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    . If they produced 650 pounds of poultry then they would only be able to produce 550 pounds of corn. It would be the same if they tried to produce more corn they would produce less poultry. 3. What is the opportunity cost of increasing the annual output of corn from 800 to 1000 pounds...
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    . Atanagio produce 650 pounds of poultry and 650 pounds of corn? Explain. Where would this point lie relative to the production possibility frontier? 3. What is the opportunity cost of increasing the annual output of corn from 800 to 1000 pounds? 4. What is the opportunity cost of increasing...
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