# In a class of 52 students, the number of boys is $\frac{ 6}{7}$ of the number of girls find out the number of boys.

**Given:**

Total students = 52

The number of boys = $\frac{ 6}{7}$ of the number of girls

**To do:** Here we have to find the number of boys.

**Solution:**

Let the number of girls be = $x$

Number of boys = $\frac{6}{7}\ \times$ Number of girls = $\frac{6x}{7}$

Now,

Total students = 52

$x\ +\ \frac{6x}{7}\ =\ 52$

$\frac{7x\ +\ 6x}{7}\ =\ 52$

$\frac{13x}{7}\ =\ 52$

$x\ =\ 52\ \times\ \frac{7}{13}$

$x\ =$ 28

So,

The number of girls = $x$ = **28 **

Number of boys = $\frac{6x}{7}$ = **24**

Therefore, the number of boys is 24.

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