Q. 14.3( 3 Votes )

What does a neuron look like?

Answer :

CELL BODY: Neuron consists of a cell body with nucleus and cytoplasm in it.

DENDRITE: The cell body has several branches or spikes extended from it called dendrites.

AXON: There is a single long branch which is different from a dendrite and is known as the axon.

NERVE ENDING: The axon, in the end, splits open to form nerve end also known as axon terminal.

The structure of neuron is given below:


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