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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?

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x = total number of students

(2/3)x = 16

x = 16 / (2/3)

X = 16 * (3/2)

x = 48/2

x = 24

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