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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Inner_ear

The inner ear (internal ear, auris interna) is the innermost part of the vertebrate ear. In vertebrates, the inner ear is mainly responsible for sound detection and balance. In mammals, it consists of the bony labyrinth, a hollow cavity in the temporal bone of the skull with a system of passages comprising two main functional parts: ..... The inner ear can detect both static and dynamic equilibrium.

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mechanical_equilibrium

Consequently, the object is in a state of static mechanical equilibrium. In classical mechanics, a particle is in mechanical equilibrium if the net force on that particle is ... A system is in mechanical equilibrium at the critical points of the function ...

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Print Exercise 25: Special Senses - Hearing and Equilibrium flashcards and study them anytime, anywhere. ... FUNCTION IN STATIC EQUILIBRIUM. SACCULE ...

www.britannica.com/science/ear/The-physiology-of-balance-vestibular-function

The vestibular system is the sensory apparatus of the inner ear that helps the body maintain its postural equilibrium. The information furnished by the vestibular  ...

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The ear has a dual function as a sensory organ: it allows us to hear the mechanical vibrations of ... Structures used to sense static equilibrium in the vestibule.

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Jan 16, 2013 ... Sense of Equilibrium (pg 8)• Allows you to balance• Structures involved in Static equilibrium• Occurs when body is motionless or moving in a ...

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The ear is responsible for hearing and equilibrium/balance, and has 3 parts: ... contains the VESTIBULE for static equilibrium and the SEMICIRCULAR CANALS  ...

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May 31, 2010 ... What is the function of the auditory ossicles? .... Static equilibrium is associated with the vestibule and is involved in evaluating the position of ...

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Feb 22, 2016 ... The ear maintains both static and dynamic equilibrium. Static equilibrium is maintenance of the proper head position in response to changes in ...

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Together these organs perform the amazing function of converting sound ... next to the cochlea - contains otolithic membranes that detect static equilibrium.