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A tropical water lily doubles in size each week. If it takes 60 weeks for the plant to completely cover a pond, when will half the pond be covered?

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59 weeks

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Is it how?

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If the water lily covers half the pond on one day, then it doubles its size the next day to completely cover the pond.

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Thank you!!!

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You're welcome.

I see I made an error -- it should be doubles its size the next week.

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