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Axon Terminals

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When the action potential reaches the axon terminals, it causes what action to occur?

A

It releases another action potential to affect a neuron at the synapse.

B

It allows positively charged potassium ions to excite the next neuron.

C

It allows positively charged sodium ions to inhibit the next neuron.

D

It releases negatively charged ions that inhibit cell activity across the synapse.

E

It releases neurotransmitters that can either excite or inhibit the next neuron across the synapse.