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Bridget has a limited income and consumes only wine and cheese; her current consumption choice is four bottles of wine and 10 pounds of cheese. The price of wine is \$10 per bottle and the price of cheese is \$4 per pound. The last bottle of wine added 50 units to Bridget's utility, while the las pound of cheese added 40 units
a. Is Bridget making the utility-maximizing choice, Why or Why not?
b. If not, what should she do instead?

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I'm not sure what these utility units are, but think of the following:

\$10 bottle of wine = 50

This is \$.20/unit.

\$4 of cheese = 40

This is \$.10/unit.

Does this help with your problem?

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