management help 1 Also need answer asap please

Jan 18th, 2015
Price: $20 USD

Question description

Embassy motorcycles manufacturers two lightweight motorcycles designed for easy handling and safety. The EZ rider model has a new engine and a low profile that make it easy to balance.. The lady sport model is slightly larger, uses a more traditional engine, and is specifically designed to appeal to women riders .embassy produce the engine for both models at its Des Moines, Iowa, plant. Each EZ rider engine requires 6 hours of manufacturing time and each lady sport engine requires 3 hours of manufacturing time. The Des Moines plant has 2100 hours of engine manufacturing time available for the next production period. Embassy's motorcycle frame supplier can supply as many EZ rider frames as needed. However the lady sport frame is more complex and the supplier can only provide up to 280 lady sport frames for the next production period 

Final assembly and testing requires 2 hours for each EZ rider model and 2.5 hours for each lady sport model. A maximum of 1000 hours of assembly and testing and testing time are available for the next production period . The company's accounting department projects a profit contribution of 2400 for each EZ rider produced and 1800 for each lady sport produce.

1- Formulate a linear programming model that can be used to determine the number of units of each model that should be produce in order to maximize the total contribution to profit.

2- Solve the problem graphically. What is the optimal solution

3-which constraints are binding.

Tutor Answer

(Top Tutor) madhavant
School: UIUC

Studypool has helped 1,244,100 students

Review from student
" Outstanding Job!!!! "
Ask your homework questions. Receive quality answers!

Type your question here (or upload an image)

1827 tutors are online

Brown University

1271 Tutors

California Institute of Technology

2131 Tutors

Carnegie Mellon University

982 Tutors

Columbia University

1256 Tutors

Dartmouth University

2113 Tutors

Emory University

2279 Tutors

Harvard University

599 Tutors

Massachusetts Institute of Technology

2319 Tutors

New York University

1645 Tutors

Notre Dam University

1911 Tutors

Oklahoma University

2122 Tutors

Pennsylvania State University

932 Tutors

Princeton University

1211 Tutors

Stanford University

983 Tutors

University of California

1282 Tutors

Oxford University

123 Tutors

Yale University

2325 Tutors