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Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available.
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available.
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available.
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available.
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

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Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

1 apple and 1 orange is available
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

Which of the following is correct?
Does the is/are depend on the total number of things in the list, or only on the thing immediately following the is/are?

There is 1 apple and 1 orange available
There are 1 apple and 1 orange available.

Also, would it make a difference if one would put the is/are near the end, like so?

1 apple and 1 orange is available
1 apple and 1 orange are available.

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