Stages of Listening: Definitions & Process

Stages of Listening: Definitions & Process What does listening entail? There’s more to it than meets the… ear. In this lesson, explore the five stages of listening and test your understanding, and listening, with a brief quiz. What Is Listening?...

Anatomy of The Ear’s External Structures

Anatomy of The Ear’s External Structures What is the pinna? Is it the same thing as your earlobe? Does the eardrum have anything to do with the tympanic membrane? Find out as we explore all of this and other important structures involved in the sensation of...

Place Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation

Place Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation The place theory of hearing states that different parts of the cochlea are activated by different frequencies. Learn more about the place theory of hearing and the structure of the ear. What Is the Place Theory of...

Frequency Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation

Frequency Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation How is it that we can listen to music and hear each individual note? This has to do with the frequency theory of hearing and the structure of the ear. Learn more about the frequency theory and then take a...