# SOLUTION: Find the supply equation using the given information. (Let x be the number of items.) At a price of \$1600 a supplier will supply 170 items. If the price decreases by \$100, then th

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 Question 363807: Find the supply equation using the given information. (Let x be the number of items.) At a price of \$1600 a supplier will supply 170 items. If the price decreases by \$100, then the supplier will supply 20 fewer items. Answer by ewatrrr(10682)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!``` Hi, (150, 1500), (170,1600) m = 5 where Y = mx + b Y = 5x + b 1500 = 5*150 + b 750 = b Y = 5x + 750 would be the supply equation checking our answer 1600 = 5*170 + 750 = 850 + 750 ```