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3. a calculate the price of pitrun gravel delivered to the...

# Question: a calculate the price of pitrun gravel delivered to the...

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A. Calculate the price of pit-run gravel delivered to the site per cubic yard (bank measure) based on the following data: The pit is located 10 miles from the site. Trucks cost $43.75 per hour including fuel and maintenance; they have 12 cubic yards (loose material) capacity and travel at an average speed of 30 miles per hour. The swell factor for this material is 15%. Trucks take 5 minutes to unload at the site. The loader costs$82.50 per hour and loads material at the pit at the rate of 40 cubic yards per hour. The truck driver’s wage is $45.00 per hour, and the equipment operator’s wage is$54.00 per hour.