The Nervous and Endocrine Systems
Which of the following statements is true regarding the sense of hearing?
|A||Sound waves cause vibrations of ossicles, which are transmitted to chemoreceptors in the cochlea.|
|B||The type of receptors responsible for sensing vibrations that allow hearing are mechanoreceptors.|
|C||Since hearing is normally caused by the vibration of air molecules creating sound waves, one could not hear underwater.|
|D||The stimulus for hearing is chemical in nature.|