The average cost function for the weekly manufacture of retro portable CD players is given byC(x) = 160,000x−1 + 20 + 0.01x dollars per player,where x is the number of CD players manufactured that week. Weekly production is currently 3,000 players and is increasing at a rate of 100 players per week. What is happening to the average cost?

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Asked Nov 7, 2019
The average cost function for the weekly manufacture of retro portable CD players is given by
C(x) = 160,000x−1 + 20 + 0.01x dollars per player,
where x is the number of CD players manufactured that week. Weekly production is currently 3,000 players and is increasing at a rate of 100 players per week. What is happening to the average cost?
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Given, function is

C(x)=160000x +20 +0.0lx
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C(x)=160000x +20 +0.0lx

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Derivate the above function with r...

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(160000х" + 20+ 0.01x)
С(х) - -160000х? +
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d - С ") (160000х" + 20+ 0.01x) С(х) - -160000х? + - 0.01

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