# Math ( Word Problem )

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Joel sells ice cream cones at the county fair. he has to rent the equipment for \$49 and spend \$.043 on ingredients for each one. How many ice cream cones must he sells at \$1.10 each in order to make a profit? Write an inequality that represents how many ice cream cones must be sold to make a profit.

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• Math ( Word Problem ) -

The sales must exceed the cost.
sales on n cones = 1.1n
cost of n cones = 49 + .043n

So, you need

1.1n > 49 + .043n
1.057n > 49
n > 46.3

So, she must sell at least 47 cones to make a profit.

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