By: Ellie Erehart, Angie Barco, Maggie Rieger, Tj Myers and Kameron Thomas . Hearing . What does hearing do?. Provides you with the ability to locate objects in space Tell us what we can’t see Audition : the act, sense, or power of hearing. Something that is heard.
Frequency: Refers to the number of vibrations (or cycles) the wave completes in a given amount of time
Tectorial Membrane: one of two acellular gels in the cochlea of the inner ear, the other being the basilar membrane.
Place Theory: states that our perception of sound depends on where each component frequency produces vibrations along the basilar membrane
Cochlear Implant: is a surgically implanted electronic device that provides a sense of sound to a person who is profoundly deaf or severely hard of hearing