## Methods for Linear and Quadratic Programming |

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### Contents

The solution of linear systems | 1 |

The simplex method for linear programming | 31 |

Variants of the simplex method | 57 |

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A-space application artificial variables basic solution Beale's method canonical form capacity method coefficients column complementary variant constant terms constraints decrease determined diagonal element dual equivalent dual method dual problem enters the basis equation system example extreme points extreme-point solutions feasible region formulation Hence increase infeasibility initial tableau leaves the basis leaving basic variable linear complementarity problem linear programming lower bound matrix method for linear method for quadratic Minimize minimum negative element negative semi-definite nonbasic variables nonnegative nonzero objective function obtained optimal solution original problem parametric equivalent parametric method positive semi-definite premultiplication primal and dual primal basic variables primal problem primal variables primal-dual method principal element quadratic form quadratic programming problem ratio replaced result is tableau reverse simplex method set-up tableau slack variables solu solution is optimal solution of tableau standard tableau symmetric variant tion transformation typical maximization problem upper bound values of basic vector x-variables