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Postby Nicolodn » Sat Sep 18, 2010 9:44 am

The term that describes a neural pathway where a single neuron is stimulated
and synapses with many neurons, resulting in multiple responses, is:
a. Convergence
b. Divergence
c. Feed-forward
d. Polysynaptic
e. Reflex.

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Postby JackBean » Sat Sep 18, 2010 8:47 pm

I would say d, but just guessing
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Postby Babybel56 » Sat Apr 23, 2011 8:00 pm

I agree with JackBean - lots of synapses makes sense as polysynatic. However a single signal spreading into several is divergence....your choice!
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Postby Dalitso » Sat Apr 23, 2011 9:52 pm

I also go for d
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