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Forum: Financial Mathematics 11-14-2006, 02:24 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 978
Posted By ftg
Thank you

Thank you fot the response. This helps greatly : )
Forum: Financial Mathematics 11-14-2006, 10:55 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 978
Posted By ftg
Help on problem

A 10yr loan of 2000 is to be repaid with payments at the end of each year. It can be repaid under the following two options:
(i) Equal annual payments at an effective annual rate of 8.07%

(ii)...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-18-2006, 04:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,042
Posted By ftg
Thanks, that was kinda tricky, especially with...

Thanks, that was kinda tricky, especially with all the symbols. I understand now : )
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-18-2006, 03:00 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,042
Posted By ftg
Perpetuity Question

A perpetuity cost 77.1 and makes annual payments at the end of the year. The perpetuity pays 1 at the end of year 2, 2 at the end of year 3,.....,n at the end of year (n+1). After year n+1, the...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-03-2006, 11:09 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,687
Posted By ftg
Thank you

Thanks all
Forum: Financial Mathematics 10-03-2006, 10:50 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 2,687
Posted By ftg
Help on problem

Chuck needs to purchase an item in 10 years. The item costs 200 today, but its price inflates 4% per year. To finance the purchase, Chuck deposit 20 into an account at the begininig of each year for...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-20-2006, 02:47 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 1,258
Posted By ftg
can't figure out

Smith buys a 1000 Canada Savings bond with issue date of November 1, paying interest at 11.25% per year. The bond can be cashed in anytime after January 1 of the following year, and will pay simple...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-20-2006, 11:37 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,130
Posted By ftg
Thanks

Thanks again
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-20-2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,130
Posted By ftg
Question help

Smith recieves income from his investment in Japanese currency (yen). Smith does not convert the yen to dollars, but invests the yen in a term deposit that pays interest in yen. He finds a bank that...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-19-2006, 02:44 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,806
Posted By ftg
Thank you

I just finished the problem doing it the long way and came up with the same conclusion as you just stated...Darn

Thanks a lot for you help. And thanks for the speedy response, I really appreciate...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-19-2006, 02:22 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 2,806
Posted By ftg
question

A contract calls for payments of 750 every 4 months for several years. Each payment is to be replaced by two payments of 367.85 each, one to be made two months before, and one to be made at the time...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-19-2006, 10:39 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,802
Posted By ftg
Thanks

Thanks for some reason I thought the 28 was due in two years. Thanks a lot guys
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-18-2006, 06:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,802
Posted By ftg
Help on problem

A magazine offers a one-year subscription at a cost of 15 with renewal the following year at 16.50. Also offered is a two-year subsciption at a cost of 28. What is the effective annual interest rate...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-18-2006, 11:34 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 688
Posted By ftg
Smile Hope noone minds helping me with this question

A manufaterer can automate a certain process by replaceing 20 employees with a machine. The employess each earn 24000 per year, payable on the last day of each month, with no salary increases...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-12-2006, 10:43 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By ftg
thanks a lot really appreciate it

thanks a lot really appreciate it
Forum: Financial Mathematics 09-12-2006, 09:26 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 735
Posted By ftg
Need some help on question

Jones invest 100000 in a 180-day short term guaranteed investment certificat at a bank, based on a simple interest at annual rate 7.5%. After 120 days, interest rates have risen to 9% and Jones would...
Forum: Financial Mathematics 04-08-2006, 07:35 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 670
Posted By ftg
Red face Quick Questioin

Hey guys, I just passed exam P. However, I don't know what book to use to study for exam FM. I'm looking for a book that explains the the concepts as basic as possible and also prepares me...
Forum: Probability 04-07-2006, 11:42 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 828
Posted By ftg
Red face Quick Question

Hey guys, I just passed exam P. However, I don't know what book to use to study for exam FM. I'm looking for a book that explains the the concepts as basic as possible and also prepares me...
Forum: Probability 04-07-2006, 04:21 PM
Replies: 78
Views: 7,068
Posted By ftg
I passed! Good Luck All!!!

I passed! Good Luck All!!!
Forum: Probability 03-13-2006, 09:57 PM
Replies: 158
Views: 150,960
Posted By ftg
Question

When you calculated E[X^2] what happend to the coefficient 1/2, doesn't that make the E[X^2] = 2.
Forum: Probability 03-07-2006, 11:25 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,020
Posted By ftg
Question Help with prob. Question

In a tire factory, the quality control inspector examines a randomly chosen sample of 15 tires. When more than one defective tire is found, production is halted, the existing tires are recycled, and...
Forum: Probability 02-14-2006, 03:39 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 964
Posted By ftg
Thanks Gandalf for the help...I really appreciate...

Thanks Gandalf for the help...I really appreciate it.
Forum: Probability 02-14-2006, 11:18 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 964
Posted By ftg
Help with prob. question

A judge is 65% sure that a suspect has commited a crime. During the course of the trial, a witness convinces the judge that there is an 85% chance that the criminal is left-handed. if 23% of the...
Forum: Probability 02-10-2006, 03:47 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,320
Posted By ftg
Pirsig isn't their 3 ways that the first event...

Pirsig isn't their 3 ways that the first event can happen, why won't it work if you put (3 C 2) in front of your first event?
Forum: Probability 02-06-2006, 05:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 818
Posted By ftg
Question Help with prob. question

In a study it was discovered that 25% of the paintings of a certian gallery are not original. A collector in 15% of the cases makes a mistake in judging if a painting is authentic or a copy. If she...
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