# Question: Sunshine Tours is a travel agency specializing in cruises between

Sunshine Tours is a travel agency specializing in cruises between Miami and Jamaica. It books passengers on Carib Cruises. Sunshine’s fixed costs are \$22,000 per month. Carib charges passengers \$1,000 per round trip ticket.
REQUIRED
Calculate the number of tickets Sunshine must sell each month to (a) break even and (b) make a target operating income of \$10,000 per month in each of the following independent cases.
1. Sunshine’s variable costs are \$35 per ticket and Carib Cruises pays Sunshine 8% commission on the ticket price.
2. Sunshine’s variable costs are \$29 per ticket. Carib Cruises pays Sunshine 8% commission on the ticket price.
3. Sunshine’s variable costs are \$29 per ticket. It receives a \$48 commission per ticket from
Carib Cruises. Comment on the results.
4. Sunshine’s variable costs are \$29 per ticket. It receives a \$48 commission per ticket from Carib Cruises. It charges customers a delivery fee of \$5 per ticket. Comment on the results.

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