## sweat4life 4 years ago a math riddle. what is better - 1 million dollars tomorrow or 1 penny each day that doubles for a whole year. ex 1st day = 1 penny, 2nd day is 2 , 3rd= 4 and so on for a year

1. Lovelesstime

The 1 penny deal because you'll end up with more money.

2. a_kaffash

the 2nd one!

3. minah023

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4. inik

I'll take a mil today! who knows what will happens tomorrow or year from now :))

5. Lovelesstime

If you don't believe me, do the math. It ends up as a LOT.

6. Lovelesstime

Iniki. Would you rather have more than a million? In 4 months you could have a million.

7. inik

I believe you! Just \$\$ now looks better to me:)

8. a_kaffash

it's the story of the inventor of CHESS, does anyone knows it????????

9. inik

there is never guarantee what tomorrow will bring... 4 month - long time!

10. inik

are you talking about the chess game?

11. inik

King in India...one grain of rice for the first square of the board, two grains for the second,... this one?

12. a_kaffash

i meant the same calculation is needed as the inventor of chess had done!

13. a_kaffash

yeah exactlyyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!!!!!!!!

14. inik

I was jocking...I'm saying that to ME mil today is better then \$\$\$\$ tomorrow.. :) just a personal preference :))