Answer the question below. You should be able to answer it briefly, but completely, using 500 â€“ 750 well-chosen words. Your answer is worth 20 points.
- Write a paragraph which describes the resting state of the axon in both chemical and electrical terms.
- Then, write a paragraph which describes the action potential as it occurs at a single node of Ranvier, including a description of the major events that make up the action potential, when they happen, and why they happen.
- Finally, write a paragraph which describes how the action potential occurring at one node triggers an action potential at the next node.