Posted by **Mely** on Saturday, July 31, 2010 at 10:10pm.

A fertilizer producer finds that it can sell its product at a price of p=5000-1.0x dollars per unit when it produces x units of fertilizer. The total production cost (in dollars) for units is c(x)=150000+1250x+0.25x^2

If the production capacity of the firm is at most 1000 units of fertilizer in a specified time, how many units must be manufactured and sold in that time to maximize the profit?

x=? units

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at 8:59pm
1500

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**tabitha**, Tuesday, November 18, 2014 at 7:08pm
800

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