# profit

### A school spent \$150 on advertising for a breakfast fundraiser. Each plate of food was sold for \$8.00

A school spent \$150 on advertising for a breakfast fundraiser. Each plate of food was sold for \$8.00 but cost the school \$2.00 to prepare. After...
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### Mary owns a store that sells computers. Her profit in dollars is represented by the function P(x) =

Mary owns a store that sells computers. Her profit in dollars is represented by the function P(x) = x^3 - 22x^2 - 240x, where x is the number of...
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### Your profit for mowing lawns this week is \$24. You are paid \$8 per hour and you paid \$40 for gas for

Your profit for mowing lawns this week is \$24. You are paid \$8 per hour and you paid \$40 for gas for the lawn mower. How many hours did you work...
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### A shopkeeper buys a box of 20 cans of cola for \$10. He sells the cans for 65 cents each. Work out hi

A shopkeeper buys a box of 20 cans of cola for \$10. He sells the cans for 65 cents each. Work out his percentage profit. Calculate Revenue...
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### Julia spends \$1.75 on gas for her lawn mower. She earns \$16.00 mowing her neighbor's yard. What is J

Julia spends \$1.75 on gas for her lawn mower. She earns \$16.00 mowing her neighbor's yard. What is Julia's profit? Profit = Revenue - Cost Profit...
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### Belle bought 30 pencils for \$1560. She made a profit of \$180. How much profit did she make on each p

Belle bought 30 pencils for \$1560. She made a profit of \$180. How much profit did she make on each pencil The cost per pencil is: 1560/30 = 52...
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### A company has a fixed cost of \$26,000 / month when it is producing printed tapestries. Each item tha

A company has a fixed cost of \$26,000 / month when it is producing printed tapestries. Each item that it makes has its own cost of \$34. One month...
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### Emily buys a car for 9000 sells it for 12000. Whats the profit?

Emily buys a car for 9000 sells it for 12000. Whats the profit? Profit = Sale Price - Purchase Price Profit = 12,000 - 9,000 Profit = 3,000
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### A manufacturer has a monthly fixed cost of \$100,000 and a production cost of \$14 for each unit produ

A manufacturer has a monthly fixed cost of \$100,000 and a production cost of \$14 for each unit produced. The product sells for \$20/unit. Let u be...
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### Isabel is making face mask. She spends \$50 on supplies and plans on selling them for \$4 per mask. Ho

Isabel is making face mask. She spends \$50 on supplies and plans on selling them for \$4 per mask. How many mask does have to make in order to make...
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### John bought a painting for \$600 and sold it for \$648. Find the profit as a percentage of the cost.

John bought a painting for \$600 and sold it for \$648. Find the profit as a percentage of the cost. Calculate the profit: Profit = Sale Price -...
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### A baker determined the annual profit in dollars from selling pies using p(n ) = 52n - 0.05n^2, where

A baker determined the annual profit in dollars from selling pies using p(n ) = 52n - 0.05n^2, where n is the number of pies sold. What is the...
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### A pretzel factory has daily fixed costs of \$1100. In addition, it costs 70 cents to produce each bag

A pretzel factory has daily fixed costs of \$1100. In addition, it costs 70 cents to produce each bag of pretzels. A bag of pretzels sells for...
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### A baker determined the annual profit in dollars from selling pies using p(n) = 52n - 0.05n^2 , where

A baker determined the annual profit in dollars from selling pies using p(n) = 52n - 0.05n^2 , where n is the number of pies sold. What is the...
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### Susan makes and sells purses. The purses cost her \$15 each to make, and she sells them for \$30 each.

Susan makes and sells purses. The purses cost her \$15 each to make, and she sells them for \$30 each. This Saturday, she is renting a booth at a...
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### A corn refining company produces corn gluten cattle feed at a variable cost of \$84 per ton. If fixe

A corn refining company produces corn gluten cattle feed at a variable cost of \$84 per ton. If fixed costs are \$110,000 per month and the feed...
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### A company is planning to manufacture a certain product. The fixed costs will be \$474778 and it will

A company is planning to manufacture a certain product. The fixed costs will be \$474778 and it will cost \$293 to produce each product. Each will...
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### A watch was bought for \$250 and sold for \$375. What was the profit on the sale of the watch?

A watch was bought for \$250 and sold for \$375. What was the profit on the sale of the watch? Profit = Revenue (Sales) - Cost Profit = \$375 - \$250...
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