### Identify the idle time for product cycle

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A toy company has decided to manufacture a new toy tractor, the production of which is made up of six steps. The demand for the tractor is 4800 units per 40-hour workweek:

 Task Performance Time (Seconds) Predecessors A 25 None B 20 A C 15 A D 15 A E 10 B, C F 25 D, E

For the 5 workstation configuration in which Station 1 is assigned task A, Station 2 is assigned task B, Station 3 is assigned tasks C and D, Station 4 is assigned task E, and Station 5 is assigned task F, identify the idle time for a product cycle at each work-station.

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