# Pre-Calc

posted by .

The Sweet Drip Beverage C. sells cans of soda pop in machines. It finds that sales average 26000 cans per month when the cans sell for 50cents each. For each nickel increase in the price, the sales per month drop by 1000 cans.
Determine a function R(x) that models the total revenue realized by Sweet Drip, where x is the number of \$0.05 increases in the price of a can.

• Pre-Calc -

Sales S (in cans/month)
= 26000 - 1000 x
where P is the price in cents.

Revenue R = S*P = 26,000 -

• Pre-Calc -

Sales S (in cans/month)
= 26000 - 1000 x

Price P = 50 + 5x

Monthly Revenue R = S*P
= (26,000 - 1000x)(50 + 5x)

Multiply it out.

## Similar Questions

1. ### MATH

Elsie is starting a recycling club at her school and hopes to use the money earned from recycling cans to buy recycling bins for the school. Elsie first needs to figure out how much the cans that can be collected at her school will …
2. ### geometry

In exercises 31-34, a cooler at a picnic contains 100 cans of soda covered by ice. There are 30 cans of soda, 40 cans of orange soda, 10 cans of ginger ale,and 20 cans of root beer. The cans are all the same size and shape. If one …
3. ### Math

A large factory knows that if it sells it's new gadgets for \$10 each, it can sell 350 per month and if it sells the same gadgets for \$8 it will sell 500 per month assuming the relationship between price and sales is linear predict …

A display of cans on a grocery shelf consists of 20 cans on the bottom, 18 cans in the next row, and so on in an arithmetic sequence, until the top row has 4 cans. How many cans, in total, are in the display?
5. ### math

Stacey used her 20% discount card to buy 7 cans of tomatoes and 15 cans of mushrooms for \$10.64. The next day Brian spent \$ 7.21 on 17 cans of tomatoes and 5 cans of mushrooms in a "30% off" sale. Find the undiscounted pre- sale price …
6. ### statistics

a company decides to add a new program that prepares randomly selected sales personnel to increase their number of sales per month. The mean number of sales per month for the overall popualtion of sales people at this national company …
7. ### Psychology

1. A company decides to add a new program that prepares randomly selected sales personnel to increase their number of sales per month. The mean number of sales per month for the overall population of sales people at this national company …
8. ### Statistics

1. A company decides to add a new program that prepares randomly selected sales personnel to increase their number of sales per month. The mean number of sales per month for the overall population of sales people at this national company …
9. ### stastic

A can of Coke is supposed to contain, on the average, 16 ounces of soda with a standard deviation of 0.4 ounces. Suspecting fraud, you take a random sample of 50 cans and measure the amount of Coke in each. Your measurements show that …
10. ### Math

If a large factory sells its new gadgets for \$5 each it can sell 1050 per month and if it sells the same gadgets for \$9 it will sell 900 per month. Assuming the relationship between price and sales is linear predict the monthly sales …

More Similar Questions