# i don't understaond the transportation problem in example 11of ncert book.plz elaboratly solve it ??

### Asked by sweety | 23rd Oct, 2015, 09:14: PM

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Answered by Vimala Ramamurthy
| 24th Oct, 2015,
02:02: PM

### Answered by Vimala Ramamurthy | 24th Oct, 2015, 02:02: PM

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