36 Answered Questions for the topic Profit

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#### Small business cost/profit margins

I run a small candy business and I am getting ready to make my first large purchase of inventory. I am going to purchase $365 worth of candy. This purchase will be a total of 165 pounds of candy or...
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12/02/20

#### The total profit (in dollars) from the sale of x answering machines is P(x)=20x−0.6x2−260.

(A) Find the exact profit from the sale of the 26th machine (B) Use the marginal profit to approximate the profit from the sale of the 26th machine

Profit Finance

03/18/19

#### Business mathematics

the profit made by a company when 60 units of its product is sold is r 1 600.00. when 150 units of its products are sold, the profit increases to r 5 200.00. assuming that the profit function is...
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10/04/18

#### Calculators were purchased at $53 per dozen and sold for $26 for three calculators what is the profit for selling 6 dozen

What is the profit for selling 6 dozen calculators that were purchased at $53 per dozen

Profit

09/04/18

#### Mr. Ryan bought 100 books for $1000 books from a book store. The books were sold at $16 each. Find the total profit made.

100 books for 1000 dollars and each book sold for $16 each; find the total profit made

Profit

06/20/18

#### hot dogs sell for $1.75 each. Each hot dog cost $0.62 to make. 87 hot dogs are sold, what is the profit

finding the profit of hot dogs

Profit

04/01/18

#### A store usually makes 10% profit on a bag of pretzels that sells for $2.50.

A store makes 10% profit on a bag that sells for $2.50. It sells 100 bags. If the stores sells each bag for 50 cents off, determine the dollar amount of profit if it sells 150 bags.

03/26/18

#### Maximum profit

Phillip, the proprietor of a vineyard, estimates that the first 10000 bottles of wine produced this season will fetch a profit of $3 per bottle. However, the profit from each bottle beyond 10000...
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03/25/18

#### Maximum profit

Phillip, the proprietor of a vineyard, estimates that the first 10000 bottles of wine produced this season will fetch a profit of $3 per bottle. However, the profit from each bottle beyond 10000...
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#### Total cost, total profit, profit with 1,400 units sold

A division of Chapman Corporation manufactures a pager. The weekly fixed cost for the division is $13,000, and the variable cost for producing x pagers/week in dollars is represented by the...
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09/17/17

#### Business partners

Norman and Mark are new business partners agreeing to split costs 50/50. Norman purchases two trucks for $2000 and $300 in parts. Mark spends $100 in gas. Their earnings are in 3 checks-$1147.22,...
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Profit

08/24/17

#### A dealer bought an item for $9, sold it for $11, bought it back for $13, and sold it for $15. How much profit did she make?

A dealer bought an item for $9, sold it for $11, bought it back for $13, and sold it for $15. How much profit did she make?

Profit Algebra

08/14/17

#### Algebra 1 Question

The profit that a company earns each month depend on the amount of product sold, p, for $855 each and the amount of money spent on rent, utilities, and other expenses, which always totals to...
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#### A company selling a discounted product at 60cents, estimates that at the end of each day during peak season the cost of sales per day is $90.

If the number of items sold dailey is represented by x, determine:
a) The profit function
b) The breakeven sales level
c) The sales level generating a daily profit of $300
d) How much more...
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#### 1.A catering company estimates that if it caters for x customers in a typical week.

that its expenses will be approximately C(x) = 550x + 6500 dollars. Its revenue then should be approximately R(x) = 1200x.
a) How much profit will the company earn in a week when only 15 customers...
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09/17/16

#### Please help me compute for the additional profit. What would be the equation or formula?

A store owner average day sales of $500, realizing a profit of the selling price. To increase the volume of his sale, he advertised his goods spending an average of $20 a day for advertising. If...
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09/04/16

#### Skye makes a profit of 68$ per basket and her expenses are $2.50 per basket. how much does she charge a customer for 3 baskets?

Skye sells baskets that she weaves from sweet grass. She makes a profit of 68$ per basket and her expenses are $2.50 per basket. how much does she charge a customer for 3 baskets?

Profit

08/02/16

#### Probability

A shoe retailer finds that she can sell 20 pairs per month of a certain model when the price is $43 per pair and that for each dollar by which she lowers the price, her monthly sales increase by 4...
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07/17/16

#### Word Problem

A company that sells used cars owns three dealerships. Last year, Dealership A sold 500 cars at an average profit of $1200 per car. Dealership B sold 800 cars at an average profit of $1000 per car....
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05/27/16

#### Bakery Question

a baker sells loaves of bread in two different sizes: small and large. the baker has 40kg of flour to work with. small loaves require 0.4kg of flour and large ones require 0.8kg of flour....
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Profit Functions Word Problem

12/15/15

#### profitable function

Given revenue equation R(x) = 27x and cost equation C(x) = .1x^2 + 9x +300, production x > 0, answer the following. Profitable production level Maximum profit and related production...
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09/10/15

#### Profit function, Objective Function, Constraints?

A store owner stocks two types of dishwashers and has warehouse space for at most 36 units. The owner keeps at least twice as many of model A as model B. If the profit on model A is $24 and the...
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Profit Costs, Sales, Profit

06/21/15

#### consumer arithmetic - profit

a shop made a profit of 6.2% last year. If the actual profit was $156 000, what were the total costs and what were the total sales?

Profit

06/14/15

#### A company that manufactures mountain bikes makes a daily profit p according to the equation p=-200x2 +

A company that manufactures mountain bikes makes a daily profit p according to the equation p=-200x2 + 8600x – 91,568, where p is measured in dollars and x is the number of mountain bikes made per...
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06/04/15

#### Marcus sells homemade pies for $10.50 a pie.it costs $1.25 for the ingredients to bake each pie.marcus bought a new oven for $800.how many pies must marcus sell

How many pies must marcus sell in order to make a profit

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