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anonymous
 5 years ago
Find the coordinates of the ordered pair where the minimum value occurs for the equation l = 0.5x – 0.3y, given these constraints:
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http://ce.byu.edu/web/hs/ALG055101/Lesson3/Speedback/3.speedbackProblem21Table.jpg
anonymous
 5 years ago
Find the coordinates of the ordered pair where the minimum value occurs for the equation l = 0.5x – 0.3y, given these constraints: on this website.... http://ce.byu.edu/web/hs/ALG055101/Lesson3/Speedback/3.speedbackProblem21Table.jpg

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anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0Im guessing thats an L not a 1 where l=.5x.3y anyway the best thing to do is to graph our constraints by this i mean take each one and solve for y so it is y=mx+b form then plot the line on a graph starting at yintercept then using slope(rise/run) to get second point. Next shade in the area bounded by the 3 lines based on the > or < of the constraints. You should get something like a triangle with vertices where the lines intercept. Next evaluate each of the three endpoints of the triangle. they should be (3,1), (0,4), (6,8) plug in the x and yvalues of each ordered pair into the L=.5x.3y function whichever point yields the smallest value is your minimum. Hope this helps
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