• # question_answer 31) Look at the pattern given. What is the missing number? A)  12                          B)  24 C)  9                             D)   16

2 $\times$ 2 + 8 = 4 + 8 = 12 3 $\times$ 3 + 8 = 9 + 8 = 17 Similarly, 4 $\times$ 4 + 8 = 16 + 8 = 24 $\therefore$ The missing number is 24.