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Puzzle: Measure 10 liters using 11 and 7 liters containers.

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How can you use these two containers, which are 11 and 7 liters, to measure 10 liters of water?

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posted Jan 22, 2014 by Sheetal Chauhan

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2 Answers

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First fill 7L container then move it to 11L container. again fill 7L container and move to 11L till it filled. Now in 7L container will remain 3L water.
Then make 11L container empty and pour 3L from 7L container to 11L container and again fill 7L container full and moved it to 11L container. Now 11l container have (3L + 7L) 10L of water.

answer Jan 23, 2014 by Amit Kumar Pandey
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Pour two cans of 7 L ie 14 L in a container.Then take out 11 L from it so 3 L is now there then pour one more 7 L in it to make it 10 L.

answer Jun 17, 2016 by Tv Veenayagam

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