# A shoe store costs $1800 dollars a month to operate. The average wholesale cost of each pair of shoes is $25, and the average price of each pair of shoes is $65. How many pairs of shoes must the store sell each month to break even?

##### 1 Answer

The store has to sell

#### Explanation:

The store has a base cost of

The formula for calculating the amount that needs to be sold would look like this;

To determine the value of

Therefore, the store needs to sell