The puzzles here are related to weight. The most unique type of puzzles to know the weight of your brain. But here the exercise won't make your brain lose weight. Instead it will gain it for good. So lets try out some of them.
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Weighing Puzzles #1 - Iron block Trick Weighing Riddle

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Three-quarters of an iron block when weighed on the scales with three-quarters of a pound and three-quarters of an iron block balances evenly.

What according to you is the weight of the iron block on whole?

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Weighing Puzzles #2 - Hard Ten Boxes Interview Puzzle

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You have ten boxes and an electronic weighing machine. In those ten boxes, you have chocolates. Each chocolate weigh 20 grams. But in one box the chocolates are defective and each weigh 19 grams exactly.

Now you can weigh in the electronic weighing machine but you can use that machine just once. How will you find out which box has the defected chocolates.

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Weighing Puzzles #3 - Difficult Brain Twister

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A strange tradition is followed in an orthodox and undeveloped village. The chief of the village collects taxes from all the males of the village yearly. But it is the method of taking taxes that is interesting.

The taxes paid in the form of grains and every male should pay equal pounds corresponding to his age. In simpler terms, a man aged 10 years will have to pay 10 pounds of grains and a 20 years old will be paying 20 pounds of grain.

The chief stands on a riser containing 7 different weights next to a large 2 pan scale. As per the interesting custom, the chief can only weigh using three of the seven weights.

In such a scenario, can you calculate what must be the weights of the seven weights each and who is the oldest man the chief can measure using those weights?

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Weighing Puzzles #4 - Weight Balance Riddle

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You can place weights on both side of weighing balance and you need to measure all weights between 1 and 1000. For example if you have weights 1 and 3,now you can measure 1,3 and 4 like earlier case, and also you can measure 2,by placing 3 on one side and 1 on the side which contain the substance to be weighed. So question again is how many minimum weights and of what denominations you need to measure all weights from 1kg to 1000kg.

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Weighing Puzzles #5 - Weighing Bar Problem

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The puzzle is if the shopkeeper can only place the weights in one side of the common balance.
For example: if shopkeeper has weights 1 and 3 then he can measure 1, 3 and 4 only.

Now the question is how many minimum weights and names the weights you will need to measure all weights from 1 to 1000.

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Weighing Puzzles #6 - Fake Coin Brain Teaser

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In front of you, there are 9 coins. They all look absolutely identical, but one of the coins is fake. However, you know that the fake coin is lighter than the rest, and in front of you is a balance scale. What is the least number of weightings you can use to find the counterfeit coin?

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