You will deal with commercial problems involving simple interest,
discounts and markups, partial payments and commuting a series of
obligations. It continues with a wide variety of problems involving
compound interest, ordinary annuities, amortization of debt, sinking funds
and valuation of bonds. Practical applications are stressed throughout the
course. Use of the Financial calculator is shown throughout the course.
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