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An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered A. underweight. B. obese. C. healthy. D. overweight
A. overweight.
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Asked 12/21/2012 4:28:07 AM
Updated 12/22/2012 8:42:13 PM
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An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered overweight.
Added 12/21/2012 5:36:29 AM
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In America Wikipedia is an unacceptable source to use for a school citation.
Added 12/21/2012 9:14:41 PM
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An adult with a BMI of 25 to 30 is considered B. obese.
Added 12/21/2012 4:49:24 AM
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@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
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Added 12/21/2012 6:46:26 AM
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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
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Added 12/21/2012 9:13:24 PM
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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
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