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    i think the book made a mistake

    Hey guys.. just going over an old book.. and i think it made a mistake.... or i just made a noobish mistake...
    ok
    the equation of the line is 300 - 25q

    bounded by a horizontal line at 175

    they intersect where q=5

    whats the area of the triangle??
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    I got 625/2.
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    yeah it made a mistake... im asuuming either the teacher wrote the question wrong or im reading it wrong...
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