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Homework Help: puzzle (math, psychology)

Posted by kayla on Tuesday, January 27, 2009 at 7:09pm.

You have 3 measuring spoons. Spoon A is filled with 8 tsps of salt. Spoon B and C are both empty; Spoon B can hold 5 tsps and Spoon C can hold 3 tsps. Divide the salt among the spoons so that spoon A and spoon B each have exactly 4 tsps of salt and spoon c is empty.

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