What components make up the nervous system?

What are the 7 major components of the nervous system?

The central nervous system (defined as the brain and spinal cord) is usually considered to have seven basic parts: the spinal cord, the medulla, the pons, the cerebellum, the midbrain, the diencephalon, and the cerebral hemispheres (Figure 1.10; see also Figure 1.8).

What are 2 main parts of the nervous system?

The brain and spinal cord make up the central nervous system. Nerves everywhere else in the body are part of the peripheral nervous system.

What are the division of the nervous system?

The nervous system as a whole is divided into two subdivisions: the central nervous system (CNS) and the peripheral nervous system (PNS).

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