Posted by Anonymous on Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 4:36pm.
Lynbrook West, an apartment complex, has 100 twobedroom units. The monthly profit (in dollars) realized from renting out x apartments is given by the following function.
P(x) = 10 x^2 + 1780 x  54,000
To maximize the monthly rental profit, how many units should be rented out?
units
What is the maximum monthly profit realizable?
$

Precalculus  Steve, Tuesday, June 18, 2013 at 6:01pm
You know that for the parabola
y = ax^2 + bx + c
the vertex (maximum in this case) is at x = b/2a
So, plug and chug.