Posted by **Anonymous** on Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 7:13pm.

Mrs. Black has one begonia plant. If she buys two begonia plants each year for every one she has, how many will she have in four years?

Please explain the answer.

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**gwen**, Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42pm
1st year she bought 2..1 times 2 is 2

2nd year she bought 6..3 times 2 is 6

3rd year she bought 12..6 times 2 is 12

4th year she bought 24...12 times 2 is 24

The answer is she bought 24 plants in 4 yrs!!!

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**Anonymous**, Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 9:49pm
well my teacher read the book and she says 27.

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**masaada**, Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at 11:55pm
im pretty sure that was wrong though cuz when i did the math i got 36 unless 9 died. lol

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