# If 5 apples sell for $.95, what is the cost of 12 apples?

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May 22, 2018

#### Explanation:

#"using "color(blue)"proportion"#

#5" apples "to$0.95#

#12" apples"to$0.95xx12/5=$2.28#

May 22, 2018

If 5 apples cost 0.95, then one apple will cost

Now 12 apples will cost

#### Explanation:

Since

Hence, the cost of

Therefore, you can find the cost of any number of apples by multiplying the number of apples with the cost of each apple.