A barge owned by ” Ernest Transport Co” travels between England & France, and can carry up to 24 cars or up to 8 buses. Each bus takes up the space of 3 cars.
The owner Matthew needs you to determine the most profitable combination of cars and buses, which can be carried on a particular trip. The following conditions apply:
a) On any trip at least 8 cars are to be carried; and
b) More than 3 buses are to be carried
c) Matthew requires a maximum income. He is being paid $300 per bus & $50 per car.
1) Translate this situation into a set of mathemathical relationships.
Draw graphs of the relationships.
Find region of overlap.