Posted by **dimitri** on Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:47pm.

The all-city band is made up of students from 3 schools. bayside, lincoln, and hendricks. 20 students are in the all-city band. 5 students come from bayside. lincoln has 1 more student in the band than hendricks. how many students in the all-city band come from each school?

- math -
**Kelsey**, Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:51pm
bayside=5

lincoln x+1

hendricks=x

band 20=5+x+x+1

20=2x+6

14=2x

7=x

so hendricks has 7 and lincoln has 8

- math -
**GABBY:)**, Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at 7:53pm
Hendricks --- x

Lincoln ----- x+1

Bayside ---- 5

solve for x

x + x+1 + 5 = 20

2x+6=20

2x=14

x=7

then plug it back in to hendricks,lincoln, and bayside

## Answer This Question

## Related Questions

- math - the all city band is made up of students from three schools. Bayside, ...
- MATH - THE ALL-CITY BAND IS MADE UP OF STUDENTS FROM 3 SCHOOLS BAYSIDE,LINCOLN ...
- Algebra - In a school of 464 students, 89 students are in the band, 215 students...
- Math .-. - All eighth grade students can choose to take one of the following ...
- math - ther are 33 students in the band. there are 6 more fifthgrade students ...
- Algebra - Mr. Green teaches band, choir, and math. This year, he has 57 students...
- math for Ms. Sue - The fifth grade marching band includes boys and girls. There ...
- Math - Mr. Green teaches band, choir, and math. This year, he has 57 students ...
- math - The 5th grade marching band includes boys & girls. There are 28 boys in a...
- Math - 19. Mr. Green teaches band, choir, and math. This year, he has 57 ...

More Related Questions