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A 2-pound cat,

What’s up with that?

I hope my cat’s not getting fat…

A 4-pound cat,

What’s up with that?

I hope my cat’s not getting fat…

A 6-pound cat,

What’s up with that?

I hope my cat’s not getting fat…

An 8-pound cat,

What’s up with that?

What’s up with that!

What’s up with that!

A 10-pound cat,

What’s up with that?

I KNOW my cat is really fat,

I KNOW my cat is really fat,

Made a hole right where she sat…

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If the cat in the poem kept growing, how much do you think she will weigh after she weighs 10 pounds?

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If a cat weighs 2 pounds, and kept gaining 2 pounds a day for another 6 days, how much would it weigh?