# Assume that 3-month Treasury bills totaling $23 billion were sold in $10,000 denominations at a discount rate of 5.200%. In

## Question:

Assume that 3-month Treasury bills totaling $23 billion were sold in $10,000 denominations at a discount rate of 5.200%. In addition, the Treasury Department sold 6-month bills totaling $21 billion at a discount rate of 5.145%.

What is the discount amount for 3-month bills?

**Note: Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your final answer to the nearest cent.**

What is the discount amount for 6-month bills?

**Note: Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your final answer to the nearest cent.**

What is the effective rate for 3-month bills?

**Note: Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your final answer to the nearest hundredth percent.**

What is the effective rate for 6-month bills?

**Note: Do not round intermediate calculations. Round your final answer to the nearest hundredth percent.**

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Authors: Stephen Ross, Randolph Westerfield, Bradford Jordan, Gordon Roberts, J. Ari Pandes, Thomas Holloway

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