# At Union Middle School, 99 girls, or 33% of the girls, play basketball. How many girls attend Union Middle School?

At Union Middle School, 99 girls, or 33% of the girls, play basketball. How many girls attend Union Middle School?
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Talisha
Lex x be the number of girls attending Union Middle School: $0.33x=99$
Divide both sides by 0.33
$\frac{0.33x}{0.33}=\frac{99}{0.33}$
$x=300$