anonymous
  • anonymous
There are 41 students in Group 2. Twice as many students play the trumpet as play the trombone, but 8 students play the saxophone. How many students play each instrument?
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Callisto
  • Callisto
let x be the number of students playing trombone From ' Twice as many students play the trumpet as play the trombone' we know that the number of students playing trumpet is 2x Since there are 41 students in total 2x +x +8 = 41 Solve for x and you can find the number of students playing trombone. And the number of students playing trumpet is 2 times the value of x.
anonymous
  • anonymous
thank you!! i got the answer now...
Callisto
  • Callisto
welcome. Glad to help :)

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