout your body are called _____ neurons. Motor
When an impulse reaches the end of and axon, the axon releases a chemical that flows across the synapse and relrelaysyas the impulse the ________ of the next neuron. Dendrite
Nerve cells that relay impulses from sensory nerve cells are called ____________. Internerons
Which part of the nervous system is made up of nerve cells that carry impulses to and from the brain. Spinal Cord
The rods and cones send impulses to the _____ _____, which carries them to the visual area of the cortex. Optic Nerve
When light is focused in front of the retina a person is ___________. Nearsighted
When the light focused in front of the retina a person is__________. Farsighted

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The Nervous System Crossword

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Controls the body Brain
Message center Spinal Cord
Tiny mailmen Neurons
Helps with balance and coordination Cerebellum
Located on the top of your head Cerebrum
Located all over your body Nerves
A type of nerves, transmits signals Peripheral Nerves
Controls involuntary actions like; heartbeat, blinking, and breathing Brain Stem
You are a? Human
The brain, spinal cord, and neurons are part of? Nervous System
A group of of organs make a System
The brain and spinal cord makes the Central Nervous System
The nervous system has 2 Parts
Peripheral Nerves makes the Peripheral N. System
send impulses or signals Motor Nerves
Type of nerve, that controls your senses Sensory Nerves
There are ____ major organ systems Eleven
Root word of "Nervous" Nerve
There are ___ major organs in the nervous system Three
The _____ is located inside your skull Brain

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Human body Crossword

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a group of body parts that work together to perform a job system
a body part that does a special job within a body system organ
a group of cells that look alike and work together to do a certain job tissue
the basic unit of all living things. (buillding blocks) cell
a tough,rubbery tissue that makes up parts of the skeleton cartilage
the place where two bones come together joint
a strong cord of tissue that attaches muscle to a bone tendon
a strong, flexible tissue that holds bones together at a joint. ligament
body tissue that moves parts of the body muscle
the kind of muscle that a person can control voluntary muscle
the kind of muscle that works without a person's control involuntary muscle
Made up of around 200 bones. The bones help give shape to your body.Your bones help support you. Bones work with muscles to help you move. skeletal system
The muscles also help give your body shape and help you move. Includes more that 600 muscles.. Muscular system
Made up of your heart and blood vessels. The blood brings oxygen and nutrients to cell. circulatory system
Made up of lungs and the tubes leading to them. Air enters your lungs each time you breath in. The oxygen in your lungs passes into your blood which is delivered to you cells. respiratory system
Includes your stomach and intestines. Breaks apart food you eat so that your body can use it for fuel. Your stomach churns the food until it is turned into liquid digestive system
Made up of the brain and nerves (spinal cord) this system help control your thoughts and feelings nervous system

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THE NERVOUS SYSTEM Crossword

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NEURONS A cell that is specialized to conduct nerve impulses NEURONS
A signal transmitted along a nerve fiber NERVEIMPULSE
(in the body) a whitish fiber or bundle of fibers that transmits impulses of sensation to the brain or spinal cord, and impulses from these to the muscles and organs. NERVE
A junction between two nerve cells, consisting of a minute gap across which impulses pass by diffusion of a neurotransmitter. SYNAPSE
The complex of nerve tissues that controls the activities of the body. CENTRALNERVOUSSYSTEM
The nervous system outside the brain and spinal cord. PERIPHERALNERVOUSSYSTEM
An organ of soft nervous tissue contained in the skull of vertebrates, functioning as the coordinating center of sensation and intellectual and nervous activity. BRAIN
THE cylindrical bundle of nerve fibers and associated tissue that is enclosed in the spine and connects nearly all parts of the body to the brain, with witch it forms the central nervous system. SPINALCORD
AN action that is preformed as a response to a stimulus and without conscious thought. REFLEX
The part of the peripherial nervous system associated with skeletal muscle voluntary control of body movements. SOMATIC SYSTEM
A division of the peripheral nervous system that supplies smooth muscle and glands. AUTONOMICNERVOUSSYSTEM

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Main organ of the Nervous System Brain
Thin layer that protects the brain Membrane
Another word for skull Cranium
Type of spinal nerve Sacral
Connects the brain to the nerves in the whole body spinal cord
Long fibers that lead to all parts of the body from the spinal cord Nerves
A sensory receptor for the nose Smell
Type of sensory organ that allows you to see Eyes
The gap between the axon of one cell and the dendrit of another cell Synapse
Long fibers that carry messages away from the cell body axon
Branching fibers that bring messages toward the cell body Dendrite
Examples are: Brain, Spinal Cord, Nerves, Neurons organ
Specialized structures that respond to sensory stimuli receptors
A type of sensory receptor that lets you feel temperature cold
Chemical _____ carry messages across the synapse neurotransmitters
Nerves resemble these fibers
Sensory organ that allows you to hear ears
A function of the nervous system - to receive ___ from the environment stimuli
The brain sends instructions to glands to release these hormones
The brain sends instructions to these muscles

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