Reggie is 72 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. use the formula below to answer the question about his weight.
bmi = weight (in pounds) × 703 / [height (in inches)]²
which bmi category does reggie fall into?
19.7, appropriate weight
17.6, he is underweight
BMI=17.6 underweight BMI
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"Reggie is 72 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds. Use the formula below to answer the question about his weight. BMI = Weight (in pounds) × 703 / [Height (in inches)]²
Which BMI category does Reggie fall into?
A.26.5, overweight , B.17.6, underweight , C.19.7, appropriate weight"
BMI stands for Body Mass Index and is a measure of each person's weight, being a relationship between the person's mass and their height squared. From this calculation it is possible to assess whether the person has an ideal weight or is underweight or overweight. Both below and overweight levels may pose health risks to the individual.
Using the formula shown in the above question we can calculate Reggie's BMI as follows:
(130) x703 / (72x72) = 17.62
According to BMI Regie is underweight.
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I think the answer is (B)
If the question is asking for his BMI ,His BMI is 17.62 percent
Reggie falls into underweight category because his BMI is. The correct answer between all the choices given is the second choice or letter B. I am hoping that this answer has satisfied your query and it will be able to help you, and if you would like, feel free to ask another question.
Reggie falls in the underweight category.
Given : Reggie is 72 inches tall and weighs 130 pounds.
Formula used :
Weight in pounds and height in inches,
To find : Which BMI category does Reggie fall into?
The BMI categories are :
1) Underweight BMI< 18.5
2) Normal weight BMI - 18.5 - 24.9
3) Overweight BMI- 25 - 29.9
4) Obesity BMI - 30 or greater
We have given Height = 72 inches
Weight = 130 pounds
Substitute value in the formula,
So, BMI < 18.5.
i.e. Reggie falls in the underweight category.
The answer is B.
Her BMI is (130/72^2 * 703) = 17.63. According to BMI categories, below 18.5 is considered underweight. Normal BMI is between 18.5 and 25. Above 25 is considered overweight that above 30 is considered obese. Body mass index is used to measure the body fat of an individual based on their height.