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07-02-2008, 12:11 AM
Does someone having a lean body mass of 150 with ten pounds of fat burn less calories than a person with lean body mass of 120 and 80 pounds of fat?

Exaggerations for example, but I find this might be an inaccuracy in determining one's maintenance calories. More muscles means burn more calories, don't know if fat burns any.

Elliptical Envy
07-02-2008, 12:14 AM
Someone that weights 200 lbs will burn more calories than someone that weighs 160 lbs.