10.
The
____
is the tactile receptor that detects pressure.
a. Meissner corpuscle
b. Ruffini corpuscle
c. Merkel disc
d. Pacinian corpuscle
14.
This structure would detect
a. high-frequency sounds
b. red light
c. umami
d. pressure
11. Axons of the visual pathways cross at the
_____
.
a. optic nerve
b. optic chiasm
c. thalamus
d. optic tract
12. Which cells are the stem cells that eventually become olfac-
tory receptors?
a. basal cells
b. supporting cells
c. olfactory gland cells
d. cribiform plate cells
Use this figure for questions 13-15.
13.
Where would you find the structure shown in the figure?
a. inner ear
b. tongue
c. nose
d. retina
15.
To what part of the brain do nerve impulses from the struc-
ture travel?
a. hypothalamus
b. limbic system
c. parietal lobe
d. all of the above
Use this figure for questions 16.
B
C
A
D
16.
Which of the structures shown is the primary receptor for
smell?
a. A
b. B
c. C
d. D
THE PLANNER
Review your Chapter Planner on the chapter opener and
check off your completed work.
V
J
Self-Test 251
previous page 286 Craig Freudenrich, Gerard J  Tortora   Visualizing Anatomy and Physiology   2011 read online next page 288 Craig Freudenrich, Gerard J  Tortora   Visualizing Anatomy and Physiology   2011 read online Home Toggle text on/off