I take half of Jeremy's money and divide it into 7 equal piles. Six of these piles b**w away in the wind, but from the seventh pile, I take 2 dollars and hand Jeremy the rest, which is 8 dollars. How much money, in dollars, did Jeremy begin with?

Guest Jun 26, 2021

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I take half of Jeremy's money and divide it into 7 equal piles. Six of these piles b**w away in the wind, but from the seventh pile, I take 2 dollars and hand Jeremy the rest, which is 8 dollars. How much money, in dollars, did Jeremy begin with?

Work backwards !

7th pile is 8+2=10

So what now?

Melody Jun 26, 2021