Physiology Final

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Characteristics of Graded Potentials:

Answer:
1. Can result in hyperpolarization (inhibitory) or depolarization (excitatory)
2. Amplitude (voltage) is proportional to stimulus strength.
3. Degrade over the length of a membrane.
4. Summation: the closer successive STIMULI, the greater amplitude the graded potential.

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