1. Effective way to increase production capacity

| Your client is Various Chocolate company. It manufactured chocolate in America. One of

its products, called Chocolate nuts, is a seasonal product selling specifically during

eastern, Christmas, and Halloween. Chocolate nuts come from a factory located in a small town in Washington. Now it's facing an increasingly demanding and Various Chocolate decided to increase the production in this product.

What issues do your clients need to consider if they decide to increase their production capacity？

Maths:

Demand:55 Million per pound

Various Production Capacity:

Each Batch circletime:3.5 hr

50,000 pound per batch

Q: What is the gap between their capacity and demand?

Hidden Information:

One shift per day. 8 hr with 30 lunch break and two 15 minuster break

300 working days every year

Following question 1:

Acuatal output is 1.9 million. What causes the gap between actual and theoretical capacity?

Follwoing question 2:

Now we aussume we solve the capacity problem, and reach the max prodcution capacity.

If you run into the CEO in an elevator, What would you suggest to he/she as a best

effective way to increase the production capactiy?

its products, called Chocolate nuts, is a seasonal product selling specifically during

eastern, Christmas, and Halloween. Chocolate nuts come from a factory located in a small town in Washington. Now it's facing an increasingly demanding and Various Chocolate decided to increase the production in this product.

What issues do your clients need to consider if they decide to increase their production capacity？

Maths:

Demand:55 Million per pound

Various Production Capacity:

Each Batch circletime:3.5 hr

50,000 pound per batch

Q: What is the gap between their capacity and demand?

Hidden Information:

One shift per day. 8 hr with 30 lunch break and two 15 minuster break

300 working days every year

Following question 1:

Acuatal output is 1.9 million. What causes the gap between actual and theoretical capacity?

Follwoing question 2:

Now we aussume we solve the capacity problem, and reach the max prodcution capacity.

If you run into the CEO in an elevator, What would you suggest to he/she as a best

effective way to increase the production capactiy?

2. improve profitability

| Your Client is Polar Air, a mid-size Scandinavian airline. The airline has 100 aircraft, 20000 employees worldwide. Its considered to be “best practice" in terms of its financial and operational standing. In particular, Polar Air has a strong cash flow and nearly zero debt which is uncommon in the Airline industry. The airline considers business passengers, to and from its main hub, to be its core market. Additionally, the company also gets a good amount ofit' s revenue from connecting traffic from continental Europe and North America to Asia via the North Pole, which makes it' s flight shorter.Lately profitability has gone down Polar Air has done little to reverse the negative trend. In addition, the airline and from its main hub, to be its core market. Additionally. the company also gets a good amount of it' s revenue from connecting traffic from continental Europe and North America to Asia via the North Pole, which makes it' s flight shorterLately profitability has has been ignoring the rapidly forming trend toward global airline alliances.Now, facing a downturn in the Airline Industry, Polar Air is facing the risk of falling in a downward spiral in the face of stiffer competition from these global alliance networks.

Q1: What should Polar Air Link do to improve its current profitability problem? What

opportunity might PolarAir explore to improve its profitability

Q1: What should Polar Air Link do to improve its current profitability problem? What

opportunity might PolarAir explore to improve its profitability

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4. log-normal distribution

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5. s^2计算分母n-1

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6. poisson distribution

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7. Strictly Positive

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13. Find smallest divisor

| Given 2 strings s and t. you should create a function findsmallestDivisor that operates per：

- find whether string s is divisible by t (a: if s is divisble find smallest string u s...t. it can be concatinated some number of times to obtain both s and t b:if not divisable set it to value-1）

-return the lengtyh of the tring u or -1

- find whether string s is divisible by t (a: if s is divisble find smallest string u s...t. it can be concatinated some number of times to obtain both s and t b:if not divisable set it to value-1）

-return the lengtyh of the tring u or -1

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17. activation functions on gradient vanishing

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18. how to regularize decision tree model

| how to regularize decision tree model

19. PCA

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20. Performance metric for classifier on imbalanced dataset

| Performance metric for classifier on imbalanced dataset

21. K-Means,Random Forest etc

| K-Means,Random Forest etc

22. Predict sales

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