Posted by **just wondering** on Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at 9:18pm.

station carries 15000 bus riders per day for a fare of 1.90. the city wishes to increase ridership in an effort to reduce car polltuion, while at the same time maximizing the transit revenues. tehe city conducted a survey and the results indicated that number of riders would increase by 500 for every 0.05$ decrease in fare.

1-write an equation to represent daily revenue

2-what fare will produce the greatest revenue? what is the expected daily rideship?

3city thinks 24675 per day to break even. what tickets prices would enable the city to earn a profit?

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