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The extension of the cyton of a neuron which carries electric impulses forward is ___________.


  1. dendrite

  2. axon and dendrites

  3. axon

  4. dendrites and nucleus of cyton


Solution

The correct option is C

axon


The long extension from cyton/cell body/soma of a neuron is called axon. A cyton may give rise to many dendrites but never more than one axon. The function of the axon is to transmit information to different neurons, muscles and glands.

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