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Pie Portions

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Pete receives a whole apple pie on Monday and eats half of it that evening. However, his appetite falls off after that first day. Each subsequent day, Pete will only eat $\frac{1}{4}$ of the pie that remains at the beginning of that day. If, beginning Tuesday and for each day thereafter, Pete consumes one-fourth of the remaining pie, then how much of the original pie will remain after he eats pie on Friday?

A

0%

B

2.5%

C

7.7%

D

15.8%

E

25.0%