Computer Business Sam has started up a computer business. He had to take out an intial loan to get started, putting him in debt. Aer Sam sold 54...
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Computer Business Sam has started up a computer business. He had to take out an intial loan to get started, putting him in debt. Afler Sam sold 54 computers, his business was out of
debt and with a profit of $8740. After he sold 124 computers, his business's profit grew to $30440. a.) Letting x represent the total number of computers sold and y represent the total profit after selling the computers, derive a linear equation in slope intercept form
that models Sam's profits. IEI b.) How much profit does each individual computer sale bring? $ c.) What was the initial loan amount that Sam had to borrow? $ d.) Sam has a goal to reach a profit of $50900. How many computers must he sell? e.) If Sam sells 173 computers, how much profit will that bring? $D

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a) y = 3 1 0 x 8 0 0... View the full answer

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