# Question: shawns bakery wants to understand how to measure productivity starting...

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Shawn's Bakery wants to understand how to measure productivity, starting with the production of brownies. The bakers work for 40 hours per week, and are paid $12 per hour. Accountants have assessed overhead to be 1.5 times labor cost (on a weekly basis). The cost of materials for brownies is $5 per pound. Help Shawn to analyze her business by calculating multifactor
productivity for these four weeks. |

Week | Output (units) | Workers | Material (lbs) |

1 | 29,000 | 6 | 400 |

2 | 34,000 | 7 | 460 |

3 | 31,000 | 8 | 540 |

4 | 36,000 | 9 | 510 |

Week |
MFP (Output / Total Cost) |

1 | |

2 | |

3 | |

4 |