Human Anatomy & Physiology (9th Edition)

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ISBN 10: 0321743261
ISBN 13: 978-0-32174-326-8

Chapter 13 - The Peripheral Nervous System and Reflex Activity - Review Questions - Page 522: 10(1)


exteroreceptor; chemoreceptor, thermoreceptor

Work Step by Step

exteroreceptor include touch,pressure, pain, and temperature receptors in the skin and most receptors of the special senses (vision, hearing, equilibrium,taste, smell). In this case it'll be temperature change due to the coldness of the ice cream( thermoreceptor) and taste since the ice cream is made up of different ingredients that can give a taste (chemoreceptor).
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