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It varies from nerve to nerve (from 1 meter per second to 100 meters per second). The nerves to the voluntary muscles are myelinated, and thus are at the high speed end of speeds.

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Q: How fast does nerves send messages to the brain?
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How does the brain send and recieve messages?

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Through nerves; speed : 120 m/s.

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