Compare and contrast nervous and hormonal mechanisms for control and coordination in animals.

Asked by  | 14th Sep, 2013, 08:13: PM

Expert Answer:

i. Nervous system is made of neurons whereas endocrine system is made of secretory cells called glands.
ii. In nervous system, the messages are transmitted in the form of electrical impulses whereas in endocrine system, the messages are transmitted in the form of chemicals called hormones.

Answered by  | 15th Sep, 2013, 06:43: PM

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