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Anonymous asked in Science & MathematicsMedicine · 1 month ago

Child Development Question?

Johanna is female, lives in the US, is 2 years old, and gets regular medical checkups. Iliano is male, also 2 years old, lives in a nonindustrialized country, and does not receive regular medical checkups. What would you expect of the differential expected growth patterns for Johanna and Iliano?

A.)   Iliano will grow taller and faster than Johanna because he is a boy.

B.)   Johanna will grow taller and faster than Iliano because she is a girl.

C.)    Johanna will grow taller and faster than Iliano because she lives in a country with good sanitation, nutrition, and access to medical care.

D.)     Iliano will grow just as tall and fast as Johanna because growth is mainly due to maturation.

 

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