Learning Objectives

After studying this module, you should be able to:

A.1: Identify the critical features of linear programming (LP) and explain why it is critical for business operations success.

A.2: Solve LP problems with both maximization and minimization objectives using graphical methods and Excel Solver.

A.3: Perform sensitivity analysis on solutions to LP problems.

A.4: Apply LP to other problems, including product mixture, blending, and personnel scheduling situations.