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A firm is currently hiring 4 workers, and the marginal product of the 4th worker is 12. The firm also hires 6 units of capital, and the marginal product of the 6th unit is 10. The wages of workers are \$6, and the price of capital is \$5.

In order to minimize costs while producing the same output, this firm should


hire more workers and fewer units of capital.


hire fewer workers and more units of capital.


hire more workers and more capital.


hire fewer workers and less capital.


make no changes to the number of workers or capital hired.

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