Question: Breit located in San Antonio Texas produces two lines of

Breit, located in San Antonio, Texas, produces two lines of electric toothbrushes: deluxe and standard. Because Breit can sell all the toothbrushes it can produce, the owners are expanding the plant. They are deciding which product line to ­emphasize. To make this decision, they assemble the following data:

After expansion, the factory will have a production capacity of 4,300 machine hours per month. The plant can manufacture either 65 standard electric tooth-brushes or 27 deluxe electric toothbrushes per machine hour.

1. Identify the constraining factor for Breit.
2. Prepare an analysis to show which product line the company shouldemphasize.
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