# You can buy 5 oranges for $2.00 What is the unit rate for 1 orange?

##### 1 Answer

Mar 4, 2018

#### Explanation:

#$2.00 = "5 oranges"#

Divide both sides by

#($2.00)/"5 oranges" = cancel"5 oranges"/cancel"5 oranges"#

#($0.4)/"1 orange" = 1#

#$0.4 = "1 orange"#