# SOLUTION: there are thirty five students in a math class. sixty percent of the class is girls. how many girls are in the class?

Algebra ->  Algebra  -> Percentage-and-ratio-word-problems -> SOLUTION: there are thirty five students in a math class. sixty percent of the class is girls. how many girls are in the class?      Log On

 Ad: Algebrator™ solves your algebra problems and provides step-by-step explanations! Ad: Algebra Solved!™: algebra software solves algebra homework problems with step-by-step help!

 Word Problems: Problems on percentages, ratios, and fractions Solvers Lessons Answers archive Quiz In Depth

 Click here to see ALL problems on Percentage-and-ratio-word-problems Question 631415: there are thirty five students in a math class. sixty percent of the class is girls. how many girls are in the class?Answer by 55305(76)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!We just need to convert 60% to a decimal and multiply that by 35. So 60%=0.6, and 0.6*35 is 21. So there are 21 girls in the class.