Anonymous
Anonymous asked in Pregnancy & ParentingAdolescent · 1 month ago

Based on what we know about pubertal timing, when will Melissa experience menarche?

Melissa is an adolescent girl who lives in a midwestern city. Her parents were divorced when she was very young. Melissa has moved several times and now lives with her mother and her mother's new boyfriend. Based on what we know about pubertal timing, when will Melissa experience menarche?

A.) at about the same time as the average girl in the United States

B.) Melissa could go through puberty at any point—the factors she experienced do not affect menarche.

C.) early as compared to other girls

D.) late as compared to other girls

2 Answers

Relevance
  • 1 month ago

    is this a hw question? its b 

    • Commenter avatarLog in to reply to the answers
  • 1 month ago

    You have provided very little details here.

    How old is she? What ethnicity is she? Genetics? (Ie when her mother started puberty) etc.

    The answer is B.

    • Commenter avatarLog in to reply to the answers
Still have questions? Get answers by asking now.