Review2 - Components of Sound Amplitude or intensity...

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1 Review for 2 nd Midterm Components of Sound Amplitude or intensity – perceived as loudness A fundamental is the basic frequency harmonics are multiples of it. Timbre – characteristic sound quality of an instrument Å Fundamental frequency Figure 9.2 Basilar Membrane Movement for Sounds of Different Frequencies Figure 9.6 Auditory Pathways of the Human Brain Figure 9.10 The Classic (Jeffress) Model of Sound Localization in the Auditory Brainstem of Birds
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2 Semicircular canals • When the head turns, fluid in the semicircular canal sloshes against hairs cells • The hair cells are excited if pushed one direction, inhibited if pushed the other direction Figure 9.15 Structures of the Vestibular System (Part 4) Figure 9.18 A Taste Bud and Taste Receptor Cells (Part 2) Figure 9.19 Anatomy and Main Pathways of the Human Gustatory System Figure 9.20 Anatomy and Main Pathways of the Human Olfactory System (Part 2) Figure 9.20 Anatomy and Main Pathways of the Human Olfactory System (Part 1)
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This note was uploaded on 09/13/2010 for the course PSC Psychology taught by Professor Cossowings during the Spring '08 term at UC Davis.

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