Q. 924.6( 18 Votes )

In a class of 60 students, the number of girls is one third the number of boys. Find the number of girls and boys in the class.

Answer :

As per given information in the equation, the total number of students in the class = 60.


Let x be the number of boys in the class.


Then, the number of girls in the class =


According to the question,





4x = 60 × 3


4x = 180



Hence, the number of boys in the class is 45 and the number of girls in the class is


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