Cynthia Lanius

            A Mathematics Fantasy -

            The Million $ Mission

          Part 3


           

          Pay with First Option - Week 2
          Day No.
          Pay for that Day
          Total Pay (In Dollars)
          8
          1.28
          2.55
          9
          2.56
          5.11
          10
          5.12
          10.23
          11
          10.24
          20.47
          12
          20.48
          40.95
          13
          40.96
          81.91
          14
          81.92
          163.83

          Well, he would make a little more the second week, at least he's over $100. But there's still a big difference between $163.83 and $1,000,000. Want to see the third week?

           

          Pay with First Option - Week 3
          Day No.
          Pay for that Day
          Total Pay (In Dollars)
          15
           
           
          16
           
           
          17
           
           
          18
           
           
          19
           
           
          20
           
           
          21
           
           

          Check your answer and proceed with the story.

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