# How to Calculate Your Body Mass

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To calculate your body mass, use a body mass index calculator, which can be found on some health websites. To use the calculator, enter your weight and height, and then hit Calculate.

TessaReply:As we’ve seen, astronauts measure their mass by measuring the period of oscillation when sitting in a chair connected to a spring. The Body Mass Measurement Device on Skylab, a 1970 s space station, had a spring constant of 606 N/M . The empty chair oscillated with a period of 0.862s .

Karen MReply:You take the Lean Body Mass in pounds and multiply by a factor based on activity (.5 for sedentary thru 1.0 for heavy daily weight training) to get daily protein in grams.

It makes sense to me – why would you want to include a person’s fat cells when calculating protein need?

Jizzy BReply:Calculated Body Mass Index (BMI), what is the average for females ? thanks (:

My height is 60 inches, and my weight is 110 lbs.

Pokemon Trainer JoeyReply:NOTE: NOT Body Mass Index!!! I know how to get my BMI, that’s not what I’m asking.

What I’m asking is how to get my body fat percentage. I know at the doctor’s office, they use calipers, so I wanted to know exactly how they do it. Or if there is a way to do it without the calipers. Thanks!

KaraReply:I dont really have any equipment for this but is there a formula to calculate your body fat percentage? Im 16, male, 13.5 stone, 5ft 11 and broad build.

ChrissyReply:I need to know how to calculate my body fat percentage for something.

Thanks alot for any answers

AshrafReply:i need to know how to calculate my own body mass index for school.

ElliedollReply:I need to know my height in meters to calculate my BMI (body mass index.

SaharReply:I need the formula for gym so i can calculate my parents and my body mass index , but i don’t seem to get it. I try to google it but all it gave me was the calculator or the formula which i don’t get .

Zaid IReply:On detective shows, they always seem to calculate the body decay based on humidity and body mass.

How do they calculate this? (was there also other variables that they have to calculate in?)

Please also try to explain in English instead of just a set of numbers and try not to use jargon…

JjReply:I have heard about the body mass index which determines if a person has normal weight or considered as overweight, or obese. I have searched and found confusing information, does anybody what is the formula to find my BMI?

HogmfteReply:I need to know my lean body mass, my body/fat index and all that crap. What places do that? Or can i measure it myself?

Statia SnyderReply:How do you calculate your body mass index using the metric system (ie kilograms and centimetres)? Thanks.

Lil KillaReply:My friend keeps complaining about her weight. I know that she is just right but I need a way of proving it. And I herd about body mass index can anyone tell me how it works??

Thnx for any help

ShelbyReply:what is the formula for calculating body mass index?