## Find the missing number

Posted by Chris under Tom (7 Responds)

A Mr. Piyush has posted the following:

Find the missing number

5 : 24 :: 8 : x

Options are:

a. 65

b. 63

c. 62

d. 64

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Posted by Chris under Tom (7 Responds)

Find the missing number

5 : 24 :: 8 : x

Options are:

a. 65

b. 63

c. 62

d. 64

Posted by Zorglub under Tom (5 Responds)

Three recipents R(0), R(1) and R(2) each contain an integer volume v0(0) ≥ v0(1) ≥ v0(2) ≥ 1. Each recipient is large enough to contain the combined volumes. You are allowed to transfer some liquid from one recipient to another, only if the receiving one doubles its volume. Show that there is always a way [...]