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anonymous
 4 years ago
i need some help with some college algebra. If I have to sell pizza for $15 and the cost of making the pizzas include a fixed cost of $55 and a labor cost of $4. What would the equation be to determine the revenue. Determine the total cost. How many pizzas must be sold to break even.
anonymous
 4 years ago
i need some help with some college algebra. If I have to sell pizza for $15 and the cost of making the pizzas include a fixed cost of $55 and a labor cost of $4. What would the equation be to determine the revenue. Determine the total cost. How many pizzas must be sold to break even.

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anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Your wording is confusing me. Is that a labor cost of $4 per pizza? A fixed cost of $55 per pizza?

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you are going to lose money on this venture

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh i see you need to solve \[55+4x=15x\] for x

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0you get \[55=11x\] \[x=5\]

anonymous
 4 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Cost C (q) = 4q + 55 Revenue R(q) = 15q > Break even: 15q = 4q + 55 => 11q = 55 Thus q = 55/11 = 5 pizza In order to break even, the quantity sale out need to be at least 5 pizzas.
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