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How is the nervous system divided functionally and structurally?

Functionally: Somatic (body) and Autonomic (visceral)
Structurally:Central and peripheral


Which functional division of the nervous system keeps the body in balance with external and internal environment, respectively?

External: Somatic
Internal: automatic


What are the 2 parts of the central nervous system

Brain and Spinal cord


What are the parts of the peripheral nervous system

Cranial and spinal nerves and ganglia


What are the two impulse of the nervous system, both somatic and autonomic

Sensory (afferent) and motor (efferent)