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The average selling price of a cup of coffee is $1.35 and the average variable expense per cup is $0.41. The average fixed expense per month is $1,600. How many cups of coffee would have to be sold to attain target profits of $3,700 per month?

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  1. (1.35 - 0.41)x = 1600 + 3700

  2. n * 1.35 = 1600 + .41 n + 3700

    .94 n = 5300

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