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Please help me!! to break even in a manufacturing business, income or revenue R must equal the cost of production C. The revenue R from selling x amount of computer boards is given by R=40x, and the cost C of producing is given by C=30X+8000. FIND how many boards must be sold to break even. how much money is needed to produce the break even number of boards.?

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    the break even point; total cost must equal total revenue.. R = 40x C = 30x + 8000 So, whe R = C we reach the breakeven point. 40x = 30x+8000 ; -30x 10x = 8000 ; /10 x = 800

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