The Water Puzzle
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|Doug Ensley, Shippensburg University|
|Starting with a pail of water holding some unknown quantity greater than 8 quarts, and small (3 quarts) and large (5 quarts) vases as measuring devices, explore how to split 8 quarts of water from the pail equally between two people.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), Early College|
|Resource Types:||Problems/Puzzles, Web Interactive/Java|
|Math Topics:||Discrete Math|
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