Question and answer
An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered A. underweight. B. obese. C. healthy. D. overweight
A. overweight.
cjam_1977|Points 290|
Question
Asked 12/21/2012 4:28:07 AM
Updated 12/22/2012 8:42:13 PM
21 Answers/Comments
Followed by yeswey, Unfollowed by yeswey
Get an answer
New answers
Rating
5
An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered overweight.
Added 12/21/2012 5:36:29 AM
This answer has been added to the Weegy Knowledgebase
Rated good by vanilla2bean, Rated good by MMileon
3
In America Wikipedia is an unacceptable source to use for a school citation.
Added 12/21/2012 9:14:41 PM
This answer has been flagged as incorrect.
Flagged by andrewpallarca
0
An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered B. obese.
Added 12/21/2012 4:49:24 AM
This answer has been flagged as incorrect.
Flagged by Sting
Comments
@Sting,
Some answers on yahoo are not right.
Please check the lwebsite attached in the above with my answer.
The answer should be obese.

•An adult who has a BMI between 25 and 29.9 is considered overweight.
•An adult who has a BMI of 30 or higher is considered obese.
Added 12/21/2012 6:25:52 AM
I made a big mistake there. its range is from 25-30 so there is not a correct answer in the choice.

25-29.9 belong to overweight while 30 is considered to be obese.
Added 12/21/2012 6:28:05 AM
I agree with yeswey, yahoo.answer is not a reliable source as they can be answered by anyone with no expertise.
Added 12/21/2012 6:38:47 AM
Jay901,
yes, i saw quite some questins with incorrect answers though there aer some good and qualified ones. There should be some experts there who can flag wrong answers.
Added 12/21/2012 6:43:42 AM
[Deleted]
Added 12/21/2012 6:46:26 AM
Deleted by Sting
yeswey, BMI greater than 25 is considered overweight and above 30 is considered obese.
There is not a big between 29.9 and 30 so in that case it is considered to be overweight, please check the link above.
Added 12/21/2012 6:50:13 AM
Sting,
I only saw the number 30 (did not know how could i do that) the first time and thats why i gave an answer of "obese". The dispute is the number 30 here. But for the range from 25-30, most part are less than 30, so if i have to choose one i also would choose "overweight" where i would agree with you.
Added 12/21/2012 7:06:38 AM
I would go with Yeswey's source of the CDC over Wikipedia as with Yahoo anyone can input information into it. Sting is correct though.
Added 12/21/2012 11:24:34 AM
What if the person who answered in Yahoo also provided a source for their answer?
Added 12/21/2012 12:53:06 PM
Sting, your answer is correct, but please make sure to find a reliable source other than yahoo or . This information is very accessible when you search for it.


Uxiali, yahoo and as sources are for last resorts only. We should not rely on them all the time.
Added 12/21/2012 12:59:39 PM
andrewpallarca, Thanks for the Info. I know wiki and yahoo are not always correct thats why i always check my answer on many sites until i am not sure my answer is correct, I will provide good sources of my answers in future. Thank you
Added 12/21/2012 1:38:23 PM
You're welcome. It's okay to use wikipedia as a source as I also use it for reference. I don't see anything wrong with that. Wikipedia is not an acceptable source in schools, but not here in Weegy for as long as they are informative. Thank you,
Added 12/21/2012 1:45:40 PM
Flagged by vanilla2bean, Unflagged by vanilla2bean
[Deleted]
Added 12/21/2012 9:13:24 PM
Flagged by vanilla2bean, Unflagged by vanilla2bean, Deleted by vanilla2bean
In America Wikipedia is an unacceptable source to use for a school citation.
Added 12/21/2012 9:15:21 PM
Sorry about the flag/unflag. On my mobile, don't normally use.
Added 12/21/2012 9:16:20 PM
vanilla2bean,
Please post the comment (In America Wikipedia is an unacceptable source to use for a school citation) on the comment section, its not an answer.
Added 12/21/2012 9:24:02 PM
Yeswey, it was supposed to be a comment not an answer. Thanks.
Added 12/22/2012 7:25:48 PM
vanilla2bean,
You are welcome.
Added 12/22/2012 8:42:13 PM
Add an answer or comment
Log in or sign up first.
Questions asked by the same visitor
What is the sum of 667 and 23? A. 15,341 B. 644 C. 690 D. 29
Weegy: 667+23=690 (More)
Question
Updated 309 days ago|6/23/2014 9:06:54 AM
0 Answers/Comments
What is the product of 713 and 82? A. 58,466 B. 8 r57 C. 795 D. 631
Question
Updated 12/20/2012 5:01:38 AM
1 Answer/Comment
[Deleted]
Added 12/20/2012 5:01:42 AM
Deleted by Jay901
Which one of the following pairs of numbers contains like fractions? A. 4/8 and 12/16 B. 1/2 and 3/2 C. 6/7 and 60/70 D. 5/4 and 4/5
Weegy: The pair that contains like fractions is: 1/2 and 3/2. (More)
Question
Expert Answered
Updated 192 days ago|10/17/2014 7:22:06 PM
0 Answers/Comments
What is the position of 9 in the number 932,805? A. The ones place B. The ten-thousands place C. The hundred-thousands place D. The hundreds place
Question
Updated 2/2/2014 11:27:47 AM
1 Answer/Comment
The position of 9 in the number 932,805 is C. The hundred-thousands place.
Added 2/2/2014 11:27:44 AM
This answer has been confirmed as correct, not copied, and helpful.
What is the reciprocal of 7/9? A. 14/18 B. 16/15 C. 9/7 D. 48/15
Weegy: The reciprocal of 7/9 is 9/7. (More)
Question
Updated 315 days ago|6/16/2014 3:25:29 PM
0 Answers/Comments
20,611,095 questions answered
Popular Conversations
Find the product. (0.5n^5)2(10n^7)3
Weegy: (0.5n^5)^2(10n^7)^3 = 0.25n^10*1000n^21 = 250n^31 User: Find the product. (y 2)5 · y 8 User: Find the ...
4/27/2015 10:47:32 AM| 4 Answers
Red Herring
Weegy: A red herring in a story is a literary device where the author deliberately leads readers or characters towards ...
4/27/2015 10:06:37 PM| 4 Answers
Find the quotient. (4ab - 8a^2 + 12ac) ÷ (4a)
Weegy: (4ab - 8a 2 + 12ac)/(4a) = [(4a)(b - 2a + 3c)]/(4a) = -2a + b + 3c User: Find the sum and choose the correct ...
4/27/2015 10:32:59 AM| 3 Answers
What is shutter speed?
4/27/2015 11:20:00 AM| 3 Answers
Identify this conic section x 2 - y 2 = 16
Weegy: There is an term AND a term. Hence, NOT a parabola. The coefficient on the term is different than the ...
4/27/2015 7:22:54 PM| 3 Answers
Atoms contain charged particles called protons and electrons. Each ...
Weegy: All atoms of the same element have the same number of protons. User: Find the quotient –88 ¸ 11. A. ...
4/27/2015 7:34:21 AM| 2 Answers
Which civilization built Machu ...
4/27/2015 8:47:37 AM| 2 Answers
Solve for w in P = 2w + 2l, if P = 38 and l = 12 User: Solve for m ...
Weegy: 33.333333 repeater User: Solve for b 2 in A =1/2 h(b 1+b 2), if A = 16, h = 4, and b 1 = 3. Weegy: h = 2a / ...
4/27/2015 9:40:33 AM| 2 Answers
Find the product. 8y 3(-3y 2) User: Find the product. -7(-a 2)(-b ...
Weegy: question? User: (k 3)5 Weegy: question? User: Find the product. (102)3 User: Simplify. (fg)9
4/27/2015 10:38:23 AM| 2 Answers
Weegy Stuff
S
L
Points 712 [Total 2289]| Ratings 1| Comments 702| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 633 [Total 1200]| Ratings 2| Comments 613| Invitations 0|Offline
S
P
C
L
P
L
1
P
P
1
Points 535 [Total 8412]| Ratings 3| Comments 505| Invitations 0|Online
S
Points 483 [Total 483]| Ratings 1| Comments 473| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 282 [Total 282]| Ratings 2| Comments 262| Invitations 0|Offline
S
Points 266 [Total 266]| Ratings 2| Comments 246| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
L
Points 189 [Total 8183]| Ratings 0| Comments 189| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
1
R
Points 139 [Total 1211]| Ratings 2| Comments 119| Invitations 0|Offline
S
L
Points 125 [Total 3728]| Ratings 0| Comments 125| Invitations 0|Offline
S
1
L
1
Points 43 [Total 3484]| Ratings 1| Comments 33| Invitations 0|Offline
Home | Contact | Blog | About | Terms | Privacy | Social | ©2015 Purple Inc.