# Solution: Compute for the number of blocks of ice to sell per month to breakeven

Compute for the number of blocks that an ice plant must be able to sell per month to break even based on the following data:

#### Problem Statement: ME Board October 1990

Compute for the number of blocks that an ice plant must be able to sell per month to breakeven based on the following data:

Cost of electricity per block – P20.00

Tax to be paid per block – P2.00

Real estate Tax – P3,500.00 per month

Salaries and Wages – P25,000.00 per month

Others – P12,000.00 per month

Selling price of ice – P55.00 per block

• A. 1228
• B. 1285
• C. 1373
• D. 1312

The number of blocks of ice to sell per month to breakeven is 1228 blocks of ice.

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