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AliyaAliya Staff asked 4 years ago

About eight months ago, 14­year­old Shelley went on a drastic weight­loss diet that caused her to drop from 110

to 80 pounds. Although she is now dangerously underweight and under­nourished, she continues to think she

looks fat. Her frustrated father recently forced her to eat a peanut butter sandwich, but Shelley immediately

went to the bathroom and threw it all up. Shelley most clearly suffers from

A. relative deprivation.

B. a high basal metabolic rate.

C. an abnormally low set point.

D. anorexia nervosa.

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Selena TateSelena Tate Staff answered 4 years ago

About eight months ago, 14­year­old Shelley went on a drastic weight­loss diet that caused her to drop from 110

to 80 pounds. Although she is now dangerously underweight and under­nourished, she continues to think she

looks fat. Her frustrated father recently forced her to eat a peanut butter sandwich, but Shelley immediately

went to the bathroom and threw it all up. Shelley most clearly suffers from
Solution :- anorexia nervosa.