Chelsea G.

asked • 04/15/20

A company discovers that to produce x=870 new electronic parts, it will cost y=$89,170. To produce 860 new electronic parts, it will cost $88,260.

A company discovers that to produce x=870 new electronic parts, it will cost y=$89,170. To produce 860 new electronic parts, it will cost $88,260.Compute the slope of the costs and choose the most accurate statement from the following:



  1. Costs are decreasing at a rate of $91 per item.
  2. Costs are decreasing at a rate of $87 per item.
  3. Costs are increasing at a rate of $87 per item.
  4. Costs are decreasing at a rate of $85 per item.
  5. Costs are increasing at a rate of $85 per item.
  6. Costs are increasing at a rate of $91 per item.



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Ajay S. answered • 04/15/20

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