# linear programming

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**nmh** on
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A company is planning to purchase and store two items, gadgets and widgets. Each gadget costs $2.00 and occupies 2 square meters of floor space; each widget costs $3.00 and occupies 1 square meter of floor space. $1,200 is available for purchasing these items and 800 square meters of floor space is available to store them. Each gadget contributes $3.00 to profit and each widget contributes $2.00 to profit.

Identify all constraints.

Identify all applicable corner points of the feasibility region.

What combination of gadgets and widgets produces maximum profit?