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Q: Precision Pipes Pvt. Ltd. manufactures two types of pipes- P1 & P2. Profit from P1 pipes is Rs. 60 per meter and from P2 pipes is Rs. 40 per meter. For making one meter of P1 pipes, 0.3kg molten plastic is required and for making one meter of P2 pipes, 0.2 kg of molten plastic is required. For making one meter of P1 pipes, 40 ml of chemical is required and for making one meter of P2 pipes, 50 ml of chemical is required. Maximum molten plastic that they can source per month is 25000 kg and maximum chemical they can source per month is 4000 liters. Like any other company, this company also wants to maximize its profits.
a. What are the decision variables in the linear programming situation? Write the equation of objective function which has to be maximized? (5 Marks) b. Write all the constraints that will be applied to solve this problem using linear programming
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