The Airport Problem
- Paul Jorgens
Towns A, B and C below are collaborating to build an airport. Create a proposal for the best location for the airport. Your proposal should include a cost analysis and information about impact on each town. You must also include a mathematical justification for your recommendation.
Cost for building new roads is $3,000,000 per mile. Cost for resurfacing existing highways is $1,250,000 per mile.
Where will you locate your airport? State the coordinates.
What is the cost of construction? Show details.
Convince us that your proposal should be chosen.
List the group members.