most of whom /which

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'Whom' or 'which': Which one should I use in the following sentences?

1- There were 10 postmen, most of whom/which wore hats.

2- There were 300 students in our school, Of whom/which 300 were girls and the rest are boys.

3- There are 2 dogs in the show, Of which/whom one is black and the other is white.
 
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Use whom for people and which for non-humans.

Your punctuation of 2 and 3 is wrong.

See if you can spot another mistake in #2.

Try again.
 

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Please look at them again. Are they correct now?Can I use whom for animals in the third sentence?
 
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Please look at them again. Are they correct now? Can I use 'whom' for animals in the third sentence?

They are not correct. Commas are not followed by capital letters.

Check the numbers in #2, and the verb tenses.

Do you think dogs are people?
 

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There's a capitalization error in sentences 2 and 3.

Please don't edit the original post again (because it makes the thread hard to understand); instead, post corrected sentences in a reply to this post.
 
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