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    1. Define the decision variables and determine the objective function for the following problem.

    Consider the following transportation problem:

    To (cost)

    From 1 2 3 Supply

    _____________________________________________

    A $ 6 $9 $M 130

    B 12 3 5 70

    C 4 8 11 100

    Demand 80 110 60

    _____________________________________________

    Where M indicates a very large number. The objective is to minimize total cost.

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    1. Define the decision variables and determine the objective function for the following problem.

    Consider the following transportation problem:

    To (cost)

    From 1 2 3 Supply

    _____________________________________________

    A $ 6 $9 $M 130

    B 12 3 ...

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