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Long answer question Answer the question after observing the diagram given below. Will the impulse be carried by the postsynaptic membrane carried even if one pre-synaptic neuron is there? - Biology

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Answer the question after observing the diagram given below.

Will the impulse be carried by the postsynaptic membrane carried even if one pre-synaptic neuron is there?

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Solution

a. A pre synaptic neuron when receives an impulse, releases a neurotransmitter into the synaptic cleft which is required to cross the gap between the axon terminal and the next neuron.

b. For further transmission of impulse, a pre-synaptic neuron is required that initiates the release of neurotransmitters that facilitate the movement of impulses across synapses.

Concept: Neuron (Or Nerve Cell) and Its Types - Synapse
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Balbharati Biology 12th Standard HSC for Maharashtra State Board
Chapter 9 Control and Co-ordination
Exercises | Q 7.03 | Page 220
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