# The following table gives the number of pints of type A blood used at

Question: The following table gives the number of pints of type A blood used at Damascus Hospital in the past 6 weeks: Week Of August 31 September 7 Pints Used 360 389 September 14 408 September 21 378 September 28 368 October 5 374 a) The forecasted demand for the week of October 12 using a 3-week moving average 373.33 pints (round your response to two decimalShow transcribed image text 100% (1 rating)SOLUTION FORMULAS USED Demand forecasting is indeed the techniqu…View the full answerTranscribed image text: The following table gives the number of pints of type A blood used at Damascus Hospital in the past 6 weeks: Week Of August 31 September 7 Pints Used 360 389 September 14 408 September 21 378 September 28 368 October 5 374 a) The forecasted demand for the week of October 12 using a 3-week moving average 373.33 pints (round your response to two decimal places) b) Using a 3-week weighted moving average, with weights of 0.15, 0.25, and 0.60, using 0.60 for the most recent week, the forecasted demand for the week of October 12= 373.10 pints (round your response to two decimal places and remember to use the weights in appropriate order the largest weight applies to most recent period and smallest weight applies to oldest period.) c) If the forecasted demand for the week of August 31 is 360 and a week of October 12 (round your responses to two decimal places) 0.30, using exponential smoothing, develop the forecast for each of the weeks with the known demand and the forecast for the Week Of Pints Used Forecast for this Date 360 360 August 31 September 7 389 360.00 September 14 408 368.70 September 21 378