The following function represents the production cost f(x), in dollars, for x number of units produced by company 1:

f(x) = 0.25x2 − 8x + 600

The following table represents the production cost g(x), in dollars, for x number of units produced by company 2:

x g(x)

6 862.2

8 856.8

10 855

12 856.8

14 862.2

Based on the given information, determine which company has a lower minimum and find the minimum value.

g(x) at (10, 855)

f(x) at (16, 536)

g(x) at (16, 536)

f(x) at (10, 855)

f(x) = 0.25x2 − 8x + 600

The following table represents the production cost g(x), in dollars, for x number of units produced by company 2:

x g(x)

6 862.2

8 856.8

10 855

12 856.8

14 862.2

Based on the given information, determine which company has a lower minimum and find the minimum value.

g(x) at (10, 855)

f(x) at (16, 536)

g(x) at (16, 536)

f(x) at (10, 855)