You stop at hasty to buy candy. You give half of the bag to one friend. Then give a quarter to another friend. Later two more friends come, and you give each of them a third of what is in the bag. How many candies did you start with?

Correct answer:

x =  0

Step-by-step explanation:

a=21=0.5 A=1a=121=21 221=2221=221=21=0.5  b=A/4=21/4=2 41=81=0.125 B=Ab=2181=8481=841=83=0.375  c=2 B/3=2 83/3=41=0.25 x=C=Bc=8341=8382=832=81=0.125=0

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