Calculus 10th Edition

Published by Brooks Cole
ISBN 10: 1-28505-709-0
ISBN 13: 978-1-28505-709-5

Chapter P - P.2 - Linear Models and Rates of Change - Exercises - Page 18: 76

Answer

Linear equation: $C=0.51x+200$ Answer to the question: It will cost the company $269.87 if a sales representative drives 137 miles on any given day.
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Work Step by Step

Linear equation: If $x$ is the number of miles driven, then one can multiply the number of miles driven with the amount paid per mile($0.51), and then add the 200 per day.
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