Bananas are on sale at 8 for $.96. What is the cost of 7 bananas?
7 bananas = $.84 cents
because you take $.96 cents and divide it by 8, which gives you $.12 cents each per banana. $.12 each x 7 bananas gives you $.84 for 7 bananas.
You can use the ''unitary method' which means finding the price of
Or you can use a proportion method by comparing the number of bananas with the price: