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Puzzle ID:#50369
Fun:*** (2.12)
Difficulty:*** (2.82)
Category:Group
Submitted By:cnmne*us*****

 

 

 



You are given a group of eight elements that share a common characteristic. You are also a given a pool of sixteen elements. Eight of the elements in the pool have the characteristic that allows them to be added to the group. The remaining eight elements in the pool do not have that characteristic and can not be added.

Group: argon, flerovium, gallium, lanthanum, manganese, meitnerium, protactinium, scandium

Pool: aluminum, bohrium, calcium, cobalt, gold, helium, indium, mendelevium, mercury, molybdenum, neodymium, neon, platinum, titanium, xenon, zinc




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