explain these numbers to me pls

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  1. cbenedict

    cbenedict OT Supporter

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    weight: 139
    fat: 17.4%
    water: 57.3%
    muscle: 44%
    kcal: 3058


    what is water, muscle and kcal - and where should i be?
     
  2. Blade

    Blade Time to swolercize

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    water
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    muscle
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    kcal
    1 kilocalorie = 4184 joules
     
  3. Mass

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    it means you are skinny fat, son
     
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    Blade Time to swolercize

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    at 139, please tell me you're a woman
     
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    fat: 17.4%
    water: 57.3%
    muscle: 44%

    that adds up to 118.7%

    Even just the last two adds up to more than 100%
     
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    Because water is present in muscle and especially fat.
     
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    i certainly hope so as well
     
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    what about bones and soft tissue
     
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    DOES NOT ADD UP TO 100%
     
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    what kind of test was this?
     
  11. cbenedict

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    these are numbers from a scale that you can purchase from any electronics store
     
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    those are inaccurate
     
  13. ices

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    how does a scale give you calories as an output?
     
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    give me $30 and i'll give you random numbers twice a week for a year.
     
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    I think its how many calories you are, like if someone where to eat you. For example this person would sustain one of us for a whole day
     
  16. reminisce

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    :rofl::rofl:
     
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    el es dee ...through a cloud of chalk and the midst of pain.

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    :bowrofl:
     
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    :mamoru:
     
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    :rofl: decent macros too.
     
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