## You are planning a party on a limited budget. In order to do so you will need to determine how much it will cost to rent a space and pay per

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You are planning a party on a limited budget. In order to do so you will need to determine how much it will cost to rent a space and pay per person for meals. If the cost of the rental space is $780 and the price per person for food is $9.75, how much would it cost to host 50 people for the party? In your post please write a linear equation in the form of y = mx + b to model the scenario. Then, show the cost for 50 people.

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Answer:$1,267.50

Step-by-step explanation:assumption;

b = cost of rental space = $780

x = number of guests = 50 people

m = price of food per person = $9.75

y = total budget

y = mx + b

y = (9.75 * 50) + 780

y = 487.50 + 780

y = $1,267.50

The answer is 1,267.50