ok I need help with this one problem on my homework and I missed the day it was taught, can anyone help me please, I would really appreciate it, thank you…

heres the question,

your band is planning to record a compact disk containing all of its greatest songs. It will cost \$12,500.00 to record and produce a master copy, and an additional \$2.50 to make each sale copy. If youplan to sell the final product for \$7.99, how many disks must you sell to break even?

You want your cost and your sales to equal each other in order to break even. Let’s say you are going to sell “X” CDs:

The cost is \$12500 + \$2.5X and the money that comes in from sales is \$7.99X. Set the two sides equal and solve for X:

12500 + 2.5X = 7.99X 12500 = (7.99-2.5)X

X = 12500 / (7.99 - 2.5) = 12500 / 5.49 = 2276.86703

Since CDs are sold as a complete item and not in fractions, you have to round up to 2,277 CDs in order to break even.

girl what school you go to you right you do need sum help sorry I couldnt help you im new 2 d1s can you help me out

Don’t you have to tell us how many CDs the band plans to copy, or are we just trying to break even for recording one master copy?

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