# Find the following values using the equations and then a financial calculator. Compounding/discounting occurs annually. a. An initial $500 compounded

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Find the following values using the equations and then a financial calculator. Compounding/discounting occurs annually.

a. An initial $500 compounded for 1 year at 6%

b. An initial $500 compounded for 2 years at 6%

c. The present value of $500 due in 1 year at a discount rate of 6%

d. The present value of $500 due in 2 years at a discount rate of 6%

Depending upon the context, the discount rate has two different definitions and usages. First, the discount rate refers to the interest rate charged to the commercial banks and other financial institutions for the loans they take from the Federal...

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## Fundamentals of Financial Management

**ISBN:** 978-0324664553

Concise 6th Edition

**Authors:** Eugene F. Brigham, Joel F. Houston

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