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Unformatted text preview: 2. Southern General Hospital (See text, page 197) The hospital board has approved a minor expansion of not more than 10 beds, at a maximum cost of $210,000. Beds are needed in the maternity ward and the cardiac ward. The board has insisted that at least 2 of the new beds be placed in the maternity ward. The following table shows the profit and constraint coefficients. Type of bed Profit contribution ($ per day) Cost ($ per new bed) Maternity $20 $20,000 Cardiac $25 $24,600 a) Determine how many beds should be added in each ward using linear programming b) Add additional constraints to ensure that the number of beds added in each ward is an integer value....
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This note was uploaded on 11/04/2011 for the course ITIS ITIS 1P97 taught by Professor Dr.susansproule during the Fall '11 term at Brock University, Canada.
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