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Old 01-08-2005, 11:36 AM   #46
Alien426
'll take away your bucket
 
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Solution:
spoiler:

Fill 3 gallon bottle (subsequently 3gb).
Put contents of 3gb in 5gb.
Fill 3gb.
Put contents of 3gb in 5gb. After 2 gallons it is full and there is 1 gallon left in the 3gb.
Empty 5gb.
Put contents of 3gb (1 gallon) in 5gb.
Fill 3gb.
Put contents of 3gb in 5gb.

Voilą: 4 gallons in the 5 gallon bottle.

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