Date of Award


Document Type


Degree Name

Master of Science

Degree Discipline



Linear Programming is a recent empiral tool made available to the market world. It has already found many important applications and offers exciting opportunities in the future. It can serve as an important management aid to marketing firms.

Since linear programming is a fairly new concept in the solution of certain types of problems, a thorough understanding about these properties must be comprehended by the teacher of high school algebra.

The primary objective of this paper is to show that given a linear function f defined over a polygonal convex set, its maximum and minimum will occur at the corner points.

Committee Chair/Advisor

E. E. Thornton


Prairie View A&M College


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Date of Digitization


Contributing Institution

John B Coleman Library

City of Publication

Prairie View




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