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Are You in the Know About BMI?

There are some buzz words floating around when it comes to weight loss and a healthy lifestyle, and BMI is way up there on the list. I'm sure you've heard the term, but do you know what it means in terms of your body? Take this quiz to find out.

Are You in the Know About BMI?

First thing's first: What does BMI stand for?

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pixiedusk pixiedusk 7 years
3/5... not bad in my standard =P
Mme-Hart Mme-Hart 7 years
I got 4/5 but I hesitated so much on question 5. I finally decided you were comparing it to just a regular 'bathroom scale' and decided that yes, the BMI IS more accurate than that. Had we sat down in person, I would have stated all the reasons posted as to why this question was false. I use the BMI as one measure and not an end-all-be-all of determining someone's health. I have lots of clients who register as overweight with very low body fat because their muscles are very developed. Number 5 tricked me up, but not because I think the BMI is perfect but because I wasn't sure what you were basing its accuracy against lol
amandaaa amandaaa 7 years
5/5 oh yeahh
insanitypepper insanitypepper 7 years
Let's have a quiz on body fat percentage next. That's my current obsession.
Giasbash6260 Giasbash6260 7 years
It would have been really really sad if I got any of that wrong because I am obsessed with fitness, health & nutrition!
Spectra Spectra 7 years
5/5...easy! I know for a fact that BMI doesn't work for my body. I'm on the short side and very muscular, so even at a "normal" BMI, I can be underfat. I have to be at least 110 or so to even be at a BF% where I can menstruate properly.
Faylinn Faylinn 7 years
I wish more people knew about #5.
gabz978 gabz978 7 years
it was easy 5/5 correct
ckeller825 ckeller825 7 years
well that was easy
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