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Chapter 11.5, Problem 20E
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In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in dollars and q is the number of units.

If the monthly demand function is p =   7230     5 q 2 and the supply function before taxation is p =   30   +   30 q 2 , what tax per item will maximize the total revenue?

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(a) What is the slope of the line tangent to...Ch. 11.2 - 36. (a) What is the slope of the line tangent to ...Ch. 11.2 - 37. The equation for the standard normal...Ch. 11.2 - 38. (a) Find the mode of the normal distribution*...Ch. 11.2 - In Problems 39-42, find any relative maxima and...Ch. 11.2 - In Problems 39-42, find any relative maxima and...Ch. 11.2 - In Problems 39-42, find any relative maxima and...Ch. 11.2 - In Problems 39-42, find any relative maxima and...Ch. 11.2 - 43. Future value If $P is invested for n years at...Ch. 11.2 - 44. Future value The future value that accrues...Ch. 11.2 - 45. Sales decay After the end of an advertising...Ch. 11.2 - 46. Sales decay The sales decay for a product is...Ch. 11.2 - 47. Marginal cost Suppose that the total cost in...Ch. 11.2 - 48. Marginal revenue Suppose that the revenue in...Ch. 11.2 - 49. Drugs in a bloodstream The percent...Ch. 11.2 - 50. Radioactive decay The amount of the...Ch. 11.2 - 51. 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Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find dy/dx at the given point...Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find at the given point without...Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find dy/dx at the given point...Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find at the given point without...Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find at the given point without...Ch. 11.3 - In Problems 1-6, find at the given point without...Ch. 11.3 - Find dy/dx for the functions in Problems 7-10. 7....Ch. 11.3 - Find for the functions in Problems 7-10. 8. Ch. 11.3 - Find for the functions in Problems 7-10. 9. Ch. 11.3 - Find for the functions in Problems 7-10. 10. Ch. 11.3 - 11. Ch. 11.3 - 12. Ch. 11.3 - 13. Ch. 11.3 - 14. Ch. 11.3 - 15. Ch. 11.3 - 16. Ch. 11.3 - 17. Ch. 11.3 - 18. If find . Ch. 11.3 - 19. Ch. 11.3 - 20. Ch. 11.3 - 21. Find for Ch. 11.3 - 22. Find y' for Ch. 11.3 - For Problems 23-26, find the slope of the line...Ch. 11.3 - For Problems 23-26, find the slope of the tangent...Ch. 11.3 - For Problems 23-26, find the slope of the line...Ch. 11.3 - For Problems 23-26, find the slope of the tangent...Ch. 11.3 - Write the equation of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - Write the equation of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - Write the equation of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - Write the equation of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - 31. If ln find . Ch. 11.3 - 32. If ln find . Ch. 11.3 - 33. If , find . Ch. 11.3 - 34. If ln find . Ch. 11.3 - Find the slope of the tangent to the curve...Ch. 11.3 - Write the equation of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - 35. Ch. 11.3 - 36. Ch. 11.3 - 37. Ch. 11.3 - 38. Ch. 11.3 - 39. Ch. 11.3 - 40. Ch. 11.3 - 43. Find the slope of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - 44. Find the slope of the line tangent to the...Ch. 11.3 - 45. 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Disease control Suppose the proportion P of...Ch. 11.3 - Temperature-humidity index The temperature-...Ch. 11.4 - 1. If V represents volume, write a mathematical...Ch. 11.4 - 2. (a) Differentiate implicitly with respect to...Ch. 11.4 - 3. True or false: In solving a related-rates...Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 1-4, find using the given values. Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 1-4, find using the given values. 2....Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 1-4, find using the given values. 3....Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 1-4, find using the given values. 4....Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 5-8, assume that x and y are...Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 5-8, assume that x and y are...Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 5-8, assume that x and y are...Ch. 11.4 - In Problems 5-8, assume that x and y are...Ch. 11.4 - 9. Ch. 11.4 - 10. . Ch. 11.4 - 11. A point is moving along the graph of the...Ch. 11.4 - 12. A point is moving along the graph of the...Ch. 11.4 - 13. The radius of a circle is increasing at a rate...Ch. 11.4 - 14. The area of a circle is changing at a rate of...Ch. 11.4 - 15. The volume of a cube is increasing at a rate...Ch. 11.4 - 16. The lengths of the edges of a cube are...Ch. 11.4 - 17. Profit Suppose that the daily profit (in...Ch. 11.4 - 18. Profit Suppose that the monthly revenue and...Ch. 11.4 - Demand Suppose that the price p (in dollars) of a...Ch. 11.4 - Supply The supply function for a product is given...Ch. 11.4 - 21. Capital investment and production Suppose that...Ch. 11.4 - 22. Boyle's law Boyles law for enclosed gases...Ch. 11.4 - Tumor growth For Problems 23 and 24, suppose that...Ch. 11.4 - Tumor growth For Problems 23 and 24, suppose that...Ch. 11.4 - 25. Allomelric relationships—fish For many species...Ch. 11.4 - 26. Blood flow The resistance R of a blood vessel...Ch. 11.4 - 27. Allometric relationships—crabs For fiddler...Ch. 11.4 - 28. Body weight and surface area For human beings,...Ch. 11.4 - 29. Cell growth A bacterial cell has a spherical...Ch. 11.4 - 30. Water purification Assume that water is being...Ch. 11.4 - 31. Volume and radius Suppose that air is being...Ch. 11.4 - 32. Boat docking Suppose that a boat is being...Ch. 11.4 - 33. Ladder safety A 30-ft ladder is leaning...Ch. 11.4 - 34. Flight A kite is 30 ft high and is moving...Ch. 11.4 - 35. Flight A plane is flying at a constant...Ch. 11.4 - 36. Distance Two boats leave the same port at the...Ch. 11.4 - 37. Distance Two cars are approaching an...Ch. 11.4 - 38. Water depth Water is flowing into a barrel in...Ch. 11.4 - 39. Water depth Suppose that water is being pumped...Ch. 11.5 - 1. Write the formula for point elasticity, . Ch. 11.5 - 2. (a) If , the demand is called _______. (b) If...Ch. 11.5 - 3. Find the elasticity of demand tor when p = 10...Ch. 11.5 - 4. For problems involving taxation in a...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 1 -8, p is in dollars and q is the...Ch. 11.5 - 9. Suppose the demand function for a product is...Ch. 11.5 - 10. Suppose the weekly demand function for a...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 11 and 12, the demand functions for...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 11 and 12, the demand functions for...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11.5 - In Problems 15-24, p is the price per unit in...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-12, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - 13. Write the equation of the line tangent to Ch. 11 - 14. At write the equation of the line tangent to...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - In Problems 15-20, find the indicated...Ch. 11 - 21. Find the slope of the tangent to the curve Ch. 11 - 22. Find the points where tangents to the graph of...Ch. 11 - 23. Suppose where x and y are differentiable...Ch. 11 - 24. A right triangle with legs of lengths x and y...Ch. 11 - 25. Demographics Using U.S. Census Bureau data for...Ch. 11 - 26. Life expectancy at age 65 Using Social...Ch. 11 - 27. Compound interest If $1000 is invested for n...Ch. 11 - 28. Disposable income Disposable income is the...Ch. 11 - 29. Radioactive decay A breeder reactor converts...Ch. 11 - 30. Marginal cost The average cost of producing x...Ch. 11 - 31. Inflation The impact of inflation on a $60,000...Ch. 11 - 32. Evaporation A spherical droplet of water...Ch. 11 - 33. Worker safety A sign is being lowered over the...Ch. 11 - 34. Environment Suppose that in a study of water...Ch. 11 - 35. Elasticity A demand function is given...Ch. 11 - 36. Elasticity Suppose the demand for a product is...Ch. 11 - 37. Elasticity Suppose the weekly demand function...Ch. 11 - 38. Revenue A product has the demand...Ch. 11 - 39. Taxes Can increasing the tax per unit sold...Ch. 11 - 40. Taxes Suppose the demand and supply functions...Ch. 11 - 41. Taxes Suppose the supply and demand functions...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - In Problems 1-8, find the derivative of each...Ch. 11 - 9. Find y’ if . Ch. 11 - 10. Let If , find when x = 6 and y = 8. Ch. 11 - 11. Find y’ if . Ch. 11 - 12. Suppose the weekly revenue and weekly cost...Ch. 11 - 13. Suppose the demand for a product is , where p...Ch. 11 - 14. Suppose the demand function for a product is...Ch. 11 - 15. The sales of a product are given by , where S...Ch. 11 - By using U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid...Ch. 11 - 17. Suppose the demand and supply functions for a...Ch. 11 - 19. 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