Danielle B.

asked • 10/02/16

you have two cups with capacity 17 and 5 ounces....

you have two cups with capacity 17 and 5 ounces. There are no markings on the cups, and you are not able to mark the cups in any way. You are given a huge bucket of water. Is it possible to measure and place exactly 13 ounces of water into the big cup? If so, carefully explain your method; if not, carefully explain why not

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David W. answered • 10/02/16

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Don L. answered • 10/02/16

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