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Solving Linear Programs in a Spreadsheet

Lecture no. 11 from the course: Mathematical Decision Making: Predictive Models and Optimization

Solving Linear Programs in a Spreadsheet

Taught by Professor Scott P. Stevens | 31 min | Categories: The Great Courses Plus Online Mathematics Courses

Learn how to solve a linear program using the famous simplex algorithm, developed by George Dantzig. Follow this easy, step-by-step approach that will allow you to use a spreadsheet, such as Calc or Excel, to find the optimal solution to virtually any linear program that has one. Watch how fast you get results!


September 22, 2017