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14)A producer’s profits are maximized when marginal costs are _____. (1point)(A)equal to fixed costs minus variable costs (B)resulting in decreasing marginal returns (C)less than marginal revenue
(D)equal to marginal revenue
(D)equal to marginal revenue
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User: 14)A producer’s profits are maximized when marginal costs are _____. (1point)(A)equal to fixed costs minus variable costs (B)resulting in decreasing marginal returns (C)less than marginal revenue (D)equal to marginal revenue

Weegy: (D)equal to marginal revenue
Expert answered|sar2000|Points 31|

User: 15)How does a firm calculate its profit? (1point)marginal revenue minus marginal costvariable cost plus total costtotal revenue minus total costtotal revenue minus marginal revenue

Weegy: marginal revenue minus marginal cost
Expert answered|sar2000|Points 31|

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