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Weighing Bricks

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Puzzle ID:#337
Fun:*** (2.67)
Difficulty:** (1.89)
Category:Math
Submitted By:Phyllis*****!

 

 

 



A bricklayer has 9 bricks. 8 bricks weigh the same amount, but one brick is slightly heavier than the rest. The bricklayer wants to find the heavy brick. He has a balance scale. How can he find the heavy brick in only two weighings?

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