Quadratic Formula
3-6 Homework

Your class is selling boxes of flower seeds as a fundraiser. The total profit p depends on the amount x that your class charges for each box of seeds. The equation p=-0.5x^2+16x-12 models the profit of the fundraiser. What's the smallest amount, in dollars, that you can charge and make a profit of at least $100.

To make the desired profit, the smallest amount you can charge for each box is $__. (Round to the nearest cent)

The smallest amount you can charge for each box is $10.34.

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