Practice Lab Practical on Reflexes
  1. How many neurons are in a monosynaptic reflex?

  2. In the above picture:
    1. Is this reflex monosynaptic or polysynaptic?
    2. Is this reflex ipsilateral or contralateral?
    3. Is this a spinal reflex or a cranial reflex?
    4. Is this reflex autonomic or somatic?
    5. How many multipolar neurons are found in this reflex?
    6. How many unipolar neurons are involved in this relfex?
    7. Who was Abraham Lincoln's vice-president in his first term?

  3. In the above picture:
    1. Name the reflex being tested.
    2. Is this reflex monosynaptic or polysynaptic?
    3. Is this reflex ipsilateral or contralateral?
    4. Is this a spinal reflex or a cranial reflex?
    5. Is this reflex autonomic or somatic?
  4. If a penlight is shined into an individual's left eye, then the diameter of his left pupil will...
  5. If a penlight is shined into an individual's left eye, then the diameter of his right pupil will...
  6. Is the pupillary reflex monosynaptic or polysynaptic?
  7. Is the pupillary reflex a spinal reflex or a cranial reflex?
  8. Is the pupillary reflex autonomic or somatic?


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