1. Reconsider the example presented at the end of Sec. 16.8. Suppose now that a third machine,…


1. Reconsider the example presented at the end of Sec. 16.8. Suppose now that a third record, identical to the pristine two, has been assumed to the treasury. The one maintenance person quiet must tend all the records. (a) Develop the rate diagram for this Markov fetter. (b) Construct the steady-state equations. (c) Solve these equations for the steady-state probabilities.