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    Problem 2: Break Evan analysis
    The Aloha Christmas tree company buys fresh christmas trees from the Northwest
    United States at the start of the Christmas season for $25 a piece and sells them
    in Honolulu for $65 a piece. He rents three refrigerated containers from Matson
    Navigation Company to transport the trees from Seatle to Honolulu for $1000 a container

    TC = 3000 + 25Q Brk.Even: solve for Q where TR = TC
    TR = 65Q $5000 Profit Solve for Q: TR - TC = 5000

    Questions
    1. Write the total revenue and total cost function and find the number of Christmas
    trees
    2. From the above, find the number of trees that must be sold to achieve break even
    in the operation.
    3. If the proprietor wants to achieve a profit of $5000, how many trees must he sell.

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    Problem 2: Break Evan analysis
    The Aloha Christmas tree company buys fresh Christmas trees from the Northwest
    United States at the start of the Christmas season for $25 a piece and sells them
    in Honolulu for $65 a piece. He rents three refrigerated containers from Matson
    Navigation Company to transport the trees from Seattle to Honolulu for $1000 a container

    TC = 3000 + 25Q Brk.Even: solve for Q where TR = TC
    TR = 65Q $5000 Profit Solve for Q: TR - ...

    Solution Summary

    The solution explains how to calculate the breakeven units and the units needed for desired profit.

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