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What Percent Of Human Body Weight Is Water?

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Posted October 9, 2011 at 4:00 PM via web

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What Percent Of Human Body Weight Is Water?

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fact-finder | Valedictorian

Posted October 10, 2011 at 4:00 PM (Answer #1)

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The human body is 61.8 percent water by weight. Protein accounts for 16.6 percent; fat, 14.9 percent; and nitrogen, 3.3 percent of human body weight. Other elements constitute smaller percentages of body weight.

Source: Rovin, Jeff. Laws of Order, p. 108.

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Jyotsana | Student , Grade 10 | eNoter

Posted February 28, 2014 at 10:03 PM (Answer #2)

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62% of Water is in a human body.

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atyourservice | Student , Grade 10 | eNoter

Posted March 23, 2014 at 6:46 PM (Answer #3)

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up to 60% water

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fashionableb1 | Student , Grade 10 | eNoter

Posted March 24, 2014 at 8:22 PM (Answer #4)

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62%

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