February 20, 2017

Homework Help: math

Posted by November on Thursday, May 16, 2013 at 9:33pm.

Michael Reeves, an ice cream vendor, pays $17.50 for a five-gallon container of premium ice cream. From this quantity he sells 80 scoops at $0.90 per scoop. If he sold smaller scoops, he could sell 98 scoops from the same container; however, he could charge only $0.80 per scoop. If Michael switches to the smaller scoops, by how much will his profit per container go up or down? (Profit = Sales – Expenses)
*word your answer to include "increase" or "decrease." For example, write "$47.35 increase"

Answer This Question

First Name:
School Subject:

Related Questions

More Related Questions