This was a different kind of puzzle, and I was happy to see the response. I got correct answers from Mahi Saraf, Sahaj Sharma (my nephew from Jaipur) and Pratik Poddar – well done all. 152 more words
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This is a beautiful riddle that I am borrowing from Alok Mittal’s Mathematical Circles class.
In a far away land, it was known that if you drank poison, the only way to save yourself is to drink a stronger poison, which neutralizes the weaker poison. 256 more words
This was a difficult puzzle. I got two correct answers – From Suman Saraf and Anahat (Prakhar’s son). Well done, or rather – excellent!
Here is the solution for 5 weights – copying solution from Suman. 154 more words