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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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    go backwords.

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    do you just add everything backwards?

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    no i guess multiply

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    thanks youu!

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    wait. i may be wrong.. what did you get. word problem is my biggest weakness in math

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  6. nickiliz Group Title
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    i think its sorta wrong... Marcos ate like 247500 candy corn

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    that too much.

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    i knoww....

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    i meant to say there are 288 candies in total. marcos ate 144

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    rachel ate 96, and freddy ate 36 britt ate the last 12

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