2. A company that handles hazardous waste wants to minimize the shipping cost for

Question: 2. A company that handles hazardous waste wants to minimize the shipping cost for shipments to a disposal center from five receiving stations it operates. Given the locations of the receiving stations and the volumes to be shipped daily, determine the location of the disposal center. Location of Processing Station Volume, Tons per day (x,y) 9,4 50 4,1 4,7
Show transcribed image text 100% (1 rating)Solution The x co ordinate of the location which minimises the transp…View the full answerTranscribed image text: 2. A company that handles hazardous waste wants to minimize the shipping cost for shipments to a disposal center from five receiving stations it operates. Given the locations of the receiving stations and the volumes to be shipped daily, determine the location of the disposal center. Location of Processing Station Volume, Tons per day (x,y) 9,4 50 4,1 4,7 2,6 8,7 8 50 60 80