### Explain the usefulness of lp

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You have to explain linear programming be used under conditions of certainty?

Problem- The production manager of a large Cincinnati manufacturing firm once made the statement, "I would like to use LP, but it's a technique that operates under conditions of certainty. My plant doesn't have that certainty; it's a world of uncertainty. So LP can't be used here."

Part 1- Do you think this statement has any merit? Why or why not?

Part 2- Explain why the manager may have said it and then further substantiate his argument or compose a rebuttal.

You need to explain the usefulness of LP even under a degree of uncertainty.

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