# What does it mean to be in the 75th percentile?

If you know that your score is in the 90th

**percentile**, that means you scored better than 90% of people who took the test.**Percentiles**are commonly used to report scores in tests, like the SAT, GRE and LSAT. for example, the 70th**percentile**on the 2013 GRE was 156. The**75th percentile**is also called the third quartile.A.

### What does percentile mean for fetus?

This

**is**easiest to explain by example. If your 3-month-old daughter**is**in the 40th**percentile**for weight, that**means**40 percent of 3-month-old girls weigh the same as or less than your**baby**, and 60 percent weigh more. The higher the**percentile**number, the bigger your**baby is**compared to other babies her same age.#### What is normal bpd in pregnancy?

Fetal ultrasound measurements can include the crown rump length (CRL), biparietal diameter (**BPD**), femur length (FL), head circumference (HC), occipitofrontal diameter (OFD), abdominal circumference (AC), and humerus length (HL), as well as calculation of the estimated fetal weight (EFW).#### What is femur length in pregnancy scan?

A:**Femur length**or the**length**of the thighbone is an index of fetal growth in the uterus. In the last three months of**pregnancy**, the longer the bone, the longer is the**length**of the baby at birth. It is not an index of the final growth of the adult.#### What is bpd in pregnancy?

A:**BPD**stands for biparietal diameter. It is a measurement of the baby's head from side to side. The measurement is utilized to help determine the dating of the**pregnancy**, and is most accurate if done after the 13th week.

Updated: 18th November 2019