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Growth rates refer to the amount gained by a certain variable in a specific context and period. They have various applications in several fields such as population, employment, unemployment, economic factors, and even on a person’s height.
A: Maybe your nine year old has some secret that she has been keeping from you or she is troubled by something or someone.
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well.. It depends on her height. If she is very short she may be a little overweight but if she´s an average height or taller it should be fine. Feel free to write on my message board, leaving her date of birth, height and weight and I can do an accurate calcukation (my user name is fluto998) ! …
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  Exercise at least 30 minutes 3-4 times a week, try to eat mostly lean protein at dinner (Chicken breast, fish, at dinner time. Multiply your weight by 12; that will give you the amount of calories you need just to maintain it.
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Yes this is very VITAL for future muscle development. I and others recommend 13 as a good age to start lifting, depending on what body type you are will determine the weight you should be lifting. After lifting to grow the muscle i would recommend muscle milk, or other types of protein shakes to bui…
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No more than the liability limits- because you would lose otherwise.
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Zinc deficiency can lead to stunted growth. However, for a 17 year old, genetics most likely is the factor. However, the simple answer is to eat a wide range of food and take a multivitamin. No one supplement has been proven to increase height for a healthy individual.Some drugs, such as letrozole, …
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Any new "lumps" on your body are never normal and should be evaluated by a medical professional for diagnosis and treatment. It may be nothing. It may be a cyst, or it may be something more serious. You need to go to a doctor. In person. No one is able to (or will) diagnose you online. You only have…
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Im a 6' 1 13 year old and im above average for my age compared to other people in my class or other kids on teams I play. I like being my height because i play basketball, baseball, and football. In all the sports I play height helps so dont be mad be glad. I love it! My dad is 6' 3 and my brother i…
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Answer Any four door sedan like a camry, accord, or crown vic would be your best bet.
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Boy: The average is about 62" with 9/10 boys being 56"-67" tall. Girl: The average is about 62" with 9/10 girls being 57" - 68" tall.The height of a child in puberty is very diverse due to the fact they are having growing spurts, so they could be much shorter or much taller than the average. It is …
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i am 12 and i need to lose weight but i just cant seem to have the time so i just think you should cut down on junk food and eat more healthy things like vegetables and fruit but not TO much fruit because it has a lot of suger so that's what i thing. lata  It's normal for boys ages 11-14 to ga…
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The average height is about 5'1 to 5'6 but I'm only going to be about 6'1 or 2 when I'm full grown so pretty much if your a guy and over 5 foot tall you will be from 5'7 to 6'3 when your fully grown. I think heights are genetic, depending on your relatives. The stuff you eat and drink also effect y…
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For girls: 5 feet For guys: 5 feet to 5 feet 7
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Answer If you want to lose weight do what I did. First of all you have to have motivation. You have to say to yourself that "I want to lose weight". Every morning when you still are in bed do some crunches. When you are dressing either dance or jump around. Since you go to school then when you wa…
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This usually depends of genetics. Chances are if your parents or grand parents aren't tall, you probably have a lesser chance of being tall too. But it's not the end! Eat plenty of foods that calcium. This includes cheese, milk, yogurt, and many dairy products. Also, make sure you get Vitamin D too,…
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Answer At that age, your growth plates should be open, so your long bones (eg femur and tibia in the legs) should grow when they are stimulated to do so by human growth hormone (hgh). Exercises that make your body produce higher amounts of hgh include weight lifting, swimming, sprinting. Other in…
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12-year-old children come in all shapes and sizes. The link to the website, further down this page, gives the normal weight for a 5' 12-year-old as around 100 pounds. Genetics has a lot to do with the weight of the child. My husband was born at 5 lbs. 3 oz and was small in elementary school, bu…
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just be ur self and she will like you:)
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What ever height you are or become  when i was 11 i had like a height for like a 13 year old and i was 5'5 or 5'4
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Ok, the person that answered this before isn't accurate. I am 12 and i am 5 '3 and my doctor said i should weigh 145. im a few pounds above that though. Lol. But to be serious, you should weigh about your weight now! You are average. Ok. To start out on this, JOIN WEIGHTWATCHERS! Well you don't have…
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Answer Stretching Exercises: - These exercises will help you improve your posture. You'll be surprised that how much of "Height" is hidden behind your slouched back. You can, at any age, add an inch or two of height by simply improving your posture. Second, you can create a "Taller" effect by f…
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Answer When evaluating a stock one should look at not only earnings but how those earnings are growing. The rate of growth helps to determine where the earnings will be next quarter, next year, or five years down the road. If you see a stock with a P/E (Price/Earnings) of 100 that is usually do t…
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I am 15 year old, female, and I am 5' 2. I weigh 122.I'm that height, and I weight about 120 pounds.I am 15, 5' 2" and I weigh aout 121 lbs.I am 15 years old and weigh about 125 to 130 pounds. I am not a fat girl at all. Remember that muscle weighs a lot more than fat does. Don't be so obsessed abou…
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Often when doctors tell mothers how much their child should weigh they never took bone structure into consideration. Take a look around you at your relatives. If you have short, tall, large-boned, small-boned then your child is going to one of these things. Some kids are string beans and could use a…
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They should be around 85-110 lbs  I don't think it matters what color you are, but what age you are, because my African-American friend leeann is the same exaclt weight and height as me and I'm white!  im 112 and im 5'3 is that average?  it wouldn't really matter if the child is bl…
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            Weight is related to height and body composition rather than age. Here are some opinions: I believe it is 100 pounds.I think 100-110. But weight doesn't matter. As long as you are fit and healthy!I think it is 100-120 pounds.I know it is around 100-120…
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WHAT!!! go 2 the docter I have never of heard of teeth on feet   PLEASE take your child to a pediatrician right away! You may be seeing bone spurs coming through the skin. I doubt you are seeing TEETH! There is a type of tumor called a teratoma, that can have teeth, bone, & hair, and oth…
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Well, the average height and weight vary. The question is more complex that just reading out a statistic, it really varies from person to person. At 11 you are hitting puberty as a female (13 for boys) and though you may be taller than your peers your not abnormal, you were just one of the first to …
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If you are 12 and you are 150 lbs, I'm not going to say that is overweight because if you are tall and you play a lot of sports I would consider it normal. When I was 11, I was 83.5 pounds so I don't know. If you're less active and you're always laying around you are probably overweight. Sorry if I …
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That question is very broad. What bone structure does this girl have? How tall is she? It totally depends on the height, muscle and bone structure of the girl. Especially the height! Weight is related to height and body composition, rather than age. For in-depth information about weight in rela…
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I have searched the internet and the average is 88-127 i weigh i 127 but i don't even look fat or anything it is mostly body muscle because i play sports alot and work out I think the average weight is 108 pounds because that is how much i weigh and i am a 5'4 twleve year old.  i weigh 114 12…
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well im 97 pounds...but if your on a scale sometimes it can add on pounds so it variys between 96-100  i weigh 103...so i don't think it varey's between 96-100 or that's just saying I'm fat. Which I'm not!  im 4 and a half stone, but im anorexic...  See Related LinksSee the Related…
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Yes That Is very tall even for an Adult.
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There is no particular or perfect weight for a 13-year-old boy (or a person of any age). This is because weight is related to height and body composition rather than age. For more information, or to see the height/weight charts, or to learn about the causes of unwanted weight gain, see the page link…
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I'm a 14 year old girl and I'm about 130. It's a little too much, but I'm the same height as you. Weight doesn't matter though. Inches are more of what counts. The average weight is between 115-130 probably.
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Most people stop growing at 12-17 years old.(Your ears keep growing until you die!)
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According to the BMI scale, you are the perfect weight.yes the bmi scale says that you are average.
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Answer 100- 110 pounds is actually INCREDIBLY WRONG. The weight range is actually 110-143. Different girls have different body types and if you are over or under this your should consult a doctor. But don't be too worried if you're in the 140's or 100 or higher. Many girls are different and it us…
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130. or just be happy and weigh whatever you want. 200lbs is a good start.
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I am 13 years old and I weigh 130.5 pounds. But I am also somewhere aroung 5'7. Am I overweight? 'Cause I feel like I am. Compared to some of the other girls in my class, i am not the lightest. Answer im 13. i am 250-200 pounds around that area im 4'10 is that bad or good?? im told i look pregnant. …
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There is no ideal or perfect weight for a 12-year-old girl because weight is related to height and body composition, rather than age. Here are some examples: I am a twelve-year-old, and I am 55 kg and I am around 5 ft tall.If you look at the growth charts below (the Centers for Disease Control link…
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Although there can be an "average" weight in relation to height, there is no perfect weight for a 12-year-old girl. This is because weight is related to height and body composition rather than just age. Here are some example answers from various WikiAnswer users: I agree with the above comment. If y…
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The Average weight for a 5'1" 15 year old girl is beween 105 to 120.
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The answer can vary greatly depending on gender and nationality, girls at the age of 14 have practically stopped growing, whereas boys of this age will have probably only started their growth spurt in the last year or so, and will continue to grow until around the age of 18. The highest average hei…
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It depends how tall he/she is.check this websitehttp://www.keepkidshealthy.com/growthcharts/  Around 40 pounds, but it very much depends on your child's height. Check out the associated website on growth charts..  My 5 year old son is 40 pounds. He is fine. I would then say that average …
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During the toddler years (1 to 3 years of age) the average child should gain 4-6lbs a year. By 30 months the average toddler weighs about 28lbs. An "average" 3 year old boy would weigh approximately 31 lbs (about 14 kg). However, this is the child who would weigh in exactly at "average," or on the …
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Girls generally stop growing between 14 and 18. Boys generally stop growing between 16 and 21 though they may continue to broaden in the shoulders after this.Basically girls can stop growing but don't worry it's OK.
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Around 3 feet. Depends on the parents genes really. They couuld be a smidge taller or shorter. Hope that helps.
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Wondering if you are the perfect weight is up to you. Thinking if you are overweight or underweight is just making your life a wreak. 105-120 is good. If you are under don't worry. If you are over maybe you have more muscle than fat. If you have more fat just take a little diet. Stop drinking as man…
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Answer It totally depends how tall you are. The key thing that you said is that you are an "athletic girl." If you are maintaining a healthy lifestyle by eating well and exercising, your weight should be just fine (unless you are going overboard either by not eating what your body needs or exerci…
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You should weigh approximately anywhere from 100lb to 115lb if you want to be in Good Shape! ;D
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I am a 15 year old girl and i am 5 foot 3 inches and weigh exactly 6 stone which is 84 pounds. I have a BMI of 14.9. Anything under 18.5 is and unhealthy weight. And for anyone that is 5 ft 3 i found a chart that says that 100 pounds is fine. So if your around my weight it apparently is underweight.…
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hey im 16 now and im about 5'9 (176cm) by the way i followed this path 12 years - 5'2 13 years- 5'4 14 years -5'6 (167cm) 15 years -5'7 16 years - about 5"8-9) i just had a growth spurt i didnt think i was gonna even be this height but it happened :) mine 12-5'7 -172 13-5'11 -181 1…
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The average height of an 11 year old girl is: 5 feet 0 inches I am 5 feet 4 inches and a half Lots of boys seem short at this age - they're not. You're tall. Girls hit puberty earlier as you might know, and at about 13 boys automatically shoot up in height. Girls seem short to boys at the age of 1…
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I don't really the other answers were helpful BUT NOT THAT HELP AT ALL
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For a 14 year old female that is 5'5" and eating healthy and exercising should weigh between 110 and 140 pounds.I am 5"4 and weigh 98 pounds.
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A healthy weight would be about from 50-60 kg or about 110-120 pounds. A little below or above that I'm sure would still be healthy. To find out whether your weight is healthy, talk to your doctor and have your BMI calculated. Please do this professionally as an online BMI calculator may not be comp…
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Answer A boy who just turned 13 who is 155cm (61 inches) tall (using the American growth chart) has an average weight of 95-105 pounds. A girl who just turned 13 who is the same height has an average weight of about 90-105 pounds.
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About 20 pounds give or take. I have seen some at 30 and some at 15. It all depends on the baby. Premature ones will be lower weight. By 1 year they should be 3X the size they were at birth. My last baby was born at 10 1/2 pounds so X 3 that would put him at about 30 pounds at 1 year.  
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No. You need to lose at least 30 Pounds!according to bmi scale you are at average weight.
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no such thing as perfect! id have to say that's very thin! my friend is 13, 5'1" (shortie) and 90 pounds, and shes a stick! that weight certainly DOES not require weight loss at all!but it depends on your build, still, that's quite thin in my perspective!I definitely think it is underweight, I am 13…
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About 110 to 115. It could be more if she has a lot of muscle because muscle weights more than fat.
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Average I.Q. = 100 Allowances are made in the testing for age and therefore your I.Q. should stay approximately the same throughout your life!  
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Answer i think you need to at lest buy 20 pairs of clothes that way if the baby gets sick or some the baby will have a change in clothes. Answer If you go onto a site like www.babyalpima.com and look under Gift Sets you can find onesies, jumpers, botties, hats, bibs all for one LOW price
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The average weight for a girl who just turned 13 in America who are 64 inches tall is somewhere around 115-125 pounds. A girl who is exactly 13 in America who is 64 inches tall is at the 75th percentile for height; this would correspond to a weight of around 115 pounds. Not everyone is at the same …
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Answer I myself just turned 13 yesterday, and I am 6' 1" with a size 13 shoe. Answer Im sure theres nothing wrong with him... My little brother is 6'2 with a size 13 shoe and he is only 14 Answer Feet stop growing before the rest of you so his feet may not grow any more, or only a si…
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The average height of a male in America who just turned 12 is about 4'11". This means that if you took 100 boys who were 12, the average height (50th percentile) would be about 4'11". 90% of boys this age will be between 4'5" and 5'4". However, it is more important to look at your growth from birth …
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A girl of 5ft 8in should weigh in the vicinity of 180-190pounds. Dont worry about your weight to much just watch what you eat and get 30mins excercise each day and you will be fine.  Not to be a horrid downer, but not really. If you calulate your Body Mass Index, you are overweight. I've been …
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I Say Please Eat Some More Its Not Right I say that 103 pounds for an 11 yr old that's 4'9" is a little too much for that height and weight , I'm 11 years old and 4'9" but, i weigh about 93 pounds it depends though My best friend weighs 103 punds and she is 5'2. She isn't very fat at all. I am 88 …
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There is no particular or ideal weight for an 11-year-old girl (or a person of any age). This is because weight is related to height and body composition rather than age. For more information, or to see the height/weight charts, or to learn about the causes of unwanted weight gain, see the page link…
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For the charts that pediatricians use when assessing whether someone is overweight or underweight see the related link for "Height/weight charts" to the bottom for the answer. Below are some of the answers given by other teens: Approx 50.1 kgI think the average weight of a 5' 3 13-year-old should b…
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There is no ideal or perfect weight for a 10-year-old (or a person of any age). This is because weight is related to height and body composition rather than age. Here are some examples from various WikiAnswer contributors: I am almost ten and a half but I weigh at least 103 but I'm far from fat. I'…
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For a girl: Well I would expect to get a little taller. You should expect to get breast and probably some pimples. The hardest part of your life just started and you can expect to be self conscience and you can expect to have alot of questions about your body and changes in the way you feel. I hope …
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It would depend on their body type.  Answer Improvements (Situations) I am 12 year old girl and 4' 9 and I weigh 100.3 lbs. I was concerned because my skinniest friend weighs 60 pounds but I realized that she is extremely underweight and that average would be 90-120 lbs and that made me feel…
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The average weight for a 5ft 6 14 year old is 9 1/2 stone.
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If you are an adult, you cannot grow taller by any natural means. In some cases, painful and expensive surgery may (or many not) be able to help a little. The maximum height you can reach as an adult depends on the height of your family (and adequate nutrition). Tall parents have tall children, as…
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At 5'3" aged 11 you should weigh about 135 pounds (give or take 10 pounds). If you are significantly overweight you need professional help, so need to see a doctor and/or nutritionist. Or perhaps your school has a counsellor who can help. Weight Watchers has a childrens section but you need a note …
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There is no 'average' height for anyone but you may wish to check with your doctor if you are worried-All of the pediatricians that we have used have growth curves showing the 50th percentile and what is considered average. The curves vary depending upon which country your child is from. So a child …
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I'm 19 and 4'8". Anywhere between 6 stone 8oz and 8 stone is normal. My weight is around 7 stone (98lbs) and I'm not fat, but not too thin. You probably wont grow any taller but youre weight is bound to increase as your body shape changes within the next few years, but don't stress about it. It does…
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It may, but it's not as good as other fertilizers like livestock manure.
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100 is the average IQ whatever your age. A variance of plus or minus 10 points is considered within expected deviation.100 is the average IQ, but it does vary on age. An IQ of a 113 for an adult is above average, so this should be slightly better for someone younger.140 (Standard deviation of 20) or…
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BMI CALCULATOR Underweight: less than 18.5 Normal Weight: 18.5-24.9 Overweight: 25-29.9 Obesity: greater than 30 A 12 year old girl who is 4'11 and 120 pounds has a BMI of 24.2 Im an 11 year old girl and i weigh 115 lbs and im 5'5 its not out of the ordinary for a 12 year old girl to weigh betw…
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There is a chance, but I'm afraid it's not likely. Most women have reached their full height at 17, men at 20. But don't be ashamed of your height, you're just fun-sized, like those little candy's! And there is nothing I have heard of to make you taller. Sorry, but you have to make the best of what …
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115 but you must remember , lots of most peoples' body weight is muscle.... so if you are more than that , it could be muscle.
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Height at Age 8 The AVERAGE 8 year old measures 4' 1". Don't forget that these measurements are AVERAGE. Half of children will be taller than this and half will be shorter. Children usually take after their parents so tall parents will have tall children, small parents will have small ch…
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About 120   I Think a good weight will be 120 pounds.   Actually 120lbs for your height is too skinny! I am 5'2 and I weigh 125lbs. I look skinny for my height and weight. Normal range for me is 115-135 and I am 5'2. You are 3 inches taller than me so you can weigh more than me and stil…
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3'11"-4'5" is in the small category, 4'6"-4'11"is in the average category, 5'0"-5'6" is in the tall category at least that's how I'd judge it
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Answer It depends on his or her height. look on the BMI
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Answer 105-120 pounds As you age it would be more of 125 - 150 pounds But you also should not stick with average only, because pure average maybe very stupid. Would someone with feet on the oven at 180 and head on the fridge at minus 40 be comfortable just because the average is 70? Consider t…
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The database did not find the text of a page that it should have found, named "What is the healty weight for a girl that is 5'4 and 14 years old". This is usually caused by following an outdated diff or history link to a page that has been deleted. If this is not the case, you may have found a bug…
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Answer Yes it is, for your height you should weigh about 126-130 pounds. Although, with a muscular body type, it may be acceptable. It's all about how you look!
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You should look up BMI or Body Mass Index on any health site, such as WebMd and calculate your BMI. This will tell you what your ideal weight should be for your age and height.
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For a boy 88 pounds For a girl 90 pounds. A girl is very slightly heavier because she will probably have started her adolescent growth spurt. or around 90-110 it depends on bone size and structure and bimetallism (high/low)
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The average height of a 12 year old girl is 60-63 inches (5 feet). The average weight is 95-110 Pounds. Note: These are only averages, and everyone is different. The average weight of someone doesn't really matter, it's just how your personality is. Don't feel too self-concious if you're 5'6, twelv…
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i am 73 lbs and i thought i was over weight cause my friend is 63lbs and she is 9 but that is still a 10 pound difference! i think he right answer would be about 90 cause that is what my docter said _______ i agree with the person above. im 4'9" and 11. (yesh imma shorty :D) and im 89 lbs. my sto…
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Answer 119 pounds is actually rather underweight for a 5'6" 12-year-old, he could put on 10 pounds and still not be overweight. If he looks a bit 'soft' round the middle it is because he is unfit. Get him walking, out on a bicycle and/or playing sport. If he is not the sporty type a swim twice aw…
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Answer Depends on what kind of vehicle and where in Ohio. Insurance companies base it on number of claims paid per zip code and dollar amounts to repair certian vehicles. Insuring a sixteen year old on a high performance car in a populated city will be higher than a 16 yr old on an 82 Corolla…
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Average weight for an American 10-year-old boy a 10 year old boy should at least weigh about 110 pounds................ unless you are under pounds. 95 My 11 year old son who is tall for his age and average build only weighs 95 pounds. its hard to say im 4feet 4inches, and 62 pounds and im 10. but …
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