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Linear Programing for The Savannah Manufacturing Company

The Savannah Manufacturing Company produces two types of kayaks on two assembly lines. Assembly line 1 has 100 available hours, and assembly line 2 has 42 available hours. Each kayak requires 10 hours of processing time on line 1, while on line 2 kayak A requires 7 hours and kayak B 3 hours. The profit for kayak A is $600 and the profit for kayak B is $400.

a. Solve this model by using QM.
b. What is the maximum profit for Savannah Manufacturing Company, given these constraints?
c. Is there any slack in the model? If so what?
d. How sensitive is the model?

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A neat and step-wise solution is provided in attached .lin and .doc files.