Check sibling questions

Which part of the brain maintains posture and equilibrium of the body?

 

Answer

MIDBRAIN AND HINDBRAIN - Teachoo.jpg

The cerebellum , which is a part of the hindbrain (back of brain) is responsible for maintaining posture, equilibrium as well as balance .

For example- 

  • While walking or cycling , it is the cerebellum that helps us to maintain our posture and balance thus enabling us to walk or cycle along a straight line.

Are ads bothering you?

CA Maninder Singh's photo - Co-founder, Teachoo

Made by

CA Maninder Singh

CA Maninder Singh is a Chartered Accountant for the past 12 years and a teacher from the past 16 years. He teaches Science, Economics, Accounting and English at Teachoo