University of Illinois Extension

Sunshine Motel

vacancyMemorial Day Weekend is a huge weekend for the Sunshine Motel. It has 25 rooms that are booked 9 months ahead for that weekend. The rate is $125 per room.

Tragedy struck! The river is flooded and no one can get on the river. Now 60 percent of the reservations have been canceled. How many dollars has the Sunshine Motel business lost for the two night stay?

Are you ready for the answer?