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Trying to Lose Weight

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After a recent visit to the doctor, Carolyn has been trying to lose weight. She sticks to a strict diet, but cannot seem to lose weight.

What is the MOST likely explanation for her lack of success?

A

Her weight problem is actually caused by an underlying eating disorder.

B

Her body has a very low set point.

C

Her pre-diet body weight was near her body's set point.

D

Carolyn is too extrinsically motivated.

E

She has poor achievement motivation.