Algebra II

You have purchased a VCR for $180. You also joined a video rental store where you can rent movies for $3 each.

Suppose that the cost of admission to a movie theater is $6.00. How many videos must you rent to make your average cost per video less than $6.00?

  1. 👍 0
  2. 👎 0
  3. 👁 63
  1. 180 + 3x < 6x
    x > 60

    check: 60 movies: $360
    vcr+60rentals: 180+180 = $360

    1. 👍 0
    2. 👎 0
    posted by Steve

Respond to this Question

First Name

Your Response

Similar Questions

  1. Algebra II

    You have purchased a VCR for $180. You also joined a video rental store where you can rent movies for $3 each. Suppose that the cost of admission to a movie theater is $6.00. How many videos must you rent to make your average cost

    asked by Anonymous on December 2, 2012
  2. Math

    Customers have two options when renting video games from a rental store. Plan A requires a $5 monthly fee and a $1 per video rental. Plan B requires $8 monthly fee and $0.75 per video rental. How many video rentals would be

    asked by Brooklyn on October 7, 2016
  3. math

    haris has 20.92 to spend on videos-games rentals at a local video store. the store charges 3.95 per video-game rental plus 8.125% tax. what is the maximum number of video games that harris can rent?

    asked by kenneth mitchell on June 25, 2008
  4. Economics

    A local video store estimates their average customer's demand per year is Q = 7 - 2P, and knows the marginal cost of each rental is $0.5. How much should the store charge for each rental if it engages in optimal two-part pricing?

    asked by Ronald on March 20, 2012
  5. Math

    Define variables and write a system of equations for this situation. Solve using substitution. Suppose you want to join a video store. Big Video offers a special discount card that costs $9.99 for one year. With the discount card,

    asked by Angie on April 1, 2009
  6. math

    Video rental Store A charges a membership fee of $25 and $2 for each movie rental. Video rental store b charges a membership fee of $10 and $2.50 for each movie. Find the number of movies rentals for which both stores' charges are

    asked by Amy on October 11, 2012
  7. math

    Jesse rents 2 movies and 4 video games for a total of $18.70. At the same time, Dan rents 3 movies and 2 video games for a total of $15.25. How much does their friend Sabrina need to rent a combination of one game and one movie

    asked by B8 on January 12, 2014
  8. Algebra 1

    jasper wants to join a video store, blockbuster offers $9.99 for one year. with the discount card, each video rental costs $2.49. a discount card frm video time costs $20.49 for 1 year. with the video time discount card, each vido

    asked by Tranese on May 16, 2011
  9. Computer Ecxel

    Rent A Flick Insert a Date Formula Movie Category Rental Price Profit % Boca Vero Delray Miami Totals New Releases $3.99 30% 28 17 13 52 110 Video Games $5.00 75% 14 6 9 15 44 College Picks $2.50 55% 10 5 5 22 42 Classic Feature

    asked by Soska on November 14, 2008
  10. psy

    Cathy owes six overdue movies to her local video store. Since each of Cathy’s overdue videos is a comedy, only comedies are currently overdue at Cathy’s local video store. Which one of the following premises, if added to the

    asked by Liz on October 25, 2010

More Similar Questions