# Example 5 - Chapter 2 Class 7 Fractions and Decimals

Last updated at July 12, 2018 by Teachoo

Last updated at July 12, 2018 by Teachoo

Transcript

Example 5 In a class of 40 students 1/5 of the total number of students like to study English, 2/5 of the total number like to study Mathematics and the remaining students like to study Science. (i) How many students like to study English? Total students = 40 Given that, 1/5 students like to study English ∴ Students who liked to study English = 1/5 × Total students = 1/5 × 40 = 8

About the Author

Davneet Singh

Davneet Singh is a graduate from Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur. He has been teaching from the past 10 years. He provides courses for Maths and Science at Teachoo.