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Katerina has a large package of candies. She ate a quarter and offered a fifth to her friends. She divided the rest of the candies into two equal parts and gave them to her siblings. Brother Michal received 33 candies. How many candies did Katarina have at the beginning?

Correct answer:

x =  120

Step-by-step explanation:

(xx/4x/5)/2=33  5.5x=660  x=5.5660=120  x=120

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