Question

Pattie’s Produce charges $2.29 for a package of strawberries. On average, Pattie’s Produce sells 95 packages of strawberries daily. They estimate that for each 20-cent increase in the cost of a package of strawberries, 9 fewer packages will be sold each day. Let x represent the number of 20-cent increases in the cost of a package of strawberries. Which inequality represents the values of x that would allow Pattie’s Produce to have a daily revenue of at least$255 from selling the packages of strawberries?

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The  inequality represents the values of x is
-1.8x^2 – 1.61x + 217.55 > 255. Option  A
This is further explained below.

### Which inequality represents the values of x that would allow Pattie’s Produce to have a daily revenue of at least $255 from selling the packages of strawberries? Generally, Considering that Pattie’s Produce sells a box of strawberries for$2.29, and each day they are capable of producing 95 packages. The daily money received is $2.29 multiplied by 95 shipments, which equals$217. Given that a twenty-cent increase results in nine fewer packages.
One may determine the number of increases in the price of a package of strawberries by 20 cents based on the following factors:
(2.29 + 0.2x)(95 – 9x) > 255
217.55 – 20.61x + 19x – 1.8x^2 > 255
-1.8x^2 – 1.61x + 217.55 > 255
In conclusion, The  inequality represents the values of x is
-1.8x^2 – 1.61x + 217.55 > 255
Pattie’s Produce charges $2.29 for a package of strawberries. On average, Pattie’s Produce sells 95 packages of strawberries daily. They estimate that for each 20-cent increase in the cost of a package of strawberries, 9 fewer packages will be sold each day. Let x represent the number of 20-cent increases in the cost of a package of strawberries. Which inequality represents the values of x that would allow Pattie’s Produce to have a daily revenue of at least$255 from selling the packages of strawberries?