## Balance Beams 2Math brain teasers require computations to solve.Two beams (rows of numbers) are given below. The first beam has a sum of 17; the second beam has a sum of 22. Your challenge is to balance the beams, so that the two rows have the same sum. You are only allowed to move two numbers; all of the numbers must be used in the answer.
1 2 5 9 3 4 7 8 ## HintThe sum of all the numbers is odd.One of the numbers must be moved in a tricky way to make a larger number. Hide ## What Next?
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