Concept #1: The Semicircular Canals
Concept #2: Motion Transduction in the Semicircular Canals
Concept #3: The Otolith Organs-- The Utricle and Saccule
Practice: You’re studying in the room when you hear your neighbors having some “afternoon delight” in the apartment above yours. Annoyed, you turn your head to glare up at the ceiling. You look up and turn your head to the right. Which of the following will be activated by this change in head position?