There are 72 freshmen in the band. If freshmen make up 1/3 of the entire band, the total number of students in the band

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.There are 72 freshmen in the band. If freshmen make up 1/3 of the entire band, the total number of students in the band

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.Detailed Explanation

Let n represent the number of students in the band. Then (1/3)n= 72, so n = 72 × 3 = 216.