Action of muscle at the hip attached to the marked ‘A’ area in the given image:
Abduction and External rotation
Adduction and Lateral Rotation
Extension and Lateral Rotation
Flexion and Medial Rotation
Answer C. Extension and Lateral Rotation
Marked area- Gluteal tuberosity
- The gluteal tuberosity gives attachment to part of the Gluteus maximus muscle.
- Function. Gluteus maximus main actions are to extend and laterally rotate the hip joint.