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Fill in the blanks with suitable words. Then give reason why the word is suitable.
Area where optic nerve leaves the eye is called the _________.


Solution

  • The second cranial nerve i.e cranial nerve || is also called an optic nerve. It is located in the back of the eye.
  • The area, where the optic nerve leaves the eye, is called a blind spot.
  • REASON: Because it is characterized by the absence of specialized photosensitive (light-sensitive) cells or photoreceptors(rods and cones). therefore, there is no image detection in this area.

Biology

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