Jenna D.

asked • 06/17/15

Lauren owns 28 acres nd which she rents to a farmer for $3812 per acre per year. Her property taxes are $972 per acre per year.

Lauren owns 28 acres of land which she rents to a farmer for $3812 per acre per year.  Her property taxes are $972 per acre per year.  How much profit does she make on the land each year? 

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Maeryn G. answered • 06/17/15

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David W.

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It's a matter of order of operations, but it might be simpler to take the rental amount per acre minus the taxes per acre (this gives the profit per acre) and multiply that by the number of acres (28).  Lauren could do this, too.
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