Posted by **MONICA** on Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 5:25pm.

A car dealer will sell you a used car for $5,478 with $478 down and payments of $112.08 per month for 60 months. What is the simple interest rate? (Round each answer to the nearest tenth.)

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**MONICA**, Saturday, November 26, 2011 at 9:32pm
5,478-$478=$5,000

$112.08*60=$6,724.8

$6,724.8-$5,000=$1,724

$1,724/5=344.8

$344.8/$5,000=0.06896= 7.0% is this correct.

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**Henry**, Sunday, November 27, 2011 at 3:26pm
Yes, your procedure and answer is correct.

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