Mathematics
How many units must be produced and sold in order to break-even?

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If x units of a product cost C dollars to manufacture and earn revenue of R dollars, the value of x where the expressions for C and R are equal is called the break-even quantity, the number of units that produce zero profit. Find the break-even quantity when C =13x +. 64000 and R =17x

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C =13x +. 64000 and R =17x

break even C=R

13x +. 64000=17x

64,000= 17x-13x

64,000= 4x

x=16,000


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