Tutorial 9 - Linear Programming (Solver) Student

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Unformatted text preview: unds of feed per day are the most that any horse needs to function properly. Formulate this problem and solve for the optimal daily mix of the three feeds. A. Formulate this problem as an LP model. Solution: Step1: Define the decision variables Let A be the number of ____________________________ per horse each day G be the number of ____________________________ per horse each day M be the number of ____________________________ per horse each day Step2: Define the objective function Minimize cost, Z = ________________________________________________________ Step3: Define the constraints Subject to: 1. Minimum daily requirement on ingredients _____________________________________ ≥ _________ (Ingredient A) _____________________________________ ≥ _________ (Ingredient B) _____________________________________ ≥ _________ (Ingredient C) _____________________________________ ≥ _________ (Ingredient D) _____________________________________ ≥ _________ (Ingredient E) 2. Maximum feed per day ___________________________________...
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