The ratio of the price of an orange to the price of an apple is 2:3. Derek has enough money to buy 42 oranges. How many apples can he buy with the same amount of money?

Hi Guest,

Ratio for price of orange to price of apple is 2 : 3

Can buy 42 oranges

42 : x

So....

42 * 2/3 = 28

He can buy 28 apples