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A Mean Tetrahedron

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Ann thought of 5 numbers and told Bob all the sums that could be made by adding the numbers in pairs. The list of sums is 6, 7, 8, 8, 9, 9, 10,10, 11, 12. Help Bob to find out which numbers Ann was thinking of.

Partial Means

Stage: 3 Short Challenge Level: Challenge Level:1

The sum of all $64$ numbers is their mean times the number of numbers, which is $64 \times 64 = 4096$. Similarly the sum of the first $36$ numbers is $36^2 = 1296$. Therefore the sum of the last $28$ numbers is $64^2-36^2= 4096 - 1296 = 2800$. Therefore the mean of the last $28$ numbers is $\frac{2800}{28}=100$.

This problem is taken from the UKMT Mathematical Challenges.

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