BuyFindarrow_forward

Single Variable Calculus: Early Tr...

8th Edition
James Stewart
ISBN: 9781305270343

Solutions

Chapter
Section
BuyFindarrow_forward

Single Variable Calculus: Early Tr...

8th Edition
James Stewart
ISBN: 9781305270343
Textbook Problem

A small-appliance manufacturer finds that it costs $9000 to produce 1000 toaster ovens a week and $12,000 to produce 1500 toaster ovens a week.

  1. (a) Express the cost as a function of the number of toaster ovens produced, assuming that it is linear. Then sketch the graph.
  2. (b) What is the slope or the graph and what does it represent?
  3. (c) What is the y-intercept of the graph and what does it represent?

(a)

To determine

To express: The cost as a function of the number of toaster ovens produced.

Explanation

Given:

To produce 1000 toaster ovens in a week it costs $9000 and to produce 1500 it costs $12000.

The cost function follows a liner function.

Calculation:

Let the cost function as, yy1=m(xx1). (1)

The slope of the line m is given by m=yy1xx1.

According to the given data, there exist two points (1000,9000) and (1500,12000).

The slope of line passes through (1000,9000) and (1500,12000) is,

m=12000900015001000=6

Substitute m=6 in equation (1)

(b)

To determine

To find: The slope of graph and explain what it represent.

(c)

To determine

To find: The y-intercept of graph and explain what it represent.

Still sussing out bartleby?

Check out a sample textbook solution.

See a sample solution

The Solution to Your Study Problems

Bartleby provides explanations to thousands of textbook problems written by our experts, many with advanced degrees!

Get Started
Sect-1.1 P-12ESect-1.1 P-13ESect-1.1 P-14ESect-1.1 P-15ESect-1.1 P-16ESect-1.1 P-17ESect-1.1 P-18ESect-1.1 P-19ESect-1.1 P-20ESect-1.1 P-21ESect-1.1 P-22ESect-1.1 P-23ESect-1.1 P-24ESect-1.1 P-25ESect-1.1 P-26ESect-1.1 P-27ESect-1.1 P-28ESect-1.1 P-29ESect-1.1 P-30ESect-1.1 P-31ESect-1.1 P-32ESect-1.1 P-33ESect-1.1 P-34ESect-1.1 P-35ESect-1.1 P-36ESect-1.1 P-37ESect-1.1 P-38ESect-1.1 P-39ESect-1.1 P-40ESect-1.1 P-41ESect-1.1 P-42ESect-1.1 P-43ESect-1.1 P-44ESect-1.1 P-45ESect-1.1 P-46ESect-1.1 P-47ESect-1.1 P-48ESect-1.1 P-49ESect-1.1 P-50ESect-1.1 P-51ESect-1.1 P-52ESect-1.1 P-53ESect-1.1 P-54ESect-1.1 P-55ESect-1.1 P-56ESect-1.1 P-57ESect-1.1 P-58ESect-1.1 P-59ESect-1.1 P-60ESect-1.1 P-61ESect-1.1 P-62ESect-1.1 P-63ESect-1.1 P-64ESect-1.1 P-65ESect-1.1 P-66ESect-1.1 P-67ESect-1.1 P-68ESect-1.1 P-69ESect-1.1 P-70ESect-1.1 P-71ESect-1.1 P-72ESect-1.1 P-73ESect-1.1 P-74ESect-1.1 P-75ESect-1.1 P-76ESect-1.1 P-77ESect-1.1 P-78ESect-1.1 P-79ESect-1.1 P-80ESect-1.2 P-1ESect-1.2 P-2ESect-1.2 P-3ESect-1.2 P-4ESect-1.2 P-5ESect-1.2 P-6ESect-1.2 P-7ESect-1.2 P-8ESect-1.2 P-9ESect-1.2 P-10ESect-1.2 P-11ESect-1.2 P-12ESect-1.2 P-13ESect-1.2 P-14ESect-1.2 P-15ESect-1.2 P-16ESect-1.2 P-17ESect-1.2 P-18ESect-1.2 P-19ESect-1.2 P-20ESect-1.2 P-21ESect-1.2 P-22ESect-1.3 P-1ESect-1.3 P-2ESect-1.3 P-3ESect-1.3 P-4ESect-1.3 P-5ESect-1.3 P-6ESect-1.3 P-7ESect-1.3 P-8ESect-1.3 P-9ESect-1.3 P-10ESect-1.3 P-11ESect-1.3 P-12ESect-1.3 P-13ESect-1.3 P-14ESect-1.3 P-15ESect-1.3 P-16ESect-1.3 P-17ESect-1.3 P-18ESect-1.3 P-19ESect-1.3 P-20ESect-1.3 P-21ESect-1.3 P-22ESect-1.3 P-23ESect-1.3 P-24ESect-1.3 P-25ESect-1.3 P-26ESect-1.3 P-27ESect-1.3 P-28ESect-1.3 P-29ESect-1.3 P-30ESect-1.3 P-31ESect-1.3 P-32ESect-1.3 P-33ESect-1.3 P-34ESect-1.3 P-35ESect-1.3 P-36ESect-1.3 P-37ESect-1.3 P-38ESect-1.3 P-39ESect-1.3 P-40ESect-1.3 P-41ESect-1.3 P-42ESect-1.3 P-43ESect-1.3 P-44ESect-1.3 P-45ESect-1.3 P-46ESect-1.3 P-47ESect-1.3 P-48ESect-1.3 P-49ESect-1.3 P-50ESect-1.3 P-51ESect-1.3 P-52ESect-1.3 P-53ESect-1.3 P-54ESect-1.3 P-55ESect-1.3 P-56ESect-1.3 P-57ESect-1.3 P-58ESect-1.3 P-59ESect-1.3 P-60ESect-1.3 P-61ESect-1.3 P-62ESect-1.3 P-63ESect-1.3 P-64ESect-1.3 P-65ESect-1.3 P-66ESect-1.4 P-1ESect-1.4 P-2ESect-1.4 P-3ESect-1.4 P-4ESect-1.4 P-5ESect-1.4 P-6ESect-1.4 P-7ESect-1.4 P-8ESect-1.4 P-9ESect-1.4 P-10ESect-1.4 P-11ESect-1.4 P-12ESect-1.4 P-13ESect-1.4 P-14ESect-1.4 P-15ESect-1.4 P-16ESect-1.4 P-17ESect-1.4 P-18ESect-1.4 P-19ESect-1.4 P-20ESect-1.4 P-21ESect-1.4 P-22ESect-1.4 P-23ESect-1.4 P-24ESect-1.4 P-25ESect-1.4 P-26ESect-1.4 P-27ESect-1.4 P-28ESect-1.4 P-30ESect-1.4 P-31ESect-1.4 P-32ESect-1.4 P-33ESect-1.4 P-34ESect-1.4 P-35ESect-1.4 P-36ESect-1.4 P-37ESect-1.4 P-38ESect-1.5 P-1ESect-1.5 P-2ESect-1.5 P-3ESect-1.5 P-4ESect-1.5 P-5ESect-1.5 P-6ESect-1.5 P-7ESect-1.5 P-8ESect-1.5 P-9ESect-1.5 P-10ESect-1.5 P-11ESect-1.5 P-12ESect-1.5 P-13ESect-1.5 P-14ESect-1.5 P-15ESect-1.5 P-16ESect-1.5 P-17ESect-1.5 P-18ESect-1.5 P-19ESect-1.5 P-20ESect-1.5 P-21ESect-1.5 P-22ESect-1.5 P-23ESect-1.5 P-24ESect-1.5 P-25ESect-1.5 P-26ESect-1.5 P-27ESect-1.5 P-28ESect-1.5 P-29ESect-1.5 P-30ESect-1.5 P-31ESect-1.5 P-32ESect-1.5 P-33ESect-1.5 P-34ESect-1.5 P-35ESect-1.5 P-36ESect-1.5 P-37ESect-1.5 P-38ESect-1.5 P-39ESect-1.5 P-40ESect-1.5 P-41ESect-1.5 P-42ESect-1.5 P-43ESect-1.5 P-44ESect-1.5 P-45ESect-1.5 P-46ESect-1.5 P-47ESect-1.5 P-48ESect-1.5 P-49ESect-1.5 P-50ESect-1.5 P-51ESect-1.5 P-52ESect-1.5 P-53ESect-1.5 P-54ESect-1.5 P-55ESect-1.5 P-56ESect-1.5 P-57ESect-1.5 P-58ESect-1.5 P-61ESect-1.5 P-62ESect-1.5 P-63ESect-1.5 P-64ESect-1.5 P-65ESect-1.5 P-66ESect-1.5 P-67ESect-1.5 P-68ESect-1.5 P-69ESect-1.5 P-70ESect-1.5 P-71ESect-1.5 P-72ESect-1.5 P-73ESect-1.5 P-74ESect-1.5 P-75ESect-1.5 P-76ESect-1.5 P-77ECh-1 P-1RCCCh-1 P-2RCCCh-1 P-3RCCCh-1 P-4RCCCh-1 P-5RCCCh-1 P-6RCCCh-1 P-7RCCCh-1 P-8RCCCh-1 P-9RCCCh-1 P-10RCCCh-1 P-11RCCCh-1 P-12RCCCh-1 P-13RCCCh-1 P-1RQCh-1 P-2RQCh-1 P-3RQCh-1 P-4RQCh-1 P-5RQCh-1 P-6RQCh-1 P-7RQCh-1 P-8RQCh-1 P-9RQCh-1 P-10RQCh-1 P-11RQCh-1 P-12RQCh-1 P-13RQCh-1 P-14RQCh-1 P-1RECh-1 P-2RECh-1 P-3RECh-1 P-4RECh-1 P-5RECh-1 P-6RECh-1 P-7RECh-1 P-8RECh-1 P-9RECh-1 P-10RECh-1 P-11RECh-1 P-12RECh-1 P-13RECh-1 P-14RECh-1 P-15RECh-1 P-16RECh-1 P-17RECh-1 P-18RECh-1 P-19RECh-1 P-20RECh-1 P-22RECh-1 P-23RECh-1 P-24RECh-1 P-25RECh-1 P-26RECh-1 P-27RECh-1 P-28RECh-1 P-1PCh-1 P-2PCh-1 P-3PCh-1 P-4PCh-1 P-5PCh-1 P-6PCh-1 P-7PCh-1 P-8PCh-1 P-9PCh-1 P-10PCh-1 P-11PCh-1 P-12PCh-1 P-13PCh-1 P-14PCh-1 P-15PCh-1 P-16PCh-1 P-17PCh-1 P-18PCh-1 P-19PCh-1 P-20P

Additional Math Solutions

Find more solutions based on key concepts

Show solutions add

Differentiate. G(x)=x222x+1

Calculus: Early Transcendentals

A population of N = 7 scores has a mean of = 13. What is the value of X for this population?

Essentials of Statistics for The Behavioral Sciences (MindTap Course List)

In Exercises 98-102, determine whether the statement is true or false. If it is tine, explain why it is tine. I...

Applied Calculus for the Managerial, Life, and Social Sciences: A Brief Approach

The graph of y = f(3x) is obtained from the graph of y = f(x) by: stretching vertically by a factor of 3. compr...

Study Guide for Stewart's Single Variable Calculus: Early Transcendentals, 8th