+0  
 
0
537
2
avatar+588 

A horse-drawn carriage tour company has found that the number of people that take their tour depends on the price charged per customer. The more the company charges for a tour, the fewer people decide to take the tour.

The function c(x)=50+5x represents price charged per customer where x is the number of $5 increases they charge over a rate of $50 per person. 

The function  p(x)=120−2x represents the number of customers expected for the day, where x is the number of $5 increases they charge over a rate of $50 per person.

 

What does (p⋅c)(2) mean about the horse-drawn carriage tour company?

 

  • ​The horse-drawn carriage tour company can expect to take in $6600 when the charge per customer is $40.
  • ​​The horse-drawn carriage tour company can expect to take in $6600 when the charge per customer is $60.
  • The horse-drawn carriage tour company can expect to take in $6960 when the charge per customer is $40.
  • The horse-drawn carriage tour company can expect to take in $6960 when the charge per customer is $60.
adore.nuk  Feb 28, 2018
 #1
avatar+91255 
+2

(p * c)  =

 

(120 -2x) (50 + 5x)

 

So

 

(p * c) (2)  =

 

(120 - 2*2) (50 + 5*2)  =

 

(116) (60)  = 

 

$6960

 

The last option is correct

 

 

cool cool cool

CPhill  Feb 28, 2018
 #2
avatar+588 
+1

your the man, phill! thank you!

adore.nuk  Feb 28, 2018

40 Online Users

avatar
avatar
avatar
avatar
avatar
avatar
avatar

New Privacy Policy

We use cookies to personalise content and advertisements and to analyse access to our website. Furthermore, our partners for online advertising receive information about your use of our website.
For more information: our cookie policy and privacy policy.