- Submitted By: Janaki-Raman
- Date Submitted: 03/26/2015 10:57 AM
- Category: Business
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Jane wants to setup a photo shop. The cost to rent an office is $150 per week. The variable cost of making one photo is $20 and she can sell it for $50.

1. Jane has to sell _5_ photos per week to break even. (Please only enter an integer and include no units.)

Jane wants to setup a photo shop. The cost to rent an office is $150 per week. The variable cost of making one photo is $20 and she can sell it for $50.

2. If Jane sells 10 units, her profits would be __150__dollars. (Please only enter an integer and include no units.)

Paul wants to choose one of the two investment opportunities over three possible scenarios. Investment 1 will yield a return of $10,000 in Scenario 1, $2,000 in Scenario 2, and a negative return of -$5,000 in Scenario 3. Investment 2 will yield a return of $6,000 in Scenario 1, $4,000 in Scenario 2, and zero in Scenario 3. The probability for Scenario 1 is 0.2, for Scenario 2 is 0.3, and for Scenario 3 is 0.5.

3. If you were to choose the investment that maximizes Paul's Expected Money Value (EMV), then you should choose __________.

A.Investment 1

B.Investment 2

C.Indifferent

Paul wants to choose one of the two investment opportunities over three possible scenarios. Investment 1 will yield a return of $10,000 in Scenario 1, $2,000 in Scenario 2, and a negative return of -$5,000 in Scenario 3. Investment 2 will yield a return of $6,000 in Scenario 1, $4,000 in Scenario 2, and zero in Scenario 3. The probability for Scenario 1 is 0.2, for Scenario 2 is 0.3, and for Scenario 3 is 0.5.

4. If Paul is uncertain about the return for Investment 1 in Scenario 1, then this return has to be __21500___ dollars in order to make Paul indifferent between these two investments (i.e. the two investments would have the same EMV.) (Please only enter an integer and include no units.)

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