Reflex tester – Online app to test your refex action speed
A reflex action, differently known as a reflex, is an involuntary and nearly instantaneous movement in response to a stimulus.
for example If your finger touches a hot object, then you will pull back your hand.
Reflex Action is:
An inborn and rapid response to a stimulus from the external environment.
An automatic response that occurs veryrapidly & without conscious control.
An involuntary action that involve thecontraction of the skeleton muscles & thespinal cord only.
A reflex arc is a neural pathway that controls an action reflex.
TYPES OF REFLEX ACTION
2 types of reflex action:
a) CRANIAL REFLEX – brought aboutby nerve impulses travelling through themedulla oblongata.
b) SPINAL REFLEX– broughtimpulses travelling through the spinalcord.
There is a pretty nice Online application to check the speed of your reflex action.