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January 28, 2015

January 28, 2015

Posted by **Anonymous** on Sunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:33pm.

17 < BMI < 22 might have a longer life span than average

23 < BMI < 25 probably not overweight

25 < BMI < 29.9 probably overweight

BMI > 30 obese

You will use your height to plug into the formula to solve for W, the weight range that will go with each category. You may prefer to solve the formula for the variable W before plugging in values, which is fine.

Write a two to three page paper that is formatted in APA style and according to the Math Writing Guide. Format your math work as shown in the Instructor Guidance and be concise in your reasoning. In the body of your essay, please make sure to include:

Your solution to the above problem, making sure to include all mathematical work

A discussion on the computed weight ranges and some reasons why they could be misleading

An evaluation of the regions outside of the “probably not overweight” range using both set notation and interval notation. Include a simple graph of the regions. (See Instructor Guidance example for some ideas of how to do this.)

The incorporation of the following five math vocabulary words into your discussion. Use bold font to emphasize the words in your writing (Do not write definitions for the words; but integrate them into your discussion.):

Inequality

Equivalent

Compound inequality

Interval

Infinity

For information regarding APA samples and tutorials, visit the Ashford Writing Center, within the Learning Resources tab on the left navigation toolbar.

- algebra (incomplete) -
**PsyDAG**, Monday, February 18, 2013 at 11:46amWe do not have the formula.

Also, we do not do your homework for you. Although it might take more effort to do the work on your own, you will profit more from your effort. We will be happy to evaluate your work though.

- algebra -
**Anonymous**, Friday, February 22, 2013 at 7:30pmX=2 and y=12,then2(3x3+2y2 is what ho

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