Simple interest on a sum of money for 2 years at 4% is Rs .450. Find compound interest on the same sum and at the same rate for 1 year, if the interest is reckoned half yearly.
The value of a machine, purchased two years ago, depreciates at the annual rate of 10%. If its present value is Rs.97,200, find:
- Its value after 2 years.
- Its value when it was purchased.
Anuj and Rajesh each lent the same sum of money for 2 years at 8% simple interest and compound interest respectively. Rajesh received Rs. 64 more than Anuj. Find the money lent by each and interest received.
Calculate the sum of money on which the compound interest (payable annually) for 2 years be four times the simple interest on Rs. 4,715 for 5 years, both at the rate of 5% per annum.
A sum of money was invested for 3 years, interest being compounded annually. The rates for successive years were 10%, 15% and 18% respectively. If the compound interest for the second year amounted to Rs. 4,950, find the sum invested.
A sum of money is invested at 10% per annum compounded half yearly. If the difference of amounts at the end of 6 months and 12 months is Rs.189, find the sum of money invested.
- Conept of Compound Interest - Compound Interest as a Repeated Simple Interest Computation with a Growing Principal