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    The following is a hypothetical short-run production function:

    The following is a hypothetical short-run production function

    Hours of labor Total output Marginal product
    0 ? ?
    1 100 100
    2 ? 80
    3 240 ?

    What is the total output when 2 hours of labor are employed?
    What is the average product of the first three hours of labor?
    What is the marginal product of the third hour of labor?

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    The total output when 2 hours of labor are employed is 180 (100 + 80) i.e. total output with 1 hour of ...

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    Average product is clearly explored in this case.

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