Biology: Functions of Neurons Biology for grades 10-12. Review how signals move throughout the nervous system via nerves / neurons and electrical impulses. Based on NGSSS: HS-LS1-2; HS-LS1-3; MS-LS1-8 12 Questions by Science_by_Kahoot 12/14/2017 answers Play N/A plays What is the special type of cells that send electrical signals from the brain to the body? glial cells muscle cells neurons electrons This is a short, branch-like structure of a neuron that receives impulses form other neurons. axon dendrite axon terminal cell body What are the 2 main types of neurons in the human body? sensory & motor voluntary & involuntary automatic & scheduled efficient & inefficient … and 9 more awesome questions! Check them out by clicking “Play”.