# Help with Midterm Review for Test

• Apr 30th 2013, 03:58 PM
Michael111
Help with Midterm Review for Test
Please help with this calculus Mid-term review question. I have 12 more of these questions to go and I don't have a clue how to do this. I'm a beginner at calculus.

For the given cost function C(x) = 54sqrt(x)+ x^2/421875

a.) The cost at the production level 1450= My answer: \$2061.242443
b.) The average cost at the production level 1450= ?
c.) The marginal cost at the production level 1450=?
d.) The production level that will minimize the average cost=?
e.) The minimal average cost=?
• Apr 30th 2013, 04:16 PM
topsquark
Re: Help with Midterm Review for Test
Quote:

Originally Posted by Michael111
For the given cost function C(x) = 54sqrt(x)= x^2/421875

This cost function is impossible. Either $C(x) = 54 \sqrt{x}$ or $C(x) = \frac{x^2}{421875}$. It can't be both.

-Dan
• Apr 30th 2013, 05:33 PM
Michael111
Re: Help with Midterm Review for Test
• Apr 30th 2013, 06:23 PM
Michael111
Re: Help with Midterm Review for Test
b.) 1.421546512
c.) .7159288115
d.) ?
e.) ?

Are those answers right? Anyone know how to do d.) and e.)?
• Apr 30th 2013, 08:14 PM
Michael111
Re: Help with Midterm Review for Test
I am really stuck guys, any help?