Busy. Please wait.
or

show password
Forgot Password?

Don't have an account?  Sign up 
or

Username is available taken
show password

why


Make sure to remember your password. If you forget it there is no way for StudyStack to send you a reset link. You would need to create a new account.
We do not share your email address with others. It is only used to allow you to reset your password. For details read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.


Already a StudyStack user? Log In

Reset Password
Enter the associated with your account, and we'll email you a link to reset your password.

Remove Ads
Don't know
Know
remaining cards
Save
0:01
To flip the current card, click it or press the Spacebar key.  To move the current card to one of the three colored boxes, click on the box.  You may also press the UP ARROW key to move the card to the "Know" box, the DOWN ARROW key to move the card to the "Don't know" box, or the RIGHT ARROW key to move the card to the Remaining box.  You may also click on the card displayed in any of the three boxes to bring that card back to the center.

Pass complete!

"Know" box contains:
Time elapsed:
Retries:
restart all cards




share
Embed Code - If you would like this activity on your web page, copy the script below and paste it into your web page.

  Normal Size     Small Size show me how

Ear Ch 13

structures of the ear

QuestionAnswer
external structure located on both sides of the head external ear auricle (pinna)
short tube that ends at the tympanic membrane external auditory meatus (canal)
semitransparent membrane that separates the external auditory meatus and the middle ear cavity middle ear tympanic membrane (eardrum)
equalizes air pressure on both sides eustachian tube
bones of middle ear ossicles
bony spaces within the temporal bone of skull labyrinth (inner ear)
is snail-shaped and contains the organ of hearing cochlea
help the body maintain its sense of balance semicircular canals and vestibule
located in the skull bone behind the external auditory meatus mastoid bone and cells
Created by: Gadley