Asked by Jeselle Tabor on Feb 18, 2024

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________ is the discharge of the neuromuscular tension built up during the excitement and plateau phases.

A) Arousal
B) Desire
C) Orgasm
D) Plateau

Orgasm

Discharge of neuromuscular tension built up during sexual activity; in men, entails rhythmic contractions of the prostate, seminal vesicles, vas deferens, and penis and seminal discharge; in women, entails contractions of the orgasmic platform and uterus.

  • Understanding the concept of neuromuscular tension and its relationship to sexual arousal.
  • Recognizing the different phases of sexual response, including excitement, plateau, and orgasm.
  • Identifying the role of discharge in releasing neuromuscular tension during the sexual response cycle.
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Lydia Williams

Feb 18, 2024

Final Answer :
C
Explanation :
Orgasm is the release of the neuromuscular tension built up during the excitement and plateau phases. Arousal refers to the initial stage of sexual response, desire refers to the psychological yearning for sexual activity, and plateau is the phase of sexual response before orgasm where tension continues to build.