Posted by **Denise** on Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 9:18am.

The Prevu Theater keeps a set of five counterweights to help stagehands move heavy props. The weights can balance exactly any load that is a multiple of 10 kg, from 10 kg up to a total of the five weights. Give the masses of weights which meet these conditions and allow the stagehands to counterbalance the maxium possible load.

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**bobpursley**, Wednesday, December 28, 2011 at 9:35am
see your other post. Then answer is hidden in the .5 gram answer.

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**Maria**, Thursday, December 29, 2011 at 7:20pm
I'm sorry, but I don't understand...

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**Karina**, Thursday, January 5, 2012 at 7:37pm
The answer is 10, 20, 40, 80, and 160.

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