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Jug X, Y and Z each contained some water.

Maggie transferred `1/4` of the water from jug X into jug Y, then poured `1/4` of the water from jug Y into jug Z, and finally transferred `1/4` of the water from jug Z to jug X.

Now, there are 9 litres of water in each jug.

Find the amount of water in each jug at first.


Notes to student:

  1. If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12
  2. All units to answers are in litres.


The correct answer is : 8,10,9