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This web page explains the structure of the ear and the way sound is received, transmitted, and understood by the brain.  It takes you through each part of the ear and explains how they contribute to the way the ear functions.  This webpage is part of a bigger collection.
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Waves and Pendula
- Acoustics
= The Ear
- Sound Reproduction
- Wave Motion
= Wave Properties of Sound
- High School
- Middle School
- Lower Undergraduate
- Instructional Material
= Interactive Simulation
= Tutorial
- Reference Material
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Access Rights: Free access
Restriction: © 1998 ThinkQuest
Additional information is available.
Keywords: Doppler Effect, amplitude, amplitude, diffraction, frequency, fundamental, harmonic, human hearing, pitch, sound intensity, the ear, timbre, wave interference, wavelength
Record Cloner: Metadata instance created June 27, 2007 by Mandy Staff
Record Updated: Jan 19, 2010 by Lyle Barbato
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January 1, 1998
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AIP Format
(ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), WWW Document, (http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/Ear.html).
AJP/PRST-PER
The Soundry: How We Perceive Sound - The Ear (ThinkQuest, Redwood Shores, 1998), <http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/Ear.html>.
APA Format
The Soundry: How We Perceive Sound - The Ear. (1998, January 1). Retrieved July 30, 2014, from ThinkQuest: http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/Ear.html
Chicago Format
ThinkQuest. The Soundry: How We Perceive Sound - The Ear. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, January 1, 1998. http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/Ear.html (accessed 30 July 2014).
MLA Format
The Soundry: How We Perceive Sound - The Ear. Redwood Shores: ThinkQuest, 1998. 1 Jan. 1998. 30 July 2014 <http://library.thinkquest.org/19537/Ear.html>.
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