Cynthia Lanius

            A Mathematics Fantasy -

            The Million $ Mission

          Part 4


           

          Pay with First Option - Week 3
          Day No.
          Pay for that Day
          Total Pay (In Dollars)
          15
          163.84
          327.67
          16
          327.68
          655.35
          17
          655.36
          1310.71
          18
          1 310.72
          2 621.43
          19
          2 621.44
          5 242.87
          20
          5 242.88
          10 485.75
          21
          10 485.76
          20 971.51

          We're getting into some serious money here now, over $20,000, but still nowhere even close to a million. And there's only 10 days left. So it looks like the million dollars is the best deal. Of course, we suspected that all along.

           

          Pay with First Option - Week 4
          Day No.
          Pay for that Day
          Total Pay (In Dollars)
          22
           
           
          23
           
           
          24
           
           
          25
           
           
          26
           
           
          27
           
           
          28
           
           

          Check your answer and proceed with the story.

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