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A baker makes two types of bread loaves: "cottage" and "farmhouse".
be the number of cottage loaves and
be the number farmhouse loaves to be made each day.
Each cottage loaf requires
500 grams of flour
50 grams of butter
Each farmhouse loaf requires
300 grams of flour
150 grams of butter
The baker has
4.5 kg of flour
1.5 kg of butter
available each day.
The baker has time to bake at most 12 loaves.
The baker makes a profit of 30p on each cottage loaf and 60p on each farmhouse loaf sold.
How many of each type should be made each day to maximise potential profit?
Enter two points for each constraint line to generate a plot in the window below.
You should choose points which clearly show the region formed by the constraints.
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Starting with the corner point nearest the origin,
, enter the corner points in clockwise order:
Give your answers rounded to 2 decinmal places.
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Feasible Region Corner Points
Corner Point 1
Corner Point 2
Corner Point 3
Corner Point 4
Corner Point 5
The objective function is maximised at corner point number: