Place Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation


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The place theory of hearing states which of the following?

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1. The frequency theory of hearing states which of the following?

2. Which of the following statements is NOT correct?

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Test your ability to define the place theory of hearing in this quiz and worksheet combo. You will be quizzed on functions and structures of the ear.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Use these tools to review:

  • Frequency theory of hearing
  • Place theory of hearing
  • Structures of the ear

Skills Practiced

Use these assessment tools to test out these skills:

  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the related lesson about the place theory of hearing
  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained regarding the structures of the ear
  • Knowledge application - use your understanding to answer questions about the frequency theory of hearing

Additional Learning

To learn more about the ear and different theories on hearing, review the accompanying lesson called Place Theory of Hearing: Definition & Explanation. This lesson will help you:

  • Identify structures of the ear
  • View images related to the ear's structure
  • Determine principles of the place theory of hearing
  • Compare and contrast the place theory of hearing and frequency theory of hearing