Q. 13.9( 19 Votes )

Which of the following statements is correct about receptors?
A. Gustatory receptors detect taste while olfactory receptors detect smell

B. Both gustatory and olfactory receptors detect smell

C. Auditory receptors detect smell and olfactory receptors detect taste

D. Olfactory receptors detect taste and gustatory receptors smell


Answer :

All information from our environment is detected by the specialized tips of some nerve cells. These receptors are usually located in our sense organs, such as the inner ear, the nose, the tongue, and so on. So gustatory receptors will detect taste while olfactory receptors will detect smell.

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