In the fifth grade at Lenape Elementary School, there are 3/4

as many girls as there are boys. There are 63 students in the fifth grade. How many students are girls?

Guest Apr 28, 2021

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lets say there are b boys. This means tehr are 3b/4 girls. b+3b/4=7b/4=63

solving for b, we have

b/4=9

b=36

3/4 x 36 = $\boxed{27}$

SparklingWater2 Apr 29, 2021

#1**+1 **

Best Answer

lets say there are b boys. This means tehr are 3b/4 girls. b+3b/4=7b/4=63

solving for b, we have

b/4=9

b=36

3/4 x 36 = $\boxed{27}$

SparklingWater2 Apr 29, 2021