Lab1(1) - MA 118 Laboratory Project 1 You have been engaged...

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MA 118 Laboratory Project 1 You have been engaged as a consultant to the chemical company that is evaluating two contractor bids on a site cleanup project. As you would expect, the costs of the processes are related to the percent of impurities that will be removed from the soil. From past experience on the two processes that will be used by the two bidding companies, the chemical company has determined that an estimated cost function for the process to be used by Briggs Environmental is given by the rule cB= 5200p/(96-p) and the estimated cost for the process used by Jason's Cleanup is given by the rule cJ=5200p/(95-p) where p is the percent of impurities that will be removed. Note: since p is the percent of impurities removed, it ranges in value from 0 to 100 inclusive. The CEO of the chemical company would prefer to use the Jason's, since there has been a long standing relationship with them. The problem is that the chemical company must award the
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Lab1(1) - MA 118 Laboratory Project 1 You have been engaged...

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