# Consider the following problem. Maximize Z = 8x1 + 4x2 + 6x3 + 3x4 + 9x5, Subject to And x1

## Question:

Maximize Z = 8x1 + 4x2 + 6x3 + 3x4 + 9x5,

Subject to

And x1 ‰¥ 0, j = 1,.,5.

You are given the facts that the basic variables in the optimal solution are x_{3}, x_{1}, and x_{5} and that

(a) Use the given information to identify the optimal solution.

(b) Use the given information to identify the shadow prices for the three resources.

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## Introduction to Operations Research

**ISBN:** 978-1259162985

10th edition

**Authors:** Frederick S. Hillier, Gerald J. Lieberman

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