Unformatted text preview: 5) Membrane causes the hairs to move in organ of Corti to bend against the tectorial membrane. Hair cells causes neurotransmitters to stimulate sensory neurons in the cochlear n. cr.n.VIII Frequency- number of waves that pass a given point in time Wave length- distance betweens to consecutive crests or troughs Pitch- difference between frequencies Amplitude- height of crest Loudness- intensity of sound measured in decibels Auditory Nerve Pathway Sense of Equilibrium...
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- Spring '11
- Human Anatomy, pressure waves, enters outer ear, cochlear n. cr.n.VIII