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ISSN: 2047-7031  
Volume  8   Issue 02  2018  
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Article Abstract
A Model of Sam Loyd's Outwitting the Weighing Machine
Keywords:  Optimization, Excel, Spreadsheet, Lingo, Solver
Mike C. Patterson & Daniel D. Friesen
Alternative solution methods for the puzzle Outwitting the Weighing Machine by Sam Loyd are considered. The puzzle provides a great opportunity to study how Excel Solver and LINGO can be used to find solutions to challenging problems.
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