# college algebra

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A musician is planning to market a CD. The fixed costs are \$1260 and the variable costs are \$5 per CD. The wholesale price of the CD will be \$11. For the artist to make a profit, revenues must be greater than costs.
How many CDs, x, must be sold for the musician to break even?

• elementary algebra -

Solve this equation for x:
11x = 1260 + 5x

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