OPRE 6366 : PROBLEM SESSION
QUESTIONS
1. Web Mercentile Floor Space: Hillier Liberman p.95, 3.4-9.
Web Mercantile sells many household products through an on-line catalog. The company
needs substantial warehouse space for storing its goods. Plans now are

Here is a summary of the simplex method for standard linear programming problems.
Step1: Using slack variables, convert the LP problem to a system of linear equations.
Step 2: Set up the initial tableau.
Step 3: Select the pivot column.
The rule for the s

Here is a summary of the simplex method for standard linear programming problems.
Step1: Using slack variables, convert the LP problem to a system of linear equations.
Step 2: Set up the initial tableau.
Step 3: Select the pivot column.
The rule for the s

IDEO Product Development
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Q 3.
Define the problem?
Sacrifice innovation and design in order to meet the clients goal.
Time and price pressure was forcing IDEO to go with tried and true technology proposed
by Hawkins which would not be able to ind

OPERATIONS RESEARCH I
CASE STUDY SPRING 2016
INSTRUCTIONS: (Please read them carefully)
1. This case is worth 10% of the course total grade.
2. This case is to be solved in groups of a maximum of two students.
3. Students cheating solutions from each othe