A basket of fruit has 23 apples and 17 oranges. What is the minimum number of changes you can make so that the ratio of apples to oranges is 3:1?

If we remove 2 apples and 10 oranges then,
Number of apples = 21
Number of oranges = 7
Ratio=21 : 7 = 3 : 1

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Ur question is wrong . Please check your question
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It can be 24:8
Since 24:8 = 24
                      8
& 24 = 3=3:1
     8     1
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We can change to 24:8
24:8=24
          8
=24=3=3:1
   8   1

Apples=24 and Oranges=17
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