Learning Goal 2
E5–1 Assume that a firm makes a $2,500 deposit into a short-term investment account. If this account is currently paying 0.7% (yes, that’s right, less than 1%!), what will the account balance be after 1 year?
Learning Goals 2, 5
E5–2 If Bob and Judy combine their savings of $1,260 and $975, respectively, and deposit this amount into an account that pays 2% annual interest, compounded monthly, what will the account balance be after 4 years?
Learning Goal 3
E5–3 Gabrielle just won $2.5 million in the state lottery. She is given the option of receiving a lump sum of $1.3 million now, or she can elect to receive $100,000 at the end of each of the next 25 years. If Gabrielle ...