word problem
It's a linear programming word problem. For a given week, Greg's Coffee House has available 1728 ounces of A grade coffee and 1760 ounces of B grade coffee. These are blended into 1-pound...
It's a linear programming word problem. For a given week, Greg's Coffee House has available 1728 ounces of A grade coffee and 1760 ounces of B grade coffee. These are blended into 1-pound...
Peanuts-R-Us Corp. operates two large silos in different locations to buy and store peanuts. The peanuts are supplied to the firm's packaging plant and its brittle factory, as well as exported. The...
A local farmer has a barn that can hold 20,000 bales of hay. In January, there are 6,000 bales in storage. Each month, hay can be bought or sold at the prices shown below. January: Selling...
A produce grower is purchasing fertilizer containing three nutrients: A, B, and C. The minimum weekly requirements are 70 units of A, 120 of B, and 210 of C. There are two popular blends of fertilizer...
A manufacturer produces two types of grills: Old Smokey and Blaze Away. During production, the grills require the use of two machines, A and B. The number of hours needed on both machines are indicated...
Minimize the function Z = x + y, Subject to: x + 3y less than/equal to 15 3x + 2y less than/equal to 17 x – 5y greater than/equal to 0 x, y less than/equal to 0
A grocery store has four check-out counters. The average service rate for each check-out counter is 22 customers per hour. The average arrival rate is 82 customers per hour. Assuming it is a multiple-server...
An undergraduate is determining her course schedule for the fall semester. She is considering five courses, which are shown in the following table. Also included are the number of hours she expects...
School only service for $6 per day. Fire codes permit only 50 people in the building at one time. State law dictates that a child care worker can be responsible for a maximum of 3 preschool children...
If the profit on a unit of notebook paper is $500 and the profit on a unit of newsprint is $350, how much of each should the plant produce?
An undergraduate is determining her course schedule for the fall semester. She is considering five courses, which are shown in the following table. Also included are the number of hours she expects...
A farmer owns 500 acres of farmland in North Carolina on which he grows wheat, corn and tobacco. Each acre of wheat costs $100, each acre of corn costs $125 and each acre of tobacco costs $200 to...
A farmer owns 500 acres of farmland in North Carolina on which he grows wheat, corn and tobacco. Each acre of wheat costs $100, each acre of corn costs $125 and each acre of tobacco costs $200 to...
Problem D (30 points) Wildcat Paper Mills, Inc., has two paper plants, one in Cincinnati and one in Syracuse. Warehouse facilities are located in Albany and Erie. Distributors are located...
The Charm City Company has three plants to produce HDTVs. These plants ship HDTVs to four markets. The following table summarizes the shipping costs (in dollars) from a plant to a market, the weekly...
An advertising campaign for a new product will be conducted in Baltimore area and can use TV, radio, magazines, and internet advertisements. Information about each medium is shown below. Medium...
The Charm City Engineering Company is considering four projects for the next year. The projects, the initial cost, the number of engineers and the number of support personnel required for each project,...
A television network is attempting to decide during the summer which of the following three football games to televise on the Saturday following Thanksgiving Day: Alabama versus Auburn, Georgia versus...
A brokerage firm has just been instructed by one of its clients to invest $350,000 of her money. The analysts at the brokerage firm are considering the following options for investment: ...
Maximize 40X + 50Y + 80Z Total Profit Subject to X + Y + Z > 1000 Total quantity required X + 3 Y + 2 Z ≤ 3000 Resource 1 2X + Y + 2Z ≤ 2500 Resource...