# Difference between revisions of "2007 AMC 12B Problems/Problem 4"

## Problem

At Frank's Fruit Market, 3 bananas cost as much as 2 apples, and 6 apples cost as much as 4 oranges. How many oranges cost as much as 18 bananas?

$\mathrm {(A)} 6$ $\mathrm {(B)} 8$ $\mathrm {(C)} 9$ $\mathrm {(D)} 12$ $\mathrm {(E)} 18$

## Solution

18 bananas cost the same as 12 apple, and 12 apples cost the same as 8 oranges, so 18 bananas cost the same as $8 \Rightarrow \mathrm {(B)}$ oranges.

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