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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) Determine the maximum and minimum values of the function: 12x5 -45x4 +40x3 +5 [8]

(b) A d.c. generator has internal resistance of R ohms and develops an open circuit voltage of ‘V’ volts. Find the value of load resistance ‘r’ for which the power developed by the generator will be maximum. [8] 2. Find the optimum solution of the following constrained multivariable problem: [16] Maximise Z = 9 − x1 − 6x2 − 4x3 + 2x2 + 2x2 + x2 + 2x1 x2 + 2x1 x3 1 2 3 subject to x1 + x2 + 2x3 = 3 3. (a) State and explain the standard form of LPP. (b) Explain the significance of slack, surplus and artificial variables of LPP. 4. By simplex method maximize Z = 2x1 + 2x2 subject to x1 + 2x2 ≤ 10 x1 + x2 ≤ 6 x1 − x2 ≤ 2 x1 − 2x2 ≤ 1 x1 , x2 ≥ 0 [8] [8]

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5. (a) If all the sources are emptied and all the destinations are filled, show that ai = bj is a necessary and sufficient condition for the existence of a feasible solution to a transportation problem [8] (b) Prove that there are only m+n-1 independent equations in a transportation problem, m and n being the no. of origins and destinations and that any one equation can be dropped as the redundant equation. [8] 6. Minimize f(x1 , x2 ) = x1 −x2 +2x2 +2x1 x2 +x2 using Fletcher and Reeves method start1 2 0 ing from X1 = . [16] 0 7. (a) Define the constrained optimization problem. What are the methods used to get the solution. [8] (b) Derive the necessary conditions of optimality and find the solution for the following problem: Minimize f(X) = 5x1 x2 Subject to 25 - x2 − x2 ≥ 0 [8] 1 2

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8. Use dynamic programming technique to solve the following problem. MaxZ = X1 .X2 .X3 .X4 Subject to X1 + X2 + X3 + X4 = 12 X1 , X2 , X3 , X4 ≥ 0. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) Define optimization and discuss its scope. Also explain how different terms are used in the optimization problem. [8] (b) Find the maxima and minima, if any of 2 f(x) = 4x3 - 1 8x + 27x + - 7 [8]

2. Find the optimum solution of the following constrained multivariable problem: [16] Maximise Z = 9 − x1 − 6x2 − 4x3 + 2x2 + 2x2 + x2 + 2x1 x2 + 2x1 x3 1 2 3 subject to x1 + x2 + 2x3 = 3 3. (a) State and explain the standard form of LPP. (b) Explain the significance of slack, surplus and artificial variables of LPP. [8] [8]

4. Find all the alternate optimal basic solutions of the following problems and then write the general expressions for all the non basic optimal solution. Maximize Z = x1 + 2x2 + 3x3 subject to x1 + 2x2 + 3x3 ≤ 10 x1 + x2 ≤ 5 x1 ≤ 1 xi ≥ 0 [16] 5. Describe a method to obtain an initial feasible for a transportation problem by (a) Least cost method (b) Vogel?s approximation method Compare both the values and comment 6. Define (a) Gradient of a function (b) Steepest descent direction using contour representation. 7. Consider the problem: Minimize f = x2 + x2 − 6x1 − 8x2 + 15 1 2 Subject to 4x2 + x2 ≥ 16 1 2 3x1 + 5x2 ≤ 15 Normalize the constraints and find a suitable value of r1 for use in the interior penalty function method at the starting point (x1 , x2 ) = (0, 0). [16] 1 of 2 [6] [6] [4] [8+8=16]

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8. State Bellman’s principle optimality and explain by an illustrative example how it can be used to solve multistage decision problem. [16] ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) Explain a single variable optimization technique. (b) Find the maxima and minima of x4 f (x) = (x−1)(x−3)3 [8] 2. Find the optimum solution of the following constrained multivariable problem: [16] Maximise Z = 9 − x1 − 6x2 − 4x3 + 2x2 + 2x2 + x2 + 2x1 x2 + 2x1 x3 1 2 3 subject to x1 + x2 + 2x3 = 3 3. (a) State and explain the standard form of LPP. (b) Explain the significance of slack, surplus and artificial variables of LPP. 4. Show that the following LPP has unbounded solution maximize Z = 3x1 + 2x2 subject to x1 − x2 ≤ 1 3x1 − 2x2 ≤ 6 x1 , x2 ≥ 0 [8] [8] [16] [8]

5. (a) If all the sources are emptied and all the destinations are filled, show that ai = bj is a necessary and sufficient condition for the existence of a feasible solution to a transportation problem [8] (b) Prove that there are only m+n-1 independent equations in a transportation problem, m and n being the no. of origins and destinations and that any one equation can be dropped as the redundant equation. [8] 6. Draw the flow chart for the univariate method, explain about each block in the flow chart. [16] 7. Construct the φK function according to the exterior penalty function approach and complete the minimization φK of for the following problem. [16] Minimize Subject to f(x) = (x - 1)2 g1 (x) = 2 − x ≤ 0, g2 (x) = x − 4 ≤ 0.

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8. Solve the following problem by the dynamic programming approach: Max Z = 3x1 + 5x2 , Subject to x1 ≤ 4 x2 ≤ 6 3x1 + 2x2 ≤ 18 x1 , x2 ≥ 0. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆

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IV B.Tech I Semester Supplementary Examinations, February 2007 OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES (Electrical & Electronic Engineering) Time: 3 hours Max Marks: 80 Answer any FIVE Questions All Questions carry equal marks ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ 1. (a) Explain a single variable optimization technique. (b) Find the maxima and minima of x4 f (x) = (x−1)(x−3)3 [8] 2. (a) By Lagrangian multiplier method maximize Z = πx1 2 x2 subject to x1 2 + x1 x2 − 12 = 0 [8] (b) Using Kuhn-Tucker conditions minimise f = x1 2 + x2 2 + 20(x1 + x2 − 100) + 20(x1 − 50) Subject to x1 ≥ 50 x1 + x2 ≥ 100 3. (a) With respect to graphical method explain. i. Bound points ii. Free points (b) Use graphical method, to solve Max Z = 5x1 + 3x2 Subject to 4x1 + 5x2 ≤ 10 5x1 + 2x2 ≤ 10 3x1 + 3x2 ≤ 12 and x1 , x2 ≥ 0 [10] [8] [8]

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4. (a) Reduce the following system of equations into a canonical form with x1 , x2 and x3 as basic variables [10] 2x1 + 3x2 − 2x3 − 7x4 = 1 x1 + x2 + x3 + 3x4 = 6 x1 − x2 + x3 + 5x4 = 4 (b) Make the modifications in the above system of equations if x1 , x2 and x4 as the basic variables. [6] 5. (a) When do you get degeneracy in transportation problem . (b) Solve the following transportation problem. Availability 7 4 0 5 6 8 0 15 3 9 0 9 Requirement 15 6 8 1 of 2 [10] [6]

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6. Draw the flowchart of Powell’s method. Explain about each block.

7. Classify the constrained optimization techniques and briefly explain each technique. [16] 8. Solve the following LPP by dynamic programming approach: Min Z = 3x1 + 5x2 , Subject to −3x1 + 4x2 ≤ 12 −2x1 + x2 ≤ 2 2x1 + 3x2 ≥ 12 0 ≤ x1 ≤ 4, x2 ≥ 2. ⋆⋆⋆⋆⋆ [16]

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