# If a women with a BMI below 25 are considered to be normal weight, how many of these women would be classified as overweight? If you choose a woman at random, what is the probability that she will be overweight

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1. ## math

Body mass index (BMI) is essentially a comparison between a person's weight and height. A BMI between 18.5 and 24.9 is considered healthy, over 25 is considered overweight, and over 30 is considered obese. How do you think a person's height varies with

asked by Carly on February 23, 2019
2. ## Probability

If a women with a BMI below 25 are considered to be normal weight, how many of these women would be classified as overweight? If you choose a woman at random, what is the probability that she will be overweight. Chart below BMI Frequency 15.0-19.9 9

asked by bria on July 11, 2012
3. ## Health

For adults, which ranges below reflect an accurate BMI category? A. If your BMI is less than 18.5, it falls within the obese category B. If your BMI is 18.5-24.9, it falls within the normal or healthy weight category C. If your BMI is 25-29.9, it falls

asked by Dalton on March 18, 2015
4. ## Health

For adults, which ranges below reflect an accurate BMI category? A. If your BMI is less than 18.5, it falls within the obese category B. If your BMI is 25-29.9, it falls within the underweight category C. If your BMI is 30 or higher, it falls within the

asked by Brandon on August 21, 2013
5. ## health

For adults, which ranges below reflect an accurate BMI category? A. If your BMI is 30 or higher, it falls within the overweight category B. If your BMI is 18.5-24.9, it falls within the normal or healthy weight category C. If your BMI is less than 18.5, it

asked by Haley on September 29, 2012
6. ## computer science

School wants to record the weight of 80 students when they got admission in school. And at end of every year their weight will be recorded. So that the difference will be forwarded to the nutritionist maintain class health chart. Use 1D arrays to calculate

asked by bbc on January 10, 2016
7. ## statistics

we developed a 95% z confidence interval for the mean BMI of women aged 20 to 29 years, based on a national random sample of 654 such women. we assumed there that the population standard deviation was known to be 7.5. in fact the sample data had mean BMI

asked by steven on April 20, 2010
8. ## algebra

how do you solve for w in a bmi equation, if only height (h=65 inches)is known and w (weight) is what is to be solved for? Bmi=703w/h^2

asked by Missy on October 4, 2013
9. ## algebra

Using the formula for BMI: B = 703(w)/ h² When the weight is 100 lbs and the BMI is 20, how do I figure out the persons height?

asked by Kelly on April 9, 2012
10. ## Math 221

Formula 17 < BMI

asked by Karen on July 21, 2014
11. ## Math 221*revised*

17 < BMI

asked by Karen on July 22, 2014
12. ## Math

We have the survey data on the body mass index (BMI) of 648 young women. The mean BMI in the sample was x¯=27.2. We treated these data as an SRS from a Normally distributed population with standard deviation σ= 7.4. Find the margins of error for 90%

asked by Mike on March 6, 2018
13. ## nutrition

A cancer patient recieving chemotheraphy starts 8 weeks of tx weighting 171.5 lbs, with hist ht at 56.5 inches and his BMI at 27. Before he got sick his weight was 183lbs. On day 19 of tx hi had lost 3.5 lbs, on day 23 no wt loss, day 28 he had lost

asked by Liam on March 19, 2008
14. ## Math

Need help with this one...The formula for finding BMI is (w+705)/h over h. where h is height in inches and w is weight in lbs. What is the BMI for a student wh is 5 ft tall and 100 lbs? When I try doing it I'm getting a long decimal number so I'm thinking

asked by Brandi on October 9, 2012
15. ## Algebra

If a researcher wanted to know the mean weight (the mean is the sum of all the measurements divided by the number of measurements) of women in the U.S., the weight of every woman would have to be measured and then the mean weight calculated, an impossible

asked by Kim on September 29, 2014
16. ## statistics

Participants from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 2003–2004, had a mean BMI of 28.3 with a standard deviation of 6.0. Assuming BMI is normally distributed, what proportion of the participants had a BMI measure over 35?

asked by ali awan on May 7, 2013
17. ## History

What new opportunities were won by women with the passage of the 19th Amendment? A Women were elected governors by the votes of women. B Women gained equal pay in factories. C Women were able to achieve higher levels of education. D Women were considered

asked by History on February 3, 2017
18. ## Social Studies

What new opportunities were won by women with the passage of the 19th Amendment? A Women were elected governors by the votes of women.*** B Women gained equal pay in factories. C Women were able to achieve higher levels of education. D Women were

asked by EmberShy on February 8, 2017
19. ## statistics

Assume heights and weights are normally distributed with the given means and standard deviations from the table below. Strata Mean Standard Deviation Mean Standard Deviation Height Height Weight Weight (inches) (inches) (pounds) (pounds) U.S. Men 69.3 2.8

asked by Sara on October 20, 2014
20. ## US government

Which of the following is NOT considered illegal discrimination? I think this is D. Can you please confirm? A. Setting different ages at which men and women legally become adults. B. Barring women from jobs by arbitrary height and weight requirements.b. C.

asked by Lynn on February 15, 2019
21. ## public health

A researcher plans to use a sample of 500 men and women attending a well-known online university to study the relationship between the number of fast-food hamburgers consumed in a month and BMI (body mass index). The null hypothesis is that there is no

asked by Olivi Amoako on November 5, 2013
22. ## Physics

A chain composed of four identical links is suspended by a rope and does not move. How many force vectors would be drawn on the free body diagram of each link and which direction would they point? My answer: ---------- FIRST LINK (top): Upward force from

asked by Stanley on September 21, 2010
23. ## Statistics

It is not surprising that babies with low birth weights are at risk for developmental difficulties, but extraoridinarily large babies also face a higher than noraml risk of medical problems. In the United States the average full term single birth baby has

asked by Kelsi on October 7, 2016
24. ## fitness

A healthy BMI in women from a health standard is: 10-15** 21-25

asked by yeet on March 6, 2019
25. ## FLVs

A man with a waist measurement of 32 inches and a BMI of 22 is considered:

asked by ashley on February 3, 2017

A group of 894 women aged 70-79 had their height and weight measured. The mean height was 159 cm with a standard deviation of 5 cm and the mean weight was 65.9kg with a standard deviation of 12.7kg. Both sets of data are fairly normal. A.) Suppose you were

asked by Candice on June 21, 2016
27. ## UOP

1) At what body mass index (BMI) is a person considered to be overweight but not obese?

asked by Anonymous on June 25, 2010
28. ## sti

A researcher plans to use a sample of 500 men and women attending a well-known online university to study the relationship between the number of fast-food hamburgers consumed in a month and BMI (body mass index). The null hypothesis is that there is no

asked by sue on May 10, 2012
29. ## Biology

A young woman was at the gym doing great her normal workout. She would spend 45 minutes on the elliptical and then 15 minutes doing weight training. This was the regular routine for her as she did this almost everyday. One day her normal routine turned

asked by Paul Kay on April 22, 2017
30. ## algebra

Read the article about Body Mass Index (BMI) on page 151 of Elementary and Intermediate Algebra. Use the formula given using pounds and inches for finding the BMI at the end of the first paragraph in order to find the four intervals the article mentions:

asked by Anonymous on February 17, 2013
31. ## history

Can't think of the word. What were women considered to be? like this isn't the word but house wife. Something to do with women were considered only right to stay at home.

asked by Amy on December 12, 2010
32. ## C++ if else problem, please look

It compiles but it doesn't work. can you tell me what i did wrong? //Sonny Hinh, variable program, assignment 2 #include using namespace std; int main () { char gender; int age, bmi, dose1, dose2; double dose3, dose4; dose1 = bmi * 2; dose2 = bmi * 2 + 13;

asked by sonnytsn on January 24, 2011
33. ## physics

A car is rounding a circular curve of radius r on a banked turn. As the drawing indicates, there are two forces acting on the car, its weight mg and the normal force FN exerted on it by the road. Which force, or force component, provides the centripetal

asked by sal64 on June 1, 2014
34. ## math

How would I find out a persons weight? having the the height 65 inches and BMI is 30. Using formula B=703w/h^2

asked by Yvette on April 10, 2012
35. ## Health and Physical Education

BMI is a ratio to? •Height to body fat •Weight to height •Muscle mass to bone mass •weight to activity level

asked by Shayla on October 28, 2016
36. ## Statistic

A researcher wants to know if the mean Body Mass Index (BMI) among a group of college students differs from 22. He took a random sample of 20 students and obtained their BMI: 22 21 21 22 26 24 20 24 24 27 36 28 20 25 22 19 24 26 22 21

asked by Khoo on November 9, 2015
37. ## maths- arithmetic

The average weight for a group of 20 women is 130 pounds.If the average weight for 3/4 of these women was 140 pounds,what was the average weight,in pounds,for the rest of thee women?

asked by Kwaku on November 18, 2008
38. ## physics- MC QUESTIONS

Can you help please Question1: A car makes a banked turn on a "real" road (meaning you can not ignore friction), which of the following are forces that act on the car: (for full credit you must select ALL that are true) A)centripetal force B) friction C)

asked by emiie on May 4, 2012
39. ## physics plz

Can you help please Question1: A car makes a banked turn on a "real" road (meaning you can not ignore friction), which of the following are forces that act on the car: (for full credit you must select ALL that are true) A)centripetal force B) friction C)

asked by emiie on May 4, 2012
40. ## PHYSICS HELP

A 525-N trunk is placed on an inclined plane that forms an angle of 30.0 degrees with the horizontal. What are the components of the weight parallel to the plane and normal to the plane? Memorize this: weight normal = mg cosTheta weight parallel= mg Sin

asked by Suzanne on October 16, 2006
41. ## PE

Ben noticed that his BMI places him as overweight. He would like to lose a few pounds to achieve a healthy weight. Which of the following choices will best help him lose extra pounds and maintain a healthy weight?

asked by Help I need somebody not just anybody on January 18, 2017
42. ## stats

(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the

asked by Anonymous on September 26, 2016
43. ## stats

(a) The test had six multiple-choice items that were scored as correct or incorrect, so the total score was an integer between 0 and 6. Do you think that these data are Normally distributed? Explain why or why not. The distribution is Normal because the

asked by Anonymous on September 26, 2016
44. ## physics

Two strong magnets on opposite sides of a small table are shown. The long-range attractive force between the magnets keeps the lower magnet in place. Suppose the weight of the table is 26.7 N, the weight of each magnet is 6.55 N, and the magnetic force on

asked by confused on October 5, 2009
45. ## Health - CHECK MY ANSWERS PLEASE

Chris wants to know his BMI. He is five feet, six inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. What is Chris's BMI? Answer choices: 1. 18 2. 21 3. 28 4. 30 **MY ANSWER** Is it: 2. 21?

asked by Elina on January 30, 2014
46. ## please revise

Historically, African-American women have enjoyed the skeptical benefits of the few of beliefs of womanhood (Davis 1983). African-American women are in the general sense; the only women in America, who is almost unknown, thus, the only insight of African

asked by Christi on April 30, 2008
47. ## statistics

for a certain psychiatric evaluation z scores above 2.18 and below -2.33 are considered abnormal. what is the probability that a person evaluated by this will be considered normal?

asked by alex on December 11, 2011
48. ## physics

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc.

asked by jessica on March 15, 2016
49. ## HEALTH

BMI is used to screen for ________. A. Weight categories that may lead to health problems B. Weight categories that may lead to an improved self-image C. Body types that are not ideal D. Body types that seem attractive and appealing A?

asked by Aya on August 1, 2012
50. ## statistics

Tall clubs international is a social organization for tall people. It has a height requirement that men must be at least 74 in. and women must be at least 70 in. tall. If men's heights have a normal mean of 69.0 in and a deviation of 2.8 and women's normal

asked by Amy on November 4, 2013
51. ## arithmetic

the average weight of 20 women is 130 pounds. if the average weight for 3/4 of these women was 140 pounds, what was the average weight, in pounds, for th rest of the women?

asked by Anonymous on August 6, 2009
52. ## Math

Birth weights of babies in the United States can be modeled by a normal distribution with mean of 7.17 pounds and standard deviation 1.21 pounds. Those weighing less than 5.51 pounds are considered to be of low birth weight. What is the probability that a

asked by Stats on May 10, 2019
53. ## maths

The weight of potatoes produced by one particular farm are found to be approximately normally distributed, with the mean weight of 147 g and a standard deviation of 23g. i. What proportion of the potatoes produced by this farm will weigh less than 160 g?

asked by ranjini on April 2, 2019
54. ## statistics

Given the oft-cited statistic that 66.7% of the American public is overweight or obese, you are interested in comparing college students BMI level to the general population. Assuming that the general population has a BMI of (μ) = 27.5 using α level of

asked by HLR on April 23, 2009
55. ## math (stats)

The cholesterol levels of adult American women are approximately normal with the mean of 188 mg/dl and a standard deviation of 24 mg/dl. a company wants to test a certain medication for women falling in the highest 15% of cholesterol readings. what is the

asked by jeff on November 17, 2014
56. ## statistics

A sample survey interviews an SRS of 263 college women. Suppose (as is roughly true) that 75% of all college women have been on a diet within the past 12 months. Using the Normal approximation, what is the probability (±0.001) that 82% or more of the

asked by dais on May 2, 2013
57. ## Statistics(math)

(20.47 S-AQ) A sample survey interviews an SRS of 252 college women. Suppose (as is roughly true) that 71% of all college women have been on a diet within the past 12 months. Using Normal approximation, what is the probability (±0.001) that 77% or more of

asked by Kelsey on June 7, 2013
58. ## English

Can you please tell me which expressions are possible? Thank you. 1) Women had to provide an education to children Better: they had to provide children with an education, they were in charge of children's education, they were entrusted with (?)/responsible

asked by Henry2 on June 29, 2011
59. ## Health and PE

Which of the following plays a role in determining a persons weight? select all that apply A:heredity. B:activity level. C:body mass index (BMI). D:body composition. I think the answers are B, C, and D. Thank you.

asked by Jamie on September 29, 2017
60. ## Maths

A biscuit manufacturer packs its biscuits into individual boxes using a machine. The weight is advertised on each box as 200 grammes. The machine has been operating for many years and is regularly inspected during production to ensure that it is operating

asked by Macdavie Maseko on September 21, 2016
61. ## statistics

In response to the increasing weight of airline passengers, the Federal Aviation Administration in 2003 told airlines to assume that passengers average 190 pounds in the summer, including clothing and carry-on baggage. But passengers vary, and the FAA did

asked by steve on February 17, 2010
62. ## STAT

The mean weight of all 20-year old women is 130 pounds. A random sample of 30 women athletes who are 20 years old showed a sample mean of 126 pounds with a standard deviation of 15 pounds. Researchers wanted to determine whether the mean weight for 20-year

asked by Serena P. on September 25, 2015
63. ## Statistics

The heights of women in a certain population have a Normal distribution with mean 64 inches and standard deviation 3.5 inches. We select three women at random from this population. Assume that their heights are independent. Find the probability that the

asked by Sarah on November 20, 2016
64. ## social studies

three examples of asian women considered to be empowered. however, discuss why they cannot be considered empowered?

asked by feb.k on September 27, 2010
65. ## History

1.)How did New England's textile industry affect women? A.)New technologies required men to work far from their wives & families. B.)The jobs in the this field were considered "men's work

asked by #FreeGucci on March 28, 2016
66. ## Social Studies

1. What was considered an extremely controversial idea advocated by Elizabeth Cady Stanton of the women’s rights movement? She advocated that even though women worked, their husbands should keep their wages. She expected that girls would only enter

asked by Betta Fish on November 24, 2016
67. ## Heath

1. Which digestive organ is the last organ food passes through before reaching your stomach? (1 point) pharynx epiglottis esophagus mouth 2. Starches and sugars belong to which class of nutrients? (1 point) carbohydrates fats proteins enzymes 3. A method

asked by Help on November 11, 2016
68. ## trig

the formula log w= -2.866 + 2.722 log h estimates the normal weight w in pounds of a girl h inches tall. Estimate the normal weight of a 68" tall girl.

asked by jerson on October 29, 2008
69. ## Statistics

Politicians are interested in knowing the opinions of their constituents on important issues. One administrative assistant to a senator claims that more than 63% of adult women favor stricter gun laws. A recent telephone survey of 1026 adults by IBR Polls

asked by Penny on November 4, 2013
70. ## Statistics

Many women take oral contraceptives to prevent pregnancy. Under ideal conditions, 1% will become pregnant within one year. In typcal use, 5% become pregnant. Choose 20 random women taking the pill. How many become pregnant in the next year? a. What is the

asked by Dawn on August 4, 2010
71. ## physics

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc.

asked by tom on March 14, 2016
72. ## Physics

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc.

asked by vanessa on March 14, 2016
73. ## physics

Women and overweight people often experience backpain. Let us explore the reason for this. Assume the women has a weight of 60.0 daN before pregnancy. Suppose she gains 10.0 daN during pregnancy, due to weight of the fetus, placenta, amniotic fluid, etc.

asked by tom on March 13, 2016
74. ## eating binges/emotional psychology

18. Compared to overweight people, normal-weight people are ___ likely to engage in eating binges, and ___ likely to experience emotional problems. a. Less…more b. Less…less c. More…less d. About equally…about equally I chose answer C. because

asked by Blaine <3 on October 28, 2007
75. ## stats

1)Suppose that the weight of tomato juice in mechanically filled cans follows a normal distribution with a mean of 464 grams and a standard deviation of 8 grams. a)A random sample of size n = 18 cans is taken. Will the sampling distribution of the sample

asked by Liz on June 28, 2015
76. ## American History

Which of the following statements is true of life in the New England colonies? A. Only married women could exercise control of their property B. Those who aspired to the social elite had to be members of a congregational church C. Literacy wasn't

asked by Shawn on January 26, 2014
77. ## science

The two tables below give the relative-risk of developing a stroke, in relation to blood pressure and body mass index. The data are based on a population of men from the USA. The values in the first table are given in comparison with the total population.

asked by sam ???????????????????? on October 31, 2013
78. ## physical science

At the bottom of a well one quarter of radius of the earth deep your weight compare to your normal weight would be

asked by tam on March 1, 2011
79. ## History

Which group of ancient Greek women had the most freedom? Spartan women metic women slave women Athenian women is it Spartan women

asked by Sliverstream on February 28, 2019
80. ## History.

Which group of ancient Greek women had the most freedom? slave women Spartan women Athenian women metic women It is Spartan women?

asked by Sliverstream on March 13, 2019
81. ## ENG 122 English Composition II

Which thesis sentence best addresses a counter-argument? Carbohydrates are not healthy for most people. Despite years dependence on calorie reduction to lose weight, medical intervention and personalized diet plans are more effective than a generic diet of

asked by Jones on December 21, 2014
82. ## HEALTH

Why are many fad diets considered unhealthy? A. Because they may not provide all of the nutrients your body needs B. Because they often promise quick weight loss C. Because people typically find it difficult to keep lost weight off D. All of the above D?

asked by Aya on August 1, 2012
83. ## Health

Why are many fad diets considered unhealthy? A. Because they may not provide all of the nutrients your body needs B. Because they often promise quick weight loss C. Because people typically find it difficult to keep lost weight off D. All of the above D?

asked by Brandon on August 21, 2013
84. ## Health

Individuals suffering from anorexia suffer extreme weight loss, usually _____ below the person's normal body weight 5% 8% 10%**** 15%

asked by Jacob on May 7, 2016
85. ## Statistics

If it is claimed that the contents of soaps boxes sold weigh on average at least 20 ounces. The distribution of weight is known to be normal; We assume \sigma = 0.5σ=0.5 is known n=30 sample mean weight = 18.5 ounces. Test at the 10% significance level

asked by Anonymous on May 10, 2019
86. ## Physics

Two strong magnets on opposite sides of a small table are shown. The long-range attractive force between the magnets keeps the lower magnet in place. Suppose the weight of the table is 26.1 N, the weight of each magnet is 8.99 N, and the magnetic force on

asked by Anonymous on October 25, 2008
87. ## Statistics

The distribution of heights of women aged 20 to 29 is approximately Normal with mean 63.6 inches and standard deviation 3 inches. The height (± 0.1 inch) of the middle 68% of young women falls between a low of inches and a high of inches.

asked by Stacie on September 4, 2012
88. ## statistics

Heights of young adult U.S. women are approximately normal with mean 64" and standard deviation 2.7". What proportion of all U.S. young adult women are taller than 6 feet?

asked by Ashley on January 23, 2012
89. ## statistics

Heights of young adult US women are approximately normal with mean 64" and standard deviation 2.7". What proportion of all US young adult women are taller than 6 feet?

asked by Anonymous on September 9, 2010
90. ## Social Studies

Why was Chandragupta Maurya's organization of his empire considered efficient? A. His severe punishments for crimes were considered normal. B. His taxes paid for a large army and his costly life style. C. His envoys were sent on missions to neighboring

asked by Bri on October 14, 2018
91. ## Social Studies

How did economic changes influence women's decision to fight for suffrage? A. Women were now working outside the home****(I think A)*** B. Women joined the temperance to reduce alcohol use C. Women who lived in rural areas worked on farms but not factories

asked by HELP on March 21, 2019
92. ## Health

1. What is one reason why the percentage of overweight teens has increased over the past 50 years? A. Teenagers spend a lot more time outside. B. Television commercials promote healthy food. C. There is more junk food and fast food available. D. People

asked by Jake Paul in the title on January 8, 2018
93. ## physics

A child accelerates upwards in an elevator which causes his apparent weight to become 405N. Determine the magnitude of the elevators acceleration if his normal weight is 400N.

asked by maddi on March 29, 2013
94. ## Physics

An airplane is experiencing turbulence and at some point you feel like feeling lighter. If at that moment your apparent weight is 70% of your normal weight, what is the size and direction of the acceleration of the plane?

asked by Wannes on October 14, 2017
95. ## math

Weights of women are normally distributed with mean 143 pounds and standard deviation 29 pounds. If 36 women are randomly selected, what is the probability that their mean weight is between 120 and 160 pounds? Round your answer to two decimal places.

asked by anon on March 31, 2016
96. ## Physiology

Obesity is defined medically as 20% above a person’s ideal weight. If a person’s ideal weight is 72 kg, when (above what weight) would that person be considered obese? ________________kg

asked by Ivy on February 9, 2011
97. ## History

what jobs were considered inappropriate for women in the 1920s?

asked by Marquita on February 27, 2019
98. ## statistics

Bellevue Hospital in New York City uses 100.6 °F as the lowest temperature considered to indicate a fever. What percentage of normal and healthy adults would be considered to have a fever? Does this percentage suggest that a cutoff of 100.6 °F is

asked by anonymous on April 2, 2010
99. ## Grammar Check

Can you please see if what I wrote is in formal language and the grammar is correct? Thank You In the novel, Dos Passo's women never equaled success, were mainly considered prositutes, married to get ahead, and were failures when it came to keeping a

asked by Unknown on October 13, 2009
100. ## Probability

Uncle Henry has been having trouble keeping his weight constant. In fact, during each week, his weight changes from the beginning of the week to the end of the week by a random amount, uniformly distributed between -0.5 and 0.5 pounds. Assuming that his

asked by qwerty on May 26, 2015