Posted by **lee** on Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 8:37pm.

There are at least 5 more than twice as many students taking algebra 1 than taking algebra 2. If there are 44 students taking algebra 2, what is the least number of students who could be taking algebra 1. Show all work

- Math, not "7th grade" -
**Writeacher**, Thursday, November 20, 2008 at 9:12pm
You need to try to do some of the work yourself and show your work. Then someone here may be able to help you.

- 7th grade math -
**Take it or Leave it**, Friday, November 21, 2008 at 12:37am
What i would say is work backwards. So if there are 44 students in Algebra 2, and it states that there are twice as many in Alg.1 then 2. So, then there are twice that amount in Algebra 1. It also states that there are at least 5 more than that, so you add another 5 students. I would say your answer should be.. 93 students in Algebra 1 at the least.

- 7th grade -
**sysh**, Saturday, June 11, 2011 at 8:03am
93

- 7th grade -
**bob**, Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at 10:15pm
93+

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