Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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Exercise 6

Gougem Airlines charges customers for checked bags based on weight. Checked bags cost $0.50 per pound up to 50 pounds, and $1 per pound for each additional pound. Let c(p) be the cost per pound for a checked bag, where p is the weight of the bag in pounds. Evaluate

and explain what it means in terms of Gougem Airlines.

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