3 edition of **Linear programming and applications** found in the catalog.

Linear programming and applications

Will McLewin

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Published
**1980** by Input-Output in London .

Written in English

**Edition Notes**

Series | Input-Output monograph series -- no.4 |

The Physical Object | |
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Pagination | xiv, 216p. |

Number of Pages | 216 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL20202586M |

ISBN 10 | 0904870138 |

Linear what?! When you hear the words linear programming problems, your mind may just go blank. And yes, the name itself is a mouthful, but actually, linear programming is just really neat method of using math to find out how to best do something, like how much stuff to buy or make. Solving Linear Programming Problems. Now, we have all the steps that we need for solving linear programming problems, which are: Step 1: Interpret the given situations or constraints into inequalities. Step 2: Plot the inequalities graphically and identify the feasible region. Step 3: Determine the gradient for the line representing the solution (the linear objective function). Linear Programming and Extensions provides an extraordinary account of the subsequent development of his subject, including research in mathematical theory, computation, economic analysis, and applications to industrial problems. Dantzig first achieved success as a statistics graduate student at the University of California, Berkeley.

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