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In the school 5/8 of the students were girls.If the number of girls is 120 more than that of boys then find the number of boys and the total number of



Let total no of girls = x
Let total no of boys= y
Total no of student=x+y
A/q 5/8 of total student were girls
 so... 5x+5y/8
now... no of girls is 120 more means
 5x+5y/8 +120 
after solving this
this -y = 120
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Total no. of students = 480
total no. of boys = 180
total no. of girls = 300

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