- 4.5.1: For each cost function in Figure 4.62, is there a value of q at whi...
- 4.5.2: Figure 4.63 shows cost with q = 10,000 marked. (a) Find the average...
- 4.5.3: The graph of a cost function is given in Figure 4.64. (a) At q = 25...
- 4.5.4: The cost of producing q items is C(q) = 2500+12q dollars. (a) What ...
- 4.5.5: The cost function is C(q) = 1000+20q. Find the marginal cost to pro...
- 4.5.6: Graph the average cost function corresponding to the total cost fun...
- 4.5.7: The total cost of production, in thousands of dollars, is C(q) = q3...
- 4.5.8: You are the manager of a firm that produces slippers that sell for ...
- 4.5.9: The average cost per item to produce q items is given by a(q) = 0.0...
- 4.5.10: The marginal cost at a production level of 2000 units of an item is...
- 4.5.11: An agricultural worker in Uganda is planting clover to increase the...
- 4.5.12: A developer has recently purchased a laundromat and an adjacent fac...
- 4.5.13: Show analytically that if marginal cost is less than average cost, ...
- 4.5.14: Show analytically that if marginal cost is greater than average cos...
- 4.5.15: A reasonably realisticmodel of a firms costs is given by the short-...
Solutions for Chapter 4.5: AVERAGE COST
Full solutions for Applied Calculus | 5th Edition
Annual percentage rate (APR)
The annual interest rate
The change in position divided by the change in time.
An identity that relates the sine, secant, or tangent to the cosine, cosecant, or cotangent, respectively
An arrangement of elements of a set, in which order is not important
Derivative of ƒ at x a
ƒ'(a) = lim x:a ƒ(x) - ƒ(a) x - a provided the limit exists
A sequence or series diverges if it does not converge
Inverse sine function
The function y = sin-1 x
See Polynomial function in x.
Limit to growth
See Logistic growth function.
A system of linear equations
A value ƒ(c) is a local maximum of ƒ if there is an open interval I containing c such that ƒ(x) < ƒ(c) for all values of x in I
A logarithm with base e.
nth root of a complex number z
A complex number v such that vn = z
A set of parametric equations for a curve.
The measure of a central angle whose intercepted arc has a length equal to the circle’s radius.
Real part of a complex number
See Complex number.
A variable that is affected by an explanatory variable.
Sample standard deviation
The standard deviation computed using only a sample of the entire population.
An end behavior asymptote that is a slant line
Vertex of an angle