posted by sara .
At east end middle school, twice as many students study spanish as study latin. The spanish class has 3 fewer than 25 Students.
LET L REPRESENT THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS IN LATIN CLASS. USE THE GIVEN INFORMATION TO WRITE AN EQUATION TO FIND THE NUMBER OF STUDENTS IN THE LATIN CLASS.
math equation -
Why make an equation to solve the obvious ?
it says, "The spanish class has 3 fewer than 25 Students. "
so there are 22 students in the Spanish class.
"twice as many students study spanish as study latin", so obviously 11 students study Latin.