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A riding lawn mowers and tractors company. The Businesses expected quarterly demand is given below in the

chart. The Business will have 300 mowers in inventory at the beginning of the month and desires to maintain at least that number at the end of each month. Below is other data:

 

Production cost per unit = $325

Inventory Carrying cost per quarter per unit = $50 (based on ending inventory)

Hiring Cost per worker = $350

Firing cost per worker = $700

Beginning # of workers = 40

Each worker can produce 150 units per quarter


Finish the tables and calculate the cost of the two plans


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