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nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Patty's Pet Company charges $0.55 per pound to ship pet supplies.
Part A: Write an equation to determine the total cost, c, to ship p pounds of pet supplies. Use your equation to determine the cost of shipping 2 pounds of pet supplies. (6 points)
Part B: If the company reduces the cost to ship pet supplies by 0.05 per pound, write an equation to determine the total cost, c, to ship p pounds of pet supplies with the reduced cost. (4 points)
nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Patty's Pet Company charges $0.55 per pound to ship pet supplies. Part A: Write an equation to determine the total cost, c, to ship p pounds of pet supplies. Use your equation to determine the cost of shipping 2 pounds of pet supplies. (6 points) Part B: If the company reduces the cost to ship pet supplies by 0.05 per pound, write an equation to determine the total cost, c, to ship p pounds of pet supplies with the reduced cost. (4 points)

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nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0@Michele_Laino Please EXPLAIN

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if the company requests $0.55 per pounds, then it requests: $0.55*n for n pounds

nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Tha the answer for part A?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yes! The cost for p pounds, is: 0.55*p

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1if p=2, then we have: c=0.55*2=... please complete

nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Can you complete it for me so i would understand better please

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1it is simple, what is 0.55*2 ?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ok! that's right!

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part B: now the new unit price is: 0.550.05=...?

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1please complete that computation

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what do you get? @nuccioreggie

nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0So can you right it out for me ease

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1perfect! so the new cost per pound, is : c= 0.50*p

nuccioreggie
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Ok so now can you right the whole part B answer out for me PLEEEEASE

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1I have already answered to part B

Michele_Laino
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1the requested formula, or function, is: c=0.50*p
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