Jug Puzzles

Jug problems are a popular puzzle: given a set of jugs with distinct* integral capacities that are otherwise unmarked, measure out a specified integral volume of liquid. For example, you may have jugs with capacities of 5, 8 and 12 litres (Americans may substitute gallons, and Texans may substitute hats for jugs) and be askedContinue reading “Jug Puzzles”