1. Number of days needed to repair the copier when it breaks (average) Repair Time (days) 1 2 3 4 Probability 0.20 0.45 0.25 0.10 1.00 Contribution to average repair time 0.20 0.90 0.75 0.40 2.25
2. Number of weeks between breakdowns (average) Number of w
What is the relationship between decision variables and the objective function?
Decision variables are values that a decision maker can change while objective function is a mathematical expression that shows the linear relationship between the decision va
Running head: STATELINE SHIPPING AND TRANSPORT COMPANY
"Stateline Shipping and Transport Company" Strayer University
Quantitative Methods MAT 540 Dr Alexander Thomas December 10, 2011
1) In Excel, or other suitable program, develop a model for shipping th
What does the shadow price reflect in a maximization problem? Please explain The shadow price can also be referred to as dual values or marginal values. The shadow price is Defined in the text as the amount the organization would be willing to pay for one
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Management Science MAT 540: Quantitative Method
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Scientific approach to solving management problems. Can
Objective To study the marketing strategy and gain an insight on Samsung Mobile India Samsung Group The Samsung Group is South Korea's largest company or chaebol and the world's second largest conglomerate by revenue, leading several industries in the wor
Choose One Of The Forecasting Methods And Explain The Rationale Behind Using It In Real Life. What Is The Difference Between a Causal Model And a Time- Series Model? Choose one of the forecasting methods and explain the rationale behind using it in real l
1) The model for the transportation problem consists of 18 decision variables, representing the number of barrels of wastes transported from each of the 6 plants to each of the 3 waste disposal sites:
xij = Number of Barrels transported per week from plan
1) The model for the transportation problem consists of 18 decision variables, representing the number of barrels of wastes transported from each of the 6 plants to each of the 3 waste disposal sites: = Number of Barrels transported per week from plant `i
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maximization LP model
A mathematical optimization model consists of an objective function and a set of constraints in the form of a system of equations or inequalities. Optimization models are used extensively in almost all areas of decision-making, such
Explain how the applications of Integer programming differ from those of linear programming. Integer programming problems can be classified as 1) pure integer programming problem in which all variables are required to be integer 2) mixedinteger programs (
Why do we use pseudorandom numbers in simulations?
Generation of random numbers is not a simple process. In order for a number to be truly random it must be uniformly distributed (each random number in the interval of random numbers has equal chance of be
Decision Trees are excellent tools for helping you to choose between several courses of action. They provide a highly effective structure within which you can lay out options and investigate the possible outcomes of choosing those options. And also a deci
Can we apply transshipment models to inventory applications? Why or why not? Transshipment models can be applied to inventory applications because like transshipment models inventory applications deal transporting goods to different destinations. Items ar
Stateline Shipping and Transport Company Estimate Shipping Cost ($ per barrel) PLANT Kingsport Danville Macon Selma Columbus Allentown WASTE DISPOSAL SITE Whitewater Los Canos Duras PLANT Kingsport Danville Macon Selma Columbus Allentown WASTE RECEIVED Ki
Running head: JULIA'S FOOD BOOTH
Julia's Food Booth Strayer University
Quantitative Methods MAT 540 Dr Alexander Thomas November 19, 2011
A. Formulate a linear programming model for Julia that will help you to advise her if she should lease the booth. For