Given the price and cost data shown in the following table of each of the two firms A and B, find the breakeven point. Firm .......Sales price ..Variable operating   Fixed operating cost...

Given the price and cost data shown in the following table of each of the two firms A and B, find the breakeven point.

Firm .......Sales price ..Variable operating   Fixed operating cost

................per unit      ..cost per unit

A .............16.00                6.75                      24,600

B ..............20.00               9.75                      30,600

What is the operating breakeven point in units for each firm?

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From the information provided, we can see that the fixed operating cost for Firm A is 24600 and that for Firm B is 30600. The variable operating cost per unit is 6.75 for firm A and 9.75 for firm B. Firm A is able to sell each unit at 16 and...

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