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calculusxy
 one year ago
There are fewer than 40 students enrolled in a certain class. If, at a certain time, 2/9 of the students are absent from school and 1/4 of those in school have gone to the library, what is the total class enrollment?
A. 18
B. 27
C. 28
D. 32
E. 36
calculusxy
 one year ago
There are fewer than 40 students enrolled in a certain class. If, at a certain time, 2/9 of the students are absent from school and 1/4 of those in school have gone to the library, what is the total class enrollment? A. 18 B. 27 C. 28 D. 32 E. 36

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jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1"2/9 of the students are absent" so 1  (2/9) = (9/9)  (2/9) = 7/9 of the students are present agreed?

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1"1/4 of those in school have gone to the library" (1/4) of (7/9) = (1/4)*(7/9) = 7/36

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1so 7/36 of the students went to the library

jim_thompson5910
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1look through the list of choices. There is only one number that when multiplied by 7/36, the result is a whole number

calculusxy
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Thank you! I have another three questions. Can you help me with those as well?
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