## Introduction to Operations Research, Volume 1-- This classic, field-defining text is the market leader in Operations Research -- and it's now updated and expanded to keep professionals a step ahead -- Features 25 new detailed, hands-on case studies added to the end of problem sections -- plus an expanded look at project planning and control with PERT/CPM -- A new, software-packed CD-ROM contains Excel files for examples in related chapters, numerous Excel templates, plus LINDO and LINGO files, along with MPL/CPLEX Software and MPL/CPLEX files, each showing worked-out examples |

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This corporation has 10

This corporation has 10

**plants**in various parts of the world . Each of these**plants**produces the same 10 products and then sells them within its region . The demand ( sales potential ) for each of these products from each**plant**is known ...Page 103

One

One

**plant**outside Detroit , MI , assembles two models from the family of midsized and luxury cars . The first model , the Family Thrillseeker , is a four - door sedan with vinyl seats , plastic interior , standard features ...Page 389

There are more products ( four ) than

There are more products ( four ) than

**plants**( three ) , so one of the**plants**will need to be assigned two products .**Plant**3 has only enough excess capacity to produce one product ( see Table 8.27 ) , so either**Plant**1 or**Plant**2 will ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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