P(x) = 8x + 0.3x2 − 0.0013x3 − 375. Graph the function P in an appropriate viewi

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P(x) = 8x + 0.3x2 − 0.0013x3 − 375.
Graph the function P in an appropriate viewing rectangle and use the graph to answer the following questions.
(a) When just a few blenders are manufactured, the firm loses money (profit is negative). (For example, 
P(10) = −266.30,
 so the firm loses $266.30 if it produces and sells only 10 blenders.) How many blenders must the firm produce to break even? (Round your answer to the integer that gives the company the least positive profit.)


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