- When you want to analyze a problem in Solver,…you need to arrange your worksheet in a way…that let's you enter the parameters efficiently.…In this movie, I will walk through the steps…for setting up this linear mixture problem.…My sample file is called LinearMixture_Start…and it's an Excel workbook that you can find…in the Chapter 2 folder of your Exercise Files collection.…This is a very basic worksheet.…All I've done is type in cell 2, the name of the problem.…
Now remember that our goal is to combine five mixtures…with varying amounts of four substances…to reach target concentrations in the final mix.…That means that I need to have information…about the mixtures.…So I'll start out by defining the mixes available.…And I'll put those in B4 through F4.…So I'll type Mix1, with no space, and the press Tab.…And then I'll click on cell B4 and drag the fill handle,…which is at the bottom right corner of cell B4…when it's selected you can see that there is a green square,…and if I move my mouse pointer over that,…
- Identify where the Solver add-in appears after being installed.
- List the steps to populate a cell with whole dollar amounts.
- Identify the style used to format numbers with a thousands separator.
- Name the error you will receive if you try to solve a nonlinear problem with the simplex LP method.
- Recall the length of the season and the number of games per week in the sports scheduling problem.
- List what the Scenario Manager allows you to do.
Skill Level Intermediate
Cleaning Up Your Excel 2013 Datawith Dennis Taylor1h 59m Intermediate
1. Working with Solver
2. Solving a Linear Mixture Problem
3. Solving a Nonlinear Mixture Problem
4. Solving a Transportation Problem
5. Solving a Resource Scheduling Optimization Problem
6. Solving a Sports Scheduling Problem
7. Analyzing Your Solver Results
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