1. Your company makes two sizes of globes, large and small. Sales of large globes generate $100.00 profit while small globes generate $50.00 profit. Large globes require 5 hours of kiln time, while small globes require only 1 hour. Management gets a bonus if they sell a lot of the large size globes, and, to increase market share, they specify at least 5 large globes will be fabricated per week. Your company works 1 shift, 40 hours per week, 40 hours for the kiln and 40 hours for the spray paint equipment. Plot the constraints. Show the feasible region. What is the best mix of large and small globes to make the most profit?
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