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In order to maximize total profit the manufacturer should mix zero pounds of component one, 500 pounds of component two, and 39,500 pounds of component three to make their first final blend. For their second final blend they should mix 22,500 pounds of component one, 22,500 pounds of component two, and 15,000 pounds of component three. For their third final blend they should mix 82,500 pounds of component one, 32,000 of component two, and 45,500 pounds of component three. For their fourth final blend they should mix 45,000 pounds of component one, 5,000 pounds of component
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Unformatted text preview: two, and zero pounds of component three. This will maximize profits to $312,000. The maximum number of pounds is used for each component. Final blends one, two, and four will be produced at their minimum production levels of 40,000 pounds, 60,000 pounds, and 50,000 pounds respectively. Final blend three will have the highest production level of 160,000 pounds, which exceeds its minimum production level by 130,000 pounds. The required component proportions for each blend have been satisfied....
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