Average Product of Labor and Diminishing Returns

Calculate the average
Number Of Workers Output
0 0
1 50
2 110
3 300
4 450
5 590
6 665
7 700
8 725
9 710
10 705

The table above shows the weekly relationship between output and number of workers for a factory with a fixed size of plant. Calculate the marginal product of labor. Calculate the average product of labor. At what point does diminishing returns set in?
Use Excel to graph the Marginal and Average Product Curves and comment on the relationship between the two curves.
Discuss the problems encountered (if any), when graphing the curves in Excel.

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