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anonymous
 one year ago
A salmon farm has seen its sales decrease by an average of 4 percent per year from a high of 15 million pounds in 2007. During the same period, it has increased its prices by an average of 6 percent per year from $1.50 per pound in 2007.
anonymous
 one year ago
A salmon farm has seen its sales decrease by an average of 4 percent per year from a high of 15 million pounds in 2007. During the same period, it has increased its prices by an average of 6 percent per year from $1.50 per pound in 2007.

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anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0A. Determine how many pounds of salmon the farm sold in 2009. Then calculate the difference between dollars earned from sales in 2009 and dollars earned from sales in 2007. Round your figures to the nearest cent. I got $1.69 per pound

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0B. Calculate the minimum number of pounds of salmon the farm would need to sell at 2007 prices to match its 2009 earnings. Round your answer to the nearest pound. Explain how government subsidies could help the farm become more profitable.

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 one year ago
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 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I need help with b through d

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wolf1728
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0If the 2007 amount of fish is 15,000,000 pounds, then decreasing 4% per year the 2009 amount would be 13,824,000 In part B it asks to calculate the 2009 figure but isn't that figure already determined by the wording of the problem? That's a strangely worded problem.

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I already know the pounds for 2009. I

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but I am having trouble with b

anonymous
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0I think it is asking how many pounds that will have to be sold in 2007 to reach the price of 2009

wolf1728
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Well, that's as far as I can go. Guess you'll need someone else to help. Good luck :)

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 one year ago
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mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part A. Sales: 2007 15,000,000 lb 2008 15,000,000 lb(0.96) = 14,400,000 lb 2009 14,400,000 lb(0.96) = 13,824,000 lb Price: 2007 $1.50/lb 2008 $1.50/lb * 1.06 = $1.59/lb 2009 $1.59/lb * 1.06 = $1.69/lb Dollars earned in 2007: 15,000,000 lb * $1.50/lb = $22,500,000 Dollars earned in 2009: 13,824,000 lb * $1.69/lb = $23,362,560 Difference: $23,362,560  $22,500,000 = $862,560

mathstudent55
 one year ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1Part B. $23,362,560/(1.50/lb) = 15,575,040 lb
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