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The profit depends on the amount x that you charge for a box. The equation p= 0.5x^2 + 25x  150 models the profit. What's the smallest amount that can be charged to make a profit of at least $125?
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polski1226 Group Title
HELP IT'S REALLY EASY The profit depends on the amount x that you charge for a box. The equation p= 0.5x^2 + 25x  150 models the profit. What's the smallest amount that can be charged to make a profit of at least $125?
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THANK YOU. cmon someone help
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p= 0.5x^2 + 25x  150 seek smallest value of x such that p>=125 does that make sense?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You want 0.5x^2 + 25x  150 >=125. Solve the quadratic inequality and eliminate extraneous solutions.
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polski1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
lemme try and do it WAIT HERE lol
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Firejay5 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
16 = $122
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I am not for sure if it's right though
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polski1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
okay so did you factor it?
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Firejay5 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
me, no I type it into my graphing calculator and that's what I got
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
0.5x^2 + 25x  150 >=125 x^2+50x300>=250 (x^2+50x+625)>=550+625 (x+25)^2>=1175
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polski1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
and you did it like this is it correct?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
it might be it might not be. That's what you have to judge.
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polski1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so What's the smallest amount that can be charged to make a profit of at least $125
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
You asked me the answer? Don't do that. It's 235.2
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polski1226 Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
so its wrong?
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
Figure out the answer for yourself.
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I don't know what to do though.
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inkyvoyd Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
p= 0.5x^2 + 25x  150 seek smallest value of x such that p>=125 does that make sense? you said that doesn't make sense  what part of it doesn't make sense?
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nevermind i got it
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