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6. Problems and Applications Q6

A firm in a competitive market receives $1,120 in total revenue and has marginal revenue of $20.
The firm's average revenue is_____, and_______units were sold.
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Step 1

In a perfectly competitive market, the profit maximizing condition is where the marginal cost is equal to marginal revenue, average revenue and price (MC=MR=AR=P).

Step 2

It is given that the marginal revenue is $20; so that the average revenue (AR) also be $20.

Step 3

The quantity of units sold can b...

Total revenue
Quantity
Price
1120
20
=56
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Total revenue Quantity Price 1120 20 =56

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