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10-21-2004, 09:49 AM

For a certain farm, soybean production increased by 25 percent from year X to year Y, and the selling price of soybeans decreased by 25 percent from year X to year Y. If the entire soybean production was sold each year, approximately what was the percent change in the revenues from the sale of the soybeans from year X to year Y?

a 56% decrease

b 6% decrease

c no change

d 6% increase

e 56% increase

a 56% decrease

b 6% decrease

c no change

d 6% increase

e 56% increase