BUS 252 Fall 2015
TEST #3 – Version 2
Vollmer Manufacturing Company makes three components for sale to
The components are processed on two machines: a shaper
and a grinder.
The times (in minutes) required on each machine are as follows:
The shaper is available for 120 hours (i.e., 7200 minutes), and the grinder is
available for 110 hours (i.e., 6600 minutes),
No more than 200 units of component 3
can be sold, but up to 1000 units of each of components 1 and 2 can be sold.
the company already has orders for 600 units of component 1 that must be satisfied.
The profit contributions for components 1, 2, and 3 are $8, $6, and $9, respectively.
Let the variables be as follows:
C1 = number of units of Component 1 manufactured
C2 = number of units of Component 2 manufactured
C3 = number of units of Component 3 manufactured
for the linear programming problem whereby
the management of Vollmer Manufacturing Company maximizes profit, subject to