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Capital investment In one group, find a local business, such as a copy shop, that charges for printing, faxing,copying, and scanning documents. In the other group, determine the price of a mid-rangeprinter/copier/scanner/fax machine. Combine this information from the two groups andperform a capital budgeting analysis. Assume that one student will use the machine for1,000 documents per semester for the next three years. Also assume that the minimum rate of return is 10%. In performing your analysis, use the present value factor for 5% compounded for six semiannual periods of 5.08. Does your analysis support the student purchasing theprinter/copier/scanner/faxmachine?

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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

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Carl Warren
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305961883

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Chapter 15, Problem 15.6C
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Capital investment

In one group, find a local business, such as a copy shop, that charges for printing, faxing,copying, and scanning documents. In the other group, determine the price of a mid-rangeprinter/copier/scanner/fax machine. Combine this information from the two groups andperform a capital budgeting analysis. Assume that one student will use the machine for1,000 documents per semester for the next three years. Also assume that the minimum rate of return is 10%. In performing your analysis, use the present value factor for 5% compounded for six semiannual periods of 5.08.

Does your analysis support the student purchasing theprinter/copier/scanner/faxmachine?

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