Celeste is making fruit baskets for her service club to take to a local hospital. The directions say to fill the boxes using 5 apples for every 6 oranges. Celeste is filling her baskets with 2 apples for every 3 oranges. Complete
three boxes are in a room. You know that one contains apples, one centains oranges, and one contains a mixture of apples and oranges, but you don't know the contents of the specific boxes. The boxes are labeled "apples","oranges",
3 boxes are in a room. You know that one contains apples, one contains oranges, and one contains both apples and oranges, nut you don't know the contents of the specific boxes. The boxes are labeled, "apples," "oranges," and
Rose was buying fruit at the local market to make a fruit cake for Christmas. The recipe calls for plums, apples, and oranges. She needed 3 more oranges than plums and three times as many apples than plums. If she bought 28 pieces
There are 568 apples and oranges in a box. There are 40 more apples than oranges. 15 oranges are rotten. How many more apples than fresh oranges are there in the box? work: apples + oranges = 568 apples = oranges + 40 (since there
mary went to the store for some fruit. The apples were $1.00 per pound and the oranges were $0.50 per poumd. She spent $5,00 all together and took home a total of 8 pond of fruit. How many ponds of apples and oranges did she buy?
A fruit stand carries apples, oranges, lemons, and pears. There are twice as many apples as oranges and 3 times as many lemons as pears. If there are 3 more oranges than pears, and p represents the number of pears, which of the
A fruit seller has an equal number of apples and oranges.He sold 109 oranges and 45 apples.The number of apples left is 5 times the number of oranges left.What is the total number of fruit he had at first?
A fruit seller has an equal number of apples and oranges. He sold 109 oranges and 45 apples.The number of apples left is 5 times the number of oranges left. What is the total number of fruit he had first?