Nervous Tissue: Definition, Function & Types

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Nervous tissue makes up ______.

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1. The three main parts of a neuron are ______.

2. The part of a neuron that receives the impulse is the ______.

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

The worksheet and quiz will teach you about nervous tissue in the human body. Identify what nervous tissue is and the three parts of a neuron, among other things, for the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Learn how to:

  • Name the part of a neuron that detects an impulse
  • Determine what the brain and spinal cord are made of
  • Understand a unique characteristic of the nervous tissue

Skills Practiced

This quiz and worksheet will allow you to practice the following study skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson on nervous tissue
  • Interpreting information - verify that you can read information regarding the brain and spinal cord and interpret it correctly
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you've gained regarding the part of a neuron that detects an impulse

Additional Learning

This lesson named Nervous Tissue: Definition, Function & Types will teach you more about nervous tissue in the human body. Once you have completed the lesson, you will have covered the following:

  • Identify different types of nervous tissue
  • Understand the role of the brain in the nervous system
  • Determine the main parts of the nervous system
  • Define neurons
  • Recognize an axom
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