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    **The Orchard pls help :( **

    Bill's conventional orchard
    *15hectres are planted in apples.
    *the orchard normally produce 2000 trays of apples per hectre.
    * this yeah the yield is 30 less because of a hailstorm.
    2/3 of the apples are exported at $20.70 per tray this year.
    *the remaining apples are sold on the local market at $15.40 per tray
    * Bill expects that his earning will decrease by 1/20 oer year for the next 3 years

    Joe's orgnic orchard
    *10 hectres are planted in apples
    *the orchard normally produces 1500 trays of apples per hectre.
    *6% of the apples are damaged and cannot be sold.
    *the rest of apples are exported or sol locally in the ratio export : local = 3:2 .
    *the exported apples are sold for $32.00 a tray this yer.
    *the remaining apples are sold on the local market at $18.10 per tray
    *joe expects that his earning will increase by 4% per year for the next 3 years

    Task: USE THE FOLLOWING INFORMATION TO INVISTIGATE AND COMPARE THE EXPECCTED EARNINGS FROM JOE'S ORCHARD AND BILL'S ORCHARD FOR THIS YEAR
    INVISTIGATE AND COMPARE THE FUTURE EARNINGS OF BOTH ORCHARDS IN THREE YEARS TIME.

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    Re: **The Orchard pls help :( **

    You seem to have completely missed the point of this site. You have to do your OWN work. After you have attempted something, if you get stuck, then you can ask for help on that specific thing. You need to make sure you have posted exactly what you have tried already also.
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    Re: **The Orchard pls help :( **

    i tried so far. first answer to bill's conventional orchard

    2000 divide 15 = 133 2nd question 133 less 30% less because of hailstorm so =39 what i did is 2/3 of 39 is 26 the remaining apples are sold on the local market at $15.70 im just stuck. sorry i forgot the things i have tried just not sure if i have done the right thing
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