# 2011 AMC 10B Problems/Problem 6

## Problem 6

On Halloween Casper ate of his candies and then gave candies to his brother. The next day he ate of his remaining candies and then gave candies to his sister. On the third day he ate his final candies. How many candies did Casper have at the beginning?

## Solution

Let represent the amount of candies Casper had at the beginning.