Multiplication Problems

Muller, Joann
May 2007
Forbes Asia;5/21/2007, Vol. 3 Issue 9, p28
The article deals with the plan of Daimler Chrysler chief executive Thomas LaSorda to reduce the number of variations for the 2008 model year of its products. The 2008 Nitro will have just 650 possible combinations. On the other hand, the 2008 Chrysler Pacifica will have 35,820 variations. LaSorda belived that giving buyers many choices is impractical and costly for carmakers.


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