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Let z be the number of units (in thousands) that a company produces and let p(x) be the profit (in tens of thousands of
The following table gives the profit for different levels of production.
I 246 8 10 12 14| 16 18 20
p(x)0.6-2.8-6.7-12.2-16.6-23.7-27.9-37.7-45.2-58.4
quadratic regression program to find a mathematical model for p(x).
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Let z be the number of units (in thousands) that a company produces and let p(x) be the profit (in tens of thousands of The following table gives the profit for different levels of production. I 246 8 10 12 14| 16 18 20 p(x)0.6-2.8-6.7-12.2-16.6-23.7-27.9-37.7-45.2-58.4 quadratic regression program to find a mathematical model for p(x).

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