1) At what rate must $400 be compounded annually for it to grow to $716.40 in 10 years?

A) 6%

B) 5%

C) 7%

D) 8%

2) You just purchased a parcel of land for $10,000. If you expect a 12% annual rate of return on your investment, how much will you sell the land for in 10 years?

A) $25,000

B) $31,060

C) $38,720

D) $34,310

3) If you place $50 in a savings account with an interest rate of 7% compounded weekly, what will the investment be worth at the end of five years (round to the nearest dollar)?

A) $72

B) $70

C) $71

D) $57

4) Shorty Jones wants to buy a one-way bus ticket to Mule-Snort, Pennsylvania. The ticket costs $142, but Mr. Jones has only $80. If Shorty puts the money in an account that pays 9% interest compounded monthly, how many months must Shorty wait until he has $142 (round to the nearest month)?

A) 73 months

B) 75 months

C) 77 months

D) 79 months

5) If you want to have $1,700 in seven years, how much money must you put in a savings account today? Assume that the savings account pays 6% and it is compounded quarterly (round to the nearest $10).

A) $1,120

B) $1,130

C) $1,110

D) $1,140

6) If you want to have $1,200 in 27 months, how much money must you put in a savings account today? Assume that the savings account pays 14% and it is compounded monthly (round to the nearest $10).

A) $910

B) $890

C) $880

D) $860

7) You bought a painting 10 years ago as an investment. You originally paid $85,000 for it. If you sold it for $484,050, what was your annual return on investment?

A) 47%

B) 4.7%

C) 19%

D) 12.8%

8) You deposit $5,000 today in an account drawing 12% compounded quarterly. How much will you have in the account at the end of 2 1/2 years?

A) $7,401

B) $5,523

C) $7,128

D) $6,720

9) How many years will it take for an initial investment of $200 to grow to $544 if it is invested today at 8% compounded annually?

A) 8 years

B) 10 years

C) 11 years

D) 13 years

10) If you purchased a share of Mico.com stock on March 1, 1993 for $45 and you sold the stock at $168 on February 28, 1998, what was your annual rate of return on the stock?

A) 83%

B) 75%

C) 20%

D) 30%

E) 50%