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A Fun Zone's Brain Teaser #123

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The kids on Abracadabra Street counted all of their Halloween candy. They had 18 pieces of candy in all.


Abby had fewer than 4 pieces of candy.
Billy had twice as much as Abby.
Charlie had twice as much as Billy.
David had 2 pieces more than Abby.


How many pieces of candy did each kid have?


 

The Solution

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Abby had 2 pieces, Billy had 4 pieces, Charlie had 8 pieces, and David had 4 pieces.