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There are 32 children in the class. If there were three more boys and one less girl, there would be an equal number of girls and boys in the class. How many boys are there in the class?

Correct answer:

a =  14

Step-by-step explanation:

a+b=32 a+3 = b1  a+(a+4)=32  2a=28  a=228=14  a=14  b=a+4=14+4=18

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