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# A computer store has fixed monthly operating costs of 5,000 dollars.

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A computer store has fixed monthly operating costs of 5,000 dollars. The store buys each computer for 600 dollars and sells each computer for 900 dollars. What is the least number of computers the store must sell each month to cover the fixed operating costs?

A. 14
B. 15
C. 16
D. 17
E. 18

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28 Feb 2019, 03:25
Bunuel wrote:
A computer store has fixed monthly operating costs of 5,000 dollars. The store buys each computer for 600 dollars and sells each computer for 900 dollars. What is the least number of computers the store must sell each month to cover the fixed operating costs?

A. 14
B. 15
C. 16
D. 17
E. 18

profit = SP - CP
CP = 600
SP = 900
proft earned = 300
so to break even 5000 ; 5000/300 ~ 17
IMO D
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