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anonymous
 5 years ago
i know it seems long but it the info being given :S
please help, thanks :)
A branching plant has stems, nodes, leaves and buds.
there are 7 leaves at each node and at each node, 2 new stems grow. at the end of each final stem, there is a bud
one plant with 3 stages of nodes has 15 stems, 7 nodes, 49 leaves and 8 buds.
qs: how do i show that the number of leaves on one of those plants with n stages of nodes there are?
a formula given is 7(2^n1)
thanks :)
anonymous
 5 years ago
i know it seems long but it the info being given :S please help, thanks :) A branching plant has stems, nodes, leaves and buds. there are 7 leaves at each node and at each node, 2 new stems grow. at the end of each final stem, there is a bud one plant with 3 stages of nodes has 15 stems, 7 nodes, 49 leaves and 8 buds. qs: how do i show that the number of leaves on one of those plants with n stages of nodes there are? a formula given is 7(2^n1) thanks :)

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amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1what is a node stage; is that like how many times it branches out?

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.128 if im doin the formula right

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0once sec. i think i have the diagram with it, but do you need it for the qs???

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1ahhh... i was wondering how they got 15 stems.... thats better. there are 7 clusters of leaves; so 7*7=49

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0but how do i show it coz i have to show it :S

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1well, use the formula... the n=3 7[(2^n)1] 7[(2^3)1] 7[81] 7[7] 49

anonymous
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.0oh ok, thank you :) medal earned

amistre64
 5 years ago
Best ResponseYou've already chosen the best response.1yay!!....im gonna sell these on ebay :)
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