This question has been flagged
6 Replies
253 Views

What does a negative coefficient in the objective function mean, when solving linear programming problems using the simplex method?

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

A negative coefficient in the objective function indicates that increasing the value of that variable would improve the objective value.

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

The value need to increase in order to decrease the OFV(Objective Function Value) 

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

It's objective function value 

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

Objective function value

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

A negative coefficient in the objective function indicates that increasing the value of the corresponding variable would improve the objective.

Avatar
Discard
Best Answer

Objective funtion value 


Avatar
Discard