DATA INPUT
Hours of
Operation
550 $
600
700
500
450
400
Month
January
February
March
April
May
June
Utility Cost
3,240
3,400
3,800
3,200
2,700
2,600
SOLUTION
3. Least- squares regression:
Fixed- and variable-cost components:*
Monthly fixed cost (intercept
DATA INPUT
Miles Traveled
by Tour Buses
12,750
15,900
19,050
22,500
30,000
12,000
Month
November
December
January
February
March
April
Cost
17,100 real
17,400
17,550
18,000
18,750
16,500
SOLUTION
1. Variable cost per tour mile traveled and fixed cost per
Problem 06-46
1. Scatter diagram:
Jefferson County Airport
Month
January
February
March
April
May
June
July
August
September
October
November
December
Airport
Costs
Flights
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
2. Least-squares regression:
(a) T
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1. Determine the cost estimation model using the high-low method.
Variable cost per unit
$4500-$1900 = $2600
720-200 = 520
$2600520=$5
Variable cost per unit = $5
Total variable cost
$5x200=$1000
Total variable cost = $1000
Fixed cost estimate
$1900-$1000