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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?

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    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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    well my teacher read the book and she says 27.

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    im pretty sure that was wrong though cuz when i did the math i got 36 unless 9 died. lol

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