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thirty-sit people are registered for an evening class. if twice as many men as women are registered for the class, how many men are registered?

1)24
2)18
3)12
4)6
5)not enought information

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  1. m = 2w

    m + w = 36
    2w + w = 36
    3w = 36
    w = 12
    then m = 24

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    posted by Reiny
  2. m= men
    w = woman
    (just to let you know) hehe

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