10.6 Compound Interest


An 8.5% account earns continuous interest. If $2500 is deposited for 5 years,

what is the total accumulated?
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

What principal will amount to $3500 if invested at 4% interest compounded

quarterly for 5 years?
 
 
 
 
 
 

A thousand dollars is left in a bank savings account drawing 7% interest,

compounded quarterly for 10 years. What is the balance at the end of that

time?
 
 
 
 
 
 

You lend $100 at 10% continuous interest. If you are repaid 2 months later,

what is owed?
 
 
 
 
 
 

You lend out $5500 at 10% compounded monthly. If the debt is repaid in 18

months, what is the total owed at the time of repayment?
 
 
 
 
 
 

What principal will amount to $1750 if invested at 3% interest compounded

quarterly for 5 years?
 
 
 
 
 

What principal will amount to $2000 if invested at 4% interest compounded

semiannually for 5 years?
 
 
 
 
 

What principal will amount to $3000 if invested at 3% interest compounded

semiannually for 10 years?
 
 
 
 
 
 

Find each of the following:

a. $500 invested at 4% compounded annually for 10 years.

b. $600 invested at 6% compounded annually for 6 years.

c. $750 invested at 3% compounded annually for 8 years.

d. $1500 invested at 4% compounded semiannually for 7 years.

e. $900 invested at 6% compounded semiannually for 5 years.

f. $950 invested at 4% compounded semiannually for 12 years.

g. $2000 invested at 5% compounded quarterly for 6 years.

h. $2250 invested at 4% compounded quarterly for 9 years.

i. $3500 invested at 6% compounded quarterly for 12 years.

j. All of the above compounded continuously.
 
 
 
 
 
 

$1750 is invested in an account earning 13.5% interest compounded monthly

for a 2 year period. What is the balance at the end of 9 years?