A manager has up to $190,000 available to invest in new construction equipment for the company. The

A manager has up to $190,000 available to invest in new construction equipment for the company. The manager must purchase a new dump truck and does not have a need for a second dump truck. The dumping trailer can only be purchased along with a dump truck. From the following list of possible equipment, identify all of the mutually exclusive alternatives and identify which of the alternatives are not acceptable.

N O.

D ESCRIPTION

COST ($)

1

Loader

125,000

2

Dump Truck 1

70,000

3

Dump Truck 2

65,000

4

Dumping Trailer for the Dump Truck

25,000