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Mrs. Olivett gave her four children a large sack of candy corn to share. Marcos ate 1/2of the candy corns in the sack and passed the sack to Rachel. Rachel ate 1/3 of the remaining candy corns and passed the sack to Freddy. Freddy then ate 1/4 of the candy corns that remained and passed the sack to Britt. Britt ate the last 12 pieces of candy corn. How many pieces of candy corn did Marcos eat?
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nickiliz Group Title
Mrs. Olivett gave her four children a large sack of candy corn to share. Marcos ate 1/2of the candy corns in the sack and passed the sack to Rachel. Rachel ate 1/3 of the remaining candy corns and passed the sack to Freddy. Freddy then ate 1/4 of the candy corns that remained and passed the sack to Britt. Britt ate the last 12 pieces of candy corn. How many pieces of candy corn did Marcos eat?
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
go backwords.
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nickiliz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
do you just add everything backwards?
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
no i guess multiply
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thanks youu!
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
wait. i may be wrong.. what did you get. word problem is my biggest weakness in math
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nickiliz Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0
i think its sorta wrong... Marcos ate like 247500 candy corn
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
that too much.
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i knoww....
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
i meant to say there are 288 candies in total. marcos ate 144
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Venomblast Group TitleBest ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1
rachel ate 96, and freddy ate 36 britt ate the last 12
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