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Calculate the interest, purchase price, and effective interest rate of the following Treasury bill (T-bill) purchases. Round effective interest rate to the nearest hundredth of a percent.

Face Discount Term Purchase Effective
Value Rate (%) (weeks) Interest Price Rate (%)
23. $80,000 4.82 13

To determine

To calculate: The amount of bank interest, purchase price and effective rate of interest where face value is $80,000, discount rate is 4.82%, time period is 13 weeks.

Explanation

Given Information:

Face value is $80,000, discount rate is 4.82% and time period is 13 weeks.

Formula used:

The formula to calculate the time is,

Time=Number of weeks of a loan52

The formula to compute the amount of bank interest is,

Bank interest=Face value×Discount Rate×Time

The formula to calculate purchase price is,

Purchase Price=Face valueInterest

The formula to calculate effective rate of interest is,

Effective interest rate=InterestPurchase Price×Time

Calculation:

Consider that face value of loan is $80,000, discount rate is 4.82% and time period is 13 weeks.

Compute the interest amount,

Simplify the interest rate as,

4.82%=4.82100=0.0482

Evaluate the time as,

Time=Number of weeks of a loan52=1352

Substitute $80,000 for face value, 0.0482 for discount rate and 1352 for time in the formula

Bank interest=Face value×Discount Rate×Time” as,

Bank interest=Face value×Discount Rate×Time=80,000×0.0482×1352=$964

Hence, amount of interest is $964

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