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    Revenue? I can't figure it out

    It costs a bus company $225 to run a minibus on a ski trip, plus $30 per passenger. The bus has seating for 22 passengrs and the company has to increase the ticket price by $5. How many empty seats should the bus run with to maximize profit from this trip?
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    Re: Revenue? I can't figure it out

    What do you mean to say the company has to increase the price by $5? How much is a skier willing to pay?
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    Re: Revenue? I can't figure it out

    Quote Originally Posted by godelproof View Post
    What do you mean to say the company has to increase the price by $5? How much is a skier willing to pay?
    it doesn't specify how much they're willing to pay...maybe it doesn't matter
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