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Adam had 599 pencils and erasers at first.

Then, Jenny gave him 87 erasers.

Meanwhile, Adam sold `3/5` of his pencils away.

In the end, he had as many pencils as erasers.

(a) How many pencils did Adam have at first?

(b) How many erasers did Adam have at first?

 

 

Notes to students:

  1.  If the question above has parts, (e.g. (a) and (b)), given that the answer for part (a) is 10 and the answer for part (b) is 12, give your answer as:10,12

 

 

 

The correct answer is : 490,109
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