What are Action Potentials?
- The term used to describe the brief wave of electrical charge that sweeps down the axon during the transmission of a nerve impulse (Santrock, 2003)
Frequently Asked Questions
- Do other cells in the body, apart from neurons, also produce this?
- What are action potentials? How did biologists find out the process behind it? Can it be calculated? Is there any relation to intelligence? How does it work?