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    Graphically analyze the following problem:

    Maximize profit = $4X + $6Y

    Subject to:
    X + 2Y (less than or equal to) 8 hours
    6X + 4Y (less than or equal to) 24 hours

    (a) What is the optimal solution?
    (b) If the first constraint is altered to X + 3Y (less than or equal to) 9, does the feasible region or optimal solution change?

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