Word problem for fifth grade math

Mathematics
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In the fifth grade at Lenape Elementary School, there are 4/5 as many students who do not wear glasses as those who do wear glasses. If there are 60 students who wear glasses, how many students are in the fifth grade?

May 19th, 2015

let x be students who wear glasses

x(1+4/5) do not wear

total=x+x(1+4/5)

but x=60

60+60(9/5)

60+108

168 students

May 19th, 2015

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