Asked by Faizul Hoque on Mar 10, 2024



About four months ago,16-year-old Amanda went on a drastic diet that caused her to drop from her normal weight of 120 pounds to less than 90 pounds.Although her weight is dangerously low,she continues to undereat because she thinks she looks fat.Amanda suffers from

A) dissociative identity disorder.
B) binge-eating disorder.
C) bulimia nervosa.
D) anorexia nervosa.

Anorexia Nervosa

An eating disorder characterized by an extreme fear of gaining weight, leading to severe dietary restriction and weight loss.


A measure of the gravitational force exerted on an object, typically measured in kilograms or pounds.

Drastic Diet

A significant and often sudden change in dietary habits aimed at rapid weight loss.

  • Elucidate the possible origins and factors that contribute to personality and dissociative disorders.

Verified Answer

Tammy Dorsett

Mar 10, 2024

Final Answer :
Explanation :
Amanda's drastic weight loss, preoccupation with her body image, and continued undereating despite dangerously low weight are all symptoms of anorexia nervosa.