1. Taste receptor distribution. Record a + to indicate where a taste sensation seemed to originate and a 0 if no sensation occurred when the spot was stimulated.
2. Complete the following:
a. Describe how each type of taste receptor is distributed on the surface of your partner's tongue.
b. How do your experimental results compare with the distribution of taste receptors described in a textbook?
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