As it is given that both mass are separated by a certain distance , then centre of mass would be lie in between line joining.

as we know , Rcm = m1r1 + m2r2 / m1 + m2

differentiate both sides we get , dRcm = m1dr1 +m2dr2 / m1+m2

Now , it is given that mass of 6 kg move by 2m , dr2 = 2m and centre of mass remain stationary dRcm = 0.

putting in equation : m1dr1 + m2dr2 =0

2 * dr1 + 6*2 =0

2*dr1 = -12

dr1 = -6m

### Hence , mass of 2kg should move in opposite direction by a distance of 6m so that COM remain stationary.

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