# LINEAR PROGRAMMING

## The Transportation Problem and the Assignment Problem

The transportation problem The transportation problem is a classic optimization problem in the field of operations research and management science. It involves finding the most cost-effective way to transport goods from multiple suppliers to multiple consumers, taking into account supply and demand constraints, as well as transportation costs. Here are the key components and elements …

## LINEAR PROGRAMMING SOLUTION – GRAPHICAL METHOD

INTRODUCTIONThere are two methods available to find an optimal solution to a Linear Programming Problem. One is a graphical method and the other is a simplex method. The graphical method can be used only for a two-variable problem i.e. a problem that involves two decision variables. The two axes of the graph (X & Y …

## LINEAR PROGRAMMING

Linear Programming is a problem-solving approach that has been developed to help managers to make decisions. Linear Programming is a mathematical technique for determining the optimum allocation of resources and obtaining a particular objective when there are alternative uses of the resources, money, manpower, material, machines, and other facilities. THE NATURE OF LINEAR PROGRAMMING PROBLEM …