# SAT® Math

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SATMAT-OYAXVV

A store sells fruit baskets. In each basket, $60$% of the pieces of fruit are apples, $30$% are oranges, and $10$% are pears.

If the number of apples, $a$, in a basket is: $a = 0.60x$, then what is the meaning of the variable $x$?

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A

$x$ represents $60$% of the pieces of fruit in the basket.

B

There are $x$ more apples than any other type of fruit in the basket.

C

$x$ is the number of baskets that are on sale at the store.

D

$x$ is the total number of pieces of fruit in the basket.