Rent'R Cars is a multisite car rental company in the city. It is trying out a new "return the car to the location most convenient for you" policy to improve customer service. But this meansthat the company has to constantly move cars around the city to maintain required levels of vehicle availability. The supply and demand for economy cars, and the total cost of movingthese vehicles between sites, are shown below.From\ToSupply70| $16$15$14$681335149.1512100Demand55605040205\205a. Find the solution that minimizes moving costs using Microsoft Excel. (Leave no cells blank - be certain to enter "0" wherever required.)From/ToCandidate solutionSupplyTotal shippedCostA$ [Total costs

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Rent'R Cars is a multisite car rental company in the city. It is trying out a new "return the car to the location most convenient for you" policy to improve customer service. But this means
that the company has to constantly move cars around the city to maintain required levels of vehicle availability. The supply and demand for economy cars, and the total cost of moving
these vehicles between sites, are shown below.
From\To
Supply
70
| $16
$15
$14
$6
8
13
35
14
9.
15
12
100
Demand
55
60
50
40
205\205
a. Find the solution that minimizes moving costs using Microsoft Excel. (Leave no cells blank - be certain to enter "0" wherever required.)
From/To
Candidate solution
Supply
Total shipped
Cost
A
$ [
Total costs
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Rent'R Cars is a multisite car rental company in the city. It is trying out a new "return the car to the location most convenient for you" policy to improve customer service. But this means that the company has to constantly move cars around the city to maintain required levels of vehicle availability. The supply and demand for economy cars, and the total cost of moving these vehicles between sites, are shown below. From\To Supply 70 | $16 $15 $14 $6 8 13 35 14 9. 15 12 100 Demand 55 60 50 40 205\205 a. Find the solution that minimizes moving costs using Microsoft Excel. (Leave no cells blank - be certain to enter "0" wherever required.) From/To Candidate solution Supply Total shipped Cost A $ [ Total costs

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Costs per unit

From\ToDEFGSupply
A151614670
B8713635
C1491512100
Demand55605040 
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Supply From\To G 15 14 70 61 16 35 13 15 12 100 14 55 Demand 60 50 40

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From\ToDEFGFactory supplySupply
A0030407070
B350003535
C2060200100100
Factory Demand55605040  
Demand55605040  
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Volume From\To Factory supply Supply 70 70 ID 30 40 35 35 35 20 100 60 100 20 40 60 50 Factory Demand 55 Demand 55 60 50 40 Rస

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