# SOLUTION: Man owns a car lot. He buys cars for \$4500 and sells them for \$10,000. If he loses \$3500 each year his cars sit on his car lot, how many years can he keep the cars before he profit

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 Click here to see ALL problems on Miscellaneous Word Problems Question 457661: Man owns a car lot. He buys cars for \$4500 and sells them for \$10,000. If he loses \$3500 each year his cars sit on his car lot, how many years can he keep the cars before he profits nothing.Answer by jorel1380(2518)   (Show Source): You can put this solution on YOUR website!10000-4500=5500 5500/3500=55/35=11/7 years on the lot before the man starts to lose money..