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anonymous
 4 years ago
If I buy 2 apples and 6 oranges, I will spend $5.60. However, if I buy 6 apples and 2 oranges, I will spend $4.80. How much does one orange cost?
A. $0.55
B. $0.70
C. $0.75
D. $0.60
anonymous
 4 years ago
If I buy 2 apples and 6 oranges, I will spend $5.60. However, if I buy 6 apples and 2 oranges, I will spend $4.80. How much does one orange cost? A. $0.55 B. $0.70 C. $0.75 D. $0.60

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Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.12a + 6o = 5.60 6a + 2o =4.80 Write both equations in terms of a Set a = a Solve for o Solve for a

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0i don't understand it that way , im sorry . and im in a rush to get everything done .

Hero
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1a = (5.60  6o)/2 a = (4.80  2o)/6 a = a 6(5.60  6o) = 2(4.80  2o) 33.60  36o = 9.60  4o 24 = 32o o = .75 a = .55
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