11.49: Taste and Smell Difficulty Level: At Grade Created by: CK-12 Estimated1 minsto complete % Progress Practice Taste and Smell MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Practice Progress Estimated1 minsto complete % Estimated1 minsto complete % Practice Now MEMORY METER This indicates how strong in your memory this concept is Share Add to Library Turn In Read Practice Resources Details Loading... Notes/Highlights Having trouble? Report an issue. Color Highlighted Text Notes Show More Vocabulary Language: English ▼ English neuron Nerve cell. taste bud Tiny bump on the tongue that consists of bundles of neurons that detect chemicals. umami Meaty taste. Image Attributions Show Hide Details Description Describes how sensory neurons on the tongue detect five types of tastes, and they can sense chemicals in your nose that allow you to detect smells. Learning Objectives None Difficulty Level: At Grade Authors: Jessica Harwood Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Contributors: Doris Kraus, Ph.D. Niamh Gray-Wilson Jean Brainard, Ph.D. Sarah Johnson Jane Willan Corliss Karasov Editors: Douglas Wilkin, Ph.D. Tags: neurons SCI.BIO.924.6.L.1 SCI.LSC.924.6.L.1 (2 more) taste buds umami Subjects: science Life Science Concept Nodes: SCI.LSC.924.6 (Taste and Smell) Grades: 7 , 8 Date Created: Nov 29, 2012 Last Modified: Dec 01, 2016 Vocabulary None Save or share your relevant files like activites, homework and worksheet.To add resources, you must be the owner of the Modality. Click Customize to make your own copy.