# The Marriott Tub Company manufactures two lines of bathtubs, called model A and model B. Every tub

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The Marriott Tub Company manufactures two lines of bathtubs, called model A and model B. Every tub requires a certain amount of steel and zinc; the company has available a total of 25,000 pounds of steel and 6,000 pounds of zinc. Each model A bathtub requires a total of 125 pounds of steel and 20 pounds of zinc, and each yields a profit of $90. Each model B bathtub can be sold for a profit of $70; it in turn requires 100 pounds of steel and 30 pounds of zinc. Find the best production mix of the bathtubs.

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## Quantitative Analysis For Management

**ISBN:** 162

11th Edition

**Authors:** Barry Render, Ralph M. Stair, Michael E. Hanna