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  • Three types of responses of the nervous system are- reflex action, voluntary action and involuntary action
    • Reflex action 
      • Sudden movement or response to a stimulus
      • Occurs in very short duration of time
      • Does not involve will or any thinking of brain
      • E.g. If we touch hot plate, we immediately pull our hand back.
    • Voluntary action
      • Actions such as writing, talking etc. that can be controlled consciously.
    • Involuntary action
      • Actions such as breathing, digestion etc. that cannot be controlled consciously.
  • Reflex action –

    • It is an automatic action or response provoked by a stimulus.

    • Reflex pathway is comprised o…

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