# Aliyah had some candy to give her four children. She first took ten pieces for herself and then evenly divided the rest among her children. Each child received two pieces. With how many pieces did she start?

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#### Explanation:

Let

"she first took 10 pieces for herself" means that there are

"evenly divided the rest among her children" means that since there are 4 children, each child got

"each child received

Therefore, Aliyah had

Aliyah started with

#### Explanation:

Let