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Posted by **kim** on Thursday, December 9, 2010 at 4:09pm.

- word problem -
**Henry**, Friday, December 10, 2010 at 6:37pmFull box = X Candy Bars,

X - X/4 = 3X/4 Candy bars left,

(1/2)(3X/4) = 3X/8 Candy bars left,

(1/6)(3X/8) = 3X/48 = X/16 Candy bars left,

X/16 = 10 Candy bars,

Multiply both sides by 16:

X = 160 Candy bars to begin with.

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