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Assume that Bridget’s Brownies is the only bakery in an entire region, making it a monopoly.

Which of the following statements would accurately explain her pursuit of maximum profits?


Bridget will maximize profit by producing at that point on the demand curve where elasticity is zero.


Bridget will maximize profits by producing that output at which the difference between price and average total cost is the greatest.


By producing at the profit-maximizing output level, Bridget will under-allocate resources to the production of her product


Bridget will maximize profits by producing at the point where marginal revenue is zero


Bridget will earn only normal profits in the long run

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