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Name: Sound and Ears
ID: m12365
Language: English (en)
Summary: For middle school and up, an introduction to the human ear.
Subject: Arts
Keywords: cochlea, eardrum, ears, hearing, inner ear, middle ear, organ of Corti, sound, vibrations
License: Creative Commons Attribution License CC-BY 3.0

Authors: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (
Copyright Holders: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (
Maintainers: Catherine Schmidt-Jones (

Latest version: 1.4 (history)
First publication date: Aug 30, 2004 1:18 pm +0000
Last revision to module: Jan 18, 2013 7:13 pm +0000


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Version History

Version: 1.4 Jan 18, 2013 7:13 pm +0000 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
updated links

Version: 1.3 Oct 1, 2011 3:25 pm +0000 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
link to blog

Version: 1.2 Jan 4, 2010 2:50 pm +0000 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
Added Google analytics code

Version: 1.1 Aug 31, 2004 10:40 am +0000 by Catherine Schmidt-Jones
New Module

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