Linear Programming to Maximize Profit

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Brian runs a factory that makes Blu-ray players. Each S100 takes 6 ounces of plastic and 4 ounces of metal. Each D200 requires 3 ounces of plastic and 8 ounces of metal. The factory has 300 ounces of plastic, 608 ounces of metal available, with a maximum of 22 S100 that can be built each week. If each S100 generates $10 in profit, and each D200 generates $2, how many of each of the Blu-ray players should Brian have the factory make each week to make the most profit?

S100:

D200:

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