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Mrs coopers 5th grade class has 11 more girls than boys. There are 35 students in all. How many girls are there?

  1. Ms. Sue

    x + x + 11 = 35

    2x + 11 - 11 = 35 - 11

    2x = 24

    x = 12 boys

    12 + 11 = ______ girls

  2. anonymous

    23
    work:
    35-11=24
    24/2=12 boys
    12+11=23 girls
    to check work:
    23+12=35

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