lp-1207959967101045-9 - Anexample Suppose a candy...

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An example Suppose a candy manufacturer produces chocolate covered peanuts called Choconuts , and chocolate and caramel covered peanuts called Carmonuts . Choconuts require 3 pounds of chocolate and 1.5 pounds of peanuts to manufacture a case and sell for $9.00 per case . Carmonuts require 2 pounds of chocolate and 3 pounds of peanuts to manufacture a case and sell for $12.00 per case . There are 300 pounds of chocolate and 250 pounds of peanuts available in the current shipment How many cases of each should the company produce to maximize their profit?
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An example First, let’s define our variables: X = number of cases of Choconuts to produce Y = number of cases of Carmonuts to produceSuppose a candy
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The Choconuts require 3 pounds of chocolate and the Carmonuts require 2 pounds of chocolate and we only have 300 pounds of chocolate . So, the inequality that represents 3 X + 2 Y <= 300 The Choconuts require 1.5 pounds of peanuts and the
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This note was uploaded on 05/07/2011 for the course INDUSTRIAL IE 208 taught by Professor Serolbulkan during the Fall '11 term at Marmara Üniversitesi.

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