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Ch 6: Effects of Aging on the Sensory System

About This Chapter

Use these lessons to find out about the effects of aging on the sensory system. This chapter can help you memorize terms associated with the sensory system, but the lessons can also get you ready for an exam or help you boost your grades.

Effects of Aging on the Sensory System - Chapter Summary

The human sensory system can be influenced by many factors, including age. In these lessons, you will uncover the specific effects of aging on this biological system.

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  • Examine the functions and different parts of the sensory system
  • Learn how our senses are affected by age
  • Point out changes in motor and sensory skills during late adulthood

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