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Item X is a standard item stocked in a company's inventory of component parts. Each year, the firm, on a random basis, uses about 2,0002,000 of item X, which costs $25\$ 25 each. Storage costs, which include insurance and cost of capital, amount to $5\$ 5 per unit of average inventory. Every time an order is placed for more of item XX, it costs $10\$ 10.

a. Whenever item X is ordered, what should the order size be?

b. What is the annual cost for ordering item X?

c. What is the annual cost for storing item X ?

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