Posted by **Jessica** on Monday, September 24, 2012 at 11:56pm.

Assume it costs Microsoft $4,700 to manufacture 7 Xbox 360s and $8,690 to manufacture 14. Obtain the corresponding linear cost function.

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**Steve**, Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 10:28am
if x is the number of Xboxes,

x increases by 7, cost increases by 3990

so, the slope is 3990/7 = 570

cost = 570x + 710

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