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11-86.

Sixty-five percent of the 8^{th} grade class is selling magazines for the class fundraiser. If 112 students are selling magazines, how many students are in the 8^{th} grade class? Homework Help ✎

112 students is 65% of the class.

Draw a diagram.

Now create a proportion equation that describes this relationship.

Approximately 172 students are in the 8th grade class.