Tim bought some papayas and oranges from a fruit stall. 2 papayas cost as much as 6 oranges. He paid $19 for 5 papayas and 5 oranges. What was the cost of 1 papaya?

Guest Jan 16, 2022

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Given 1 papaya $x

So 1 orange: 2x / 6 = 1/3x

5x + 5/3x = 19

20/3x = 19

x = 57/20

So $57/20 = $2.80

The cost of 1 papaya is $2.80

you should calculate carefully

Slimesewer Jan 17, 2022