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Ali shared part of a full bag of candy. Martin got 1/2 of the candy. Laina got 1/2 of what was left. Manny got 1/3 of the remainder. Manny got 10 pieces. How many pieces were in the full bag?

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  • 4 weeks ago

      Ali shared part of a full bag of candy. 

      Martin got 1/2 of the candy. 

      Laina got 1/2 of what was left. 

      Manny got 1/3 of the remainder. 

      Manny got 10 pieces. 

      1/2 + 1/4 + 1/12 = 5/6

      How many pieces were in the full bag?

      The full bag had 120 pieces of candy.

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