# Math

posted by Matt Lyon

In a middle school 5th grade class there are 5 girls for every 4 boys. all together the class has 27 students. How many boys are in the class?

1. Ms. Sue

4/9 = b/27

9b = 108

b = 12

2. Anonymous

12

3. ???

4/9=b/27
9b=108
108/9=
12 boys

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