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AlgebraQ&A Library. Maximizing Profit A community bird-watching societymakes and sells simple bird feeders to raise money for itsconservation activities. The materials for each feeder cost $6,and the society sells an average of 20 per week at a price of$10 each. The society has been considering raising the price,so it conducts a survey and finds that for every dollarincrease, it will lose 2 sales per week.(a) Find a function that models weekly profit in terms ofprice per feeder.(b) What price should the society charge for each feederto maximize profits? What is the maximum weeklyprofit?Start your trial now! First week only $4.99!*arrow_forward*

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. Maximizing Profit A community bird-watching society

makes and sells simple bird feeders to raise money for its

conservation activities. The materials for each feeder cost $6,

and the society sells an average of 20 per week at a price of

$10 each. The society has been considering raising the price,

so it conducts a survey and finds that for every dollar

increase, it will lose 2 sales per week.

(a) Find a function that models weekly profit in terms of

price per feeder.

(b) What price should the society charge for each feeder

to maximize profits? What is the maximum weekly

profit?

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