Author David Graser, Yavapai College, Prescott, AZ (


This problem results in a standard minimization problem. Using the daily capacities at three breweries for several types of beers, students construct constraints for to ensure certain amounts of beers are produced.

  • Content Area – Finite Math
  • Time Frame – 2 to 3 weeks with mini-lectures
  • Published – December 8, 2009
  • Keywords – linear programming

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