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Unformatted text preview: for $85. Alternatively, it can buy electric and gas trimmers from another source for $67 and $95, respectively. How many gas and electric trimmers should Weedwacker make and how many should it buy from its competitor to fulfill its contract in the least costly manner? A. formulate an LP model for this problem. B. What is the optimal solution? Hours Required Per Trimmer Electric Gas Hrs Available Hrs Used Production 0.2 0.4 10000 10000 Assembly 0.3 0.5 15000 14000 Packaging 0.1 0.1 5000 4000 Cost 55 85 2500000 Actual 30000 10000 Buy 67 95 475000 Actual 5000 Total 30000 15000 2975000 Needed 30000 15000 s h e e t an electric nal discount mers. ments: the hours of part, for both...
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- Fall '08
- Internal combustion engine, String trimmer, Trimmer Electric Gas, Gas Hrs Available, Electric Gas Hrs