Of all the students enrolled at Anderson high school, 9% are in the band. The band has 180 members. How many students are enrolled at Anderson?

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johnsonkrista7

s0.09=180
S is the total amount of students multiplied by 0.09, which is 9% in decimal form (9/100). 180 is the number of band members.
Now, we just need to solve:
s0.09=180
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0.09 0.09
s=2000
2000 students are enrolled at Anderson high.
Check:
2000(0.09)
=180