The growth of this <em>stock</em> is an example of annual compounded interest: the value will increase at the same rate over the next 5 years, thus every year its value will be multiplied by 1 + 0.12 = 1.12.
Thus, at the end of the year 5, the share will have multiplied its value (1.12)⁵ times:
<span>The energy source in gas hydrates is methane, which is trapped inside of ice. Extraction of the methane may result in leakage of small amounts of methane. This is a potential global environmental problem because methane is a very potent greenhouse gas.</span>
There is no market failure in this case, since Candace knew about the Yugonero's multiple mechanical issues and she also knew that it didn't offer any type of warranty, plus she had read several press releases detailing the problems related with the Yugonero. She just decided to take the chance of buying one of the few Yugoneros that were built properly and operated without any problems. She probably paid much less for the Yugonero and that was probably her main motivation.
An uncommon aspect of 529 Plans is that both donor and receiver can be the same person. There is no age restriction on who may be the beneficiaries of the account. This person may themselves open a 529 plan and be both the donor and the beneficiary.
Therefore from the above explanation the correct answer is D