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Eduardo started a business selling sporting goods. He spent $7500 to obtain his merchandise, and it costs him $300 per week for general expenses. He earns $850 per week in sales.

What is the minimum number of weeks it will take for Eduardo to make a profit?



A. 300w>7500+850w
B. 850w>7500+300w
C. 850w≥7500+300w
D. 850w<7500+300w

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    he makes $550 per week ($850 - 300)

    how many weeks before recoups the merchandise cost?

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