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# To Start a Business Shalaka Has Taken a Loan of ₹8000 at a Rate of 10 1 2 P.C.P.A. After Two Years How Much Compound Interest Will She Have to Pay? - SSC (English Medium) Class 8 - Mathematics

ConceptApplication of Formula for Compound Interest

#### Question

To start a business Shalaka has taken a loan of ₹8000 at a rate of 10 1/2 p.c.p.a. After two years how much compound interest will she have to pay?

#### Solution

Here, P = ₹ 8000; R = 10 1/2 % ; N = 2 years

A = P (1 + R/100)^N

= 8000 (1 + (10 1/2)/100)^2

= 8000 (1 + 21/200)^2

= 8000 (221/200)^2

= 9768.20 Rupees

Compound interest after 2 years,

I = Amount - Principal

= 9768.20 - 8000

= 1768.20 Rupees

Hence, she will have to pay a compound interest of ₹ 1768.20 after 2 years.

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Balbharati Solution for Balbharati Class 8 Mathematics (2019 to Current)
Chapter 14: Compound interest
Practice Set 14.1 | Q: 3 | Page no. 90
Solution To Start a Business Shalaka Has Taken a Loan of ₹8000 at a Rate of 10 1 2 P.C.P.A. After Two Years How Much Compound Interest Will She Have to Pay? Concept: Application of Formula for Compound Interest.
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