Chapter 8 Sample Quiz - 8.1 In Cambodia, six laborers, each...

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8.1 In Cambodia, six laborers, each making the equivalent of 3.50 per day, can produce 38 units per day. In China ten laborers each making the equivalent of 2.00 per day, can produce 51 units. In Billings, Montana, two laborers, each making 63 per day can make 102 units. Based on labor cost per unit only, the most economical location to produce the item is China, with a labor cost per unit of .39 8.15 Factor Description Weight Chicago Milwaukee Madison Detroit Costs 2.00 7 7 7 7 Need for a facility 2.10 3 10 9 4 Staff availability 0.75 6 5 3 6 Local incentives 0.75 7 6 6 10 A british hospital chain wishes to make its first entry into the US. Market by building a medical facility in the Midwest a region wich its director, Doug Moodie is comfortable because he got his medical degree at Northwester University a) best city to locate is Milwaukee total score of 43.25 b)Assume a minimum unweighted score of 5 is now required for all factors. The best city for Doug to locate the hospital is Milwaukee 8.20 so a =(x,y) (5,12) City Shipping Load Map Coordinates (x) Map Coordinates (y)
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Chapter 8 Sample Quiz - 8.1 In Cambodia, six laborers, each...

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