The manager of a furniture factory finds that it costs $2200to manufacture 100 chairs in one day and $4800 to produce300 chairs in one day.(a) Express the cost as a function of the number of chairsproduced, assuming that it is linear. Then sketch thegraph.(b) What is the slope of the graph and what does itrepresent?(c) What is the y-intercept of the graph and what does itrepresent?

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The manager of a furniture factory finds that it costs $2200
to manufacture 100 chairs in one day and $4800 to produce
300 chairs in one day.
(a) Express the cost as a function of the number of chairs
produced, assuming that it is linear. Then sketch the
graph.
(b) What is the slope of the graph and what does it
represent?
(c) What is the y-intercept of the graph and what does it
represent?

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