# Question #431d8

##### 1 Answer

Oct 2, 2017

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#### Explanation:

Let she had x candy. she took 10 pieces and left over i.e. (x - 10) distributed to her children.

She had 4 children and each child received 2 pieces. Means she had 4 x 2 = 8 candy left over.

Now as per question, (x - 10) = 8

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She had 4 children and equally distributed the left over to them. Means each will get ( x - 10)/4 pieces.

Now as per question,