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Linear Programming : Maximizing Profit

I am doing a linear programming model and need to graph on a grid line and I have the constraints, but do not know how to do the alegra part:

Contraints:
45c + 30b= 180
3c + 8b = 20
(c, b < or equal to 0)

Max profit = 10c + 6b

I can not solve for the variables c and b. The answers are in the back of the book (4,0) but I don't know how to do it.

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I believe your condition is wrong due to your answer (4,0).
The constraints should be:
45c + 30b <= 180
3c + 8b <=20
b >=0
c >=0
So we need to find the feasible region.
Solve the ...

Solution Summary

An LP problem is solved.

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