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posted by help w/ business
If an investment of $5,000 today earns 5% in each of the next five years, and then earns 7% per year for five years after that, how much will the investment be worth at the end of the ten years?

helper
Is the interest compounded?
Compounded daily, quarterly, yearly, etc ? 
help w/ business
It doesn't indicate

helper
$5,000 @ 5% for 5 yrs
then 7% for 5 yrs
I = PRT
I = 5000(0.05)(5)
I = 250(5)
I = 1250.00
5000 + 1250.00 = 6250.00
I = PRT
I = 6250(0.07)(5)
I = 437.50(5)
I = 2187.50
6250.00 + 2187.50 = 8437.50
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