Asked by Edward Meadows on Jul 11, 2024

Jessica experienced difficulty keeping her balance after receiving a blow to the back of her head. It is likely that she injured her

A) medulla.
B) thalamus.
C) hypothalamus.
D) cerebellum.

Cerebellum

A part of the brain located at the back of the skull, crucial for motor control, coordination, precision, and timing of movements.

Keeping Balance

The physiological and psychological process of maintaining stability and orientation; in physical terms, it relates to how the body positions itself to avoid falling.

  • Determine the impact of harm to particular regions of the brain on both physical and cognitive capacities.