At Pruitt's farm, the ratio of oranges to apples is 4 to 8. A total of 96 apples and oranges are grown on his farm. How do you find the number of oranges grown?
We have a ratio of
Add these together, and divide this into the total number of apples and oranges, which is 96.
Number of apples
Number of oranges
Notice that this as a ratio is:
This is the same as