math
posted by essence .
Mr. Mole determined that 2/3 of the students in his math class had pased the final exam. If 16 students passed the test, how many students are in Mr. Moles class?

x = total number of students
(2/3)x = 16
x = 16 / (2/3)
X = 16 * (3/2)
x = 48/2
x = 24