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Let P be the mass of the pot.
Let S be the mass of the soup when fully filled.

So P + S = 6

Also, P + (1/3)S = 2.8

So, S – (1/3)S = 6 – 2.8
(2/3)S = 3.2
S = (3/2)3.2 = 4.8

Hence, P = 6 – 4.8 = 1.2kg #

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