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checklist

a simple list of all the behaviours being recorded. Onevery occurrence of a behaviour on the list, a single tallyis recorded. At the end of the observation period, theobserver has a record of the number of occurrences of eachof the behaviours being investigated.

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October 28th 2021

action potential

 the nerveimpulse that travels down the axon andtriggers the release of neurotransmittersintoa synapse.