The initial depth of the first diver is 25 feet below sea level, or −25. To find the final depth of the second diver, multiply the depth of the first diver by 5.
−25(5) = −125
The second diver’s final depth is −125 feet, or, 125 feet below sea level.
In Napa Valley, California, 1 acre of good wine land can produce some 3.5 tons of high-quality grapes. When the average price is \(\$3,414\) for premium cabernet per ton, what would be the amount of money that could be generated on 1 acre of premium cabernet farming?
John buys 100 shares of stock at \(\$100\) per share. The price goes up by 10% and he sells 50 shares. Then, prices drop by 10% and he sells his remaining 50 shares. How much did he get for the last 50?