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Objective function, Constraints, Optimisation problem
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A firm manufactures 3 products A, B and C. The profits are Rs 3, Rs 2 and Rs 4 respectively. The firm has 2 machines and below is the required processing time in minutes for each machine on each product :
Machine | Products | ||
A | B | C | |
M_{1} M_{2} |
4 | 3 | 5 |
2 | 2 | 4 |
Machines M_{1} and M_{2}_{ }have 2000 and 2500 machine minutes respectively. The firm must manufacture 100 A's, 200 B's and 50 C's but not more than 150 A's. Set up a LPP to maximize the profit.
A small manufacturing firm produces two types of gadgets A and B, which are first processed in the foundry, then sent to the machine shop for finishing. The number of man-hours of labour required in each shop for the production of each unit of A and B, and the number of man-hours the firm has available per week are as follows:
Gadget | Foundry | Machine-shop |
A | 10 | 5 |
B | 6 | 4 |
Firm's capacity per week | 1000 | 600 |
The profit on the sale of A is Rs 30 per unit as compared with Rs 20 per unit of B. The problem is to determine the weekly production of gadgets A and B, so that the total profit is maximized. Formulate this problem as a LPP.