# Sylvia Acuff invested money received from an inheritance for 9 months at 8% interest. If she received \$720 interest on her investment during this time, find the amount that she invested

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1. ## Math

Betsy, a recent retiree, requires \$6,000 per year in extra income. She has \$60,000 to invest and can invest in B-rated bonds paying 13% per year or in a certificate of deposit (CD) paying 3% per year. How much money should be invested in each to realize

asked by Lisa on October 6, 2010
2. ## algebra

A total of \$12,000 is invested in two funds paying 9% and 11% simple interest. If the yearly interest is \$1,180, how much of the \$12,000 is invested at each rate? We have two unknowns: the amount of money invested at 9% and the amount of money invested at

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3. ## Algebra

A mother wants to invest 8,000 dollars into her child's college fund. She invests a portion of the money into a CD account which earns 4% interest, and the remainder into a savings bond which earns 7% interest. If the total interest earned after one year

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4. ## mathematics

Find the interest received using Bankers Rule if RM20000 was invested at 4.5% simple interest rate for 240 days.

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5. ## Math

Two investments are made totaling \$4800. In the first year they yield a total of \$412 in simple interest. Part of the money is invested at 8% and the rest at 9%. Find the amount invested at each interest rate.

asked by Kate on April 11, 2013
6. ## investment question

scott and laura have both invested some money. Scott invested \$3,000 more then laura and at a 2% higher interest rate. If scott received \$800 annual interest and laura received \$400, how much did scott invest?

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7. ## help!!

An investment banker received a bonus and invested that money in two investments. He put a certain sum of money in the first investment that returned 7% interest after one year. In the second investment he invested four times that of the first investment

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8. ## algebra 2

Suppose that you have received an unexpected inheritance of \$36,000. You have decided to invest the money by placing some of the money in stocks and some in bonds. To diversify, you decided that five times the amount in bonds should equal three times the

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9. ## Math

When Frederick was born, his grandparents gave hima a gift of \$2000, which was invested at a simple interest rate of 5% per year. How much money will Frederick have when he can collect the monet at the age of 18? ( Assume no money is added to the account

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10. ## Algebra

Doris invested some money at 7% and some money at 8%.She invested \$6000 more than she did at 7%. Her total yearly interest from the two investments was \$780. How much did Doris invest at each rate?

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11. ## algebra

Larry Mitchel invested part of his \$32,000 advance at 7% annual simple interest and the rest at 6% annual simple interest. If this total yearly interest from both accounts was \$2,050, find the amount invested at each. The amount invested at 7% is.... The

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12. ## Algebra 2

Aimee inherited \$15,000. She chose to invest it in a series of municipal bonds, mutual funds, and money market accounts, which paid annual interest rates of 5%, 6%, and 4%, respectively. She invested \$2,000 more in mutual funds than she invested in bonds.

13. ## algebra

Sylvia Acuff invested money received from an inheritance for 9 months at 8% interest. If she received \$720 interest on her investment during this time, find the amount that she invested.

asked by Felicia on August 21, 2012
14. ## algebra

1. The formula V=lwh is used to find the volume of rectangular prisms. Which equation solves for w? a. w=V-l-h b. w=Vlh c. w=lh/V D. w=V/lh 2. Mr. Marsupial invested \$8,000, part at 6% interest and the reamainder at 8% interest. At the end of the first

asked by Yaya on March 18, 2012
15. ## Algebra

Compare the future amounts (A) you would have if the money were invested at simple interest and if it were invested with annual compounding. \$4,000 at 12% for 30 years (a) Calculate the future amount if the money were invested at simple interest. (b)

asked by Sue Jackson on August 28, 2012
16. ## algebra investments

Peter invested some money at 6% annual interest and martha invested some at 12%. If their investments is \$6000 and their combined interest was \$540. How much money did martha invest?

asked by Anonymous on March 25, 2011
17. ## Algebra

A woman invested some money at 8% and some at 9% annual simple interest. The interest for 1 year on the combined investment of \$10,000 was \$860. How much was invested at each rate?

asked by Raquel on July 7, 2016
18. ## math

A total of 8000 dollars is invested in two funds paying 4 percent and 5 percent annual interest,. The combined interest for the year is 350 dollars. How much of the 8000 dollars is invested in each fund? Put the amount of money that should be invested in

asked by Shiv on April 15, 2018
19. ## interest

an inheritance will be 20000. the interest rate for the the time value of money is 7%. How much is the inheritance worth now, if it will be received a) in 5 years? b)in 10 years? c)in 20 years I know i'm supposed to use F=P(1+i)^n or P=F(1+i)^-n but I am

asked by jen on April 9, 2009
20. ## maths

Ty received a separation payment of \$25 000 from his former employer when he was 35-years old. He invested that sum of money at 5.5% compounded semi-annually. When he was 65, he converted the balance into an ordinary annuity paying \$6000 every 3 months

asked by mm on November 22, 2018

The formula A = P + I shows that the total amount of money A received from an investment equals the principal P (the original amount of money invested) plus the interest I. Solve this formula for I.

asked by Anonymous on September 30, 2013
22. ## math

Kent invested \$5000 in a retirement plan. He allocated x dollars of the money to a bond account that earns 4% interest per yr and the rest to a traditional account that earns 5% interest per yr. Write an expression that represents the amount of money

asked by --- on February 17, 2011
23. ## math

A college student invested part of a \$25,000 inheritance at 7% interest and the rest at 6%. If his annual interest is \$1,671 how much did he invest at 6%? If I told you the answer is \$8,000, in your own words, using complete sentences, explain how you

asked by Toni on September 29, 2010
24. ## algebra 2

When you spend \$1 at the grocery store, the store doesn’t keep all of your money as profit. Some of it is reinvested in the economy when the grocery store buys more merchandise from suppliers. In turn, the suppliers don’t keep all of that money as

asked by sam on April 18, 2012

. Richard Simons is selling his house. He has a choice of taking \$125,000 today or \$135,000 in 6 months. If he takes the money today, he can invest it at Valley Bank at 5% interest compounded monthly. c. (1 point) How much would the 125,000 be worth in six

asked by Lynda on December 2, 2013
26. ## Algebra

I really need your help in solving this problem. I really appreciate your time and efforts. Here is the question: An amount of money invested for 1 year in a savings account will earn \$ 1,500. The same amount of money invested in a mini-mall development

asked by Jay on November 2, 2014
27. ## math

a non interest bearing note of 1000 dated january 1, 2010 for 8 months was discounted at a dicounting rate of 10% after 2 months, how much cash is received

asked by Shahzaib on March 4, 2017
28. ## Finance

Your client has been given a trust fund valued at \$1 million. She cannot access the money until she turns 68 years old, which is in 12 years. At that time, she can withdraw \$30,000 per month. If the trust fund is invested at a 7 percent interest rate, how

asked by Dashawn on October 13, 2014
29. ## Math

Kent invested \$5,000 in a retirement plan.He allocated X dollars of the money to a bond account that earns 4% interest per year and the rest to a traditional account that earn 5% interest per year. 1.Write an expression that represents the amount of money

30. ## Math

A mother wants to invest ​\$5000 for her​ son's future education. She invests a portion of the money in a bank certificate of deposit​ (CD account) which earns 4​% simple interest and the remainder in a savings bond that earns 5​% simple interest.

asked by Sara on June 3, 2019
31. ## math

Different Interest Rates. Mrs. Brighton invested \$30,000 and received a total of \$2300 in interest. If she invested part of the money at 10% and the remainder at 5%, then how much did she invest at each rate?

asked by denise on April 3, 2010
32. ## algebra

Sylvia bought a 6-month \$1900 certificate of deposit. At the end of 6 months, she received a \$209 simple interest. What rate of interest did the certificate pay

asked by bob on December 13, 2017
33. ## math

Investing inhertance.Norman invested one-half of his inheritance in a CD that had a 10% annoul yield. He lent one-quarter of of his inheritance to his brother -in-law at 12% simple interest. His income from these two investments was \$6400 for 1 year. How

asked by mohamed on January 29, 2013

suppose u invested some money at 8% simple interest for five years. if u received \$500 in interest, how much money did u invest?

asked by me on October 26, 2010
35. ## math

Mrs. Brighton invested \$30,000 and received a total of \$2,300 in interest. If she invested part of the money at 10% and the remainder at 5%, then how much did she invest at each rate?

asked by helpme on November 30, 2008
36. ## college algebra

Scott and Laura have both invested some money. Scott invested \$2500 more than Laura and at a 3% higher interest rate. If Scott received \$900 annual interest and Laura received \$450, how much did Scott invest?

asked by Dee on September 10, 2013
37. ## algebra

Randy invested his inheritance in an account that paid 6.1% interest, compounded continuously. After 5 years, he found that he now had \$51, 426.94. What was the original amount of his inheritance?

asked by Alissa Beyer on July 30, 2010
38. ## math

A student invests two sums of money at 3% and 4% interest, receiving a total of \$110 in interest after 1 year. Twice as much money is invested at 4% than at 3%. Find the amount invested at each interest rate. Where do I even begin with this?

asked by randy on March 13, 2012
39. ## math

how much money must be invested at 9% p.a to earn \$720 in interest in 4 months?

asked by maya on August 19, 2018
40. ## Algebra

I invested \$42,000 in three funds paying 5%, 7%, and 9% simple interest. The total annual interest from these investments was \$2,600. The amount of money invested at 5% was \$200 less than the amount invested at 7% and 9% combined. How much was invested in

asked by Darrell on April 13, 2011
41. ## algebra

Glenn invested some money is a certificate of deposit (CD) with an annual yield of 9%. He invested twice as much money in a mutual fund with an annualy yield of 12%. His interest from the two investments at the end of the year was \$396. How much money was

asked by RNRH on February 14, 2011
42. ## math

A college student earned \$8900 during summer vacation working as a waiter in a popular restaurant. The student invested part of the money at 10% and the rest at 9%. If the student received a total of \$831 in interest at the end of the year, how much was

asked by help on September 1, 2014
43. ## Math

An inheritance of \$40,000 is invested in two municipal bonds which pay 6% and 7% simple annual interest. If the annual interest from both bonds is \$2,550 how much is invested at each rate?

asked by Bailey on September 23, 2010
44. ## Algebra

1. A sum of \$15,000 was invested in three funds for 1 year. At the end of the year Fund A had earned 8% interest, Fund B had earned 11% interest and Fund C had earned 5% interest. A total of \$1,230 was earned in interest. Twice as much money was initially

asked by Neri on August 13, 2018
45. ## Math

A=P(1+r)^2 A= interest P= principle interest r= interest rate t= time in years If \$4500 invested at 7% interest compounded annually yeilds \$15600, for how many years was the money invested?

asked by Mike on April 19, 2011
46. ## Algebra

Compare the future amounts (A) you would have if the money were invested at simple interest and if it were invested with annual compounding. \$3,000 at 11% for 20 years (a) Calculate the future amount if the money were invested at simple interest. \$ (b)

asked by shirley on May 28, 2012
47. ## algebra

James invested some money at 12% interest. James also invested \$188 more than 4 times that amount at 13%. How much is invested at each rate if Sang receives \$2249.57 in interest after one year?

asked by Hannah on March 22, 2010
48. ## math

. Richard Simons is selling his house. He has a choice of taking \$125,000 today or \$135,000 in 6 months. If he takes the money today, he can invest it at Valley Bank at 5% interest compounded monthly.How much would the 125,000 be worth in six months if

asked by Lynda on December 2, 2013
49. ## pre algerbra

an investment earns 7.5% interest in one year. if the money is withdrawn before th year is up, the interest is protrated so that a proportional amount of the interest is paid out. if \$1960 is invested, what is the total amount that can be withdrawn when

asked by heydog on April 20, 2011
50. ## math

yash invest 1200 in scheme A ,which offers a compd interest at rate of 20% for 2 yrs.he invested a certain sum in scheme B which offers simple interest at rate of 15 % for a period of 3 year. interest received from scheme A Is 42rs more than that received

asked by arun on September 20, 2017

Donna invested her \$33,000 bonus and received a total of \$970 in interest after one year. If part of the money returned 4% and the remainder 2.25%, then how much did she invest at each rate

asked by melissa on June 15, 2010
52. ## Math

A man invests \$5500 dollars in three accounts that pay 5%, 8%, and 9% in annual interest respectively. He has two times as much money invested at 9% as he does at 8%. If the total interest earned for the year is \$449, how much is invested at 5%?

asked by Giselle on October 26, 2012
53. ## Math

melissa invested a some of money at 3% annual simple inter she invested 3 times that some at 5 % annual simple interest if her total yearly interest from both investments was 7200 how much was invested at 3% ?

asked by Joel on March 30, 2011
54. ## math

Samantha lent her brother some money at 9% simple interest and her sister one-half as much money at 16% interest. If she received a total of 34 cents in interest, then how much did she lend to each one?

asked by Andrea B on June 13, 2012
55. ## Math

Sam lent her brother some money at 9% simple interest and her sister one-half as much money at 16% interest. If she received a total of 34 cents in interest, then how much did she lend to each one?

asked by Andrea B on June 13, 2012
56. ## math

Alex invested money in two accounts, and after one year, one of them had earned 13% interest and the other 9%. He had \$700 more invested in the lower interest account and earned a total of 239 in interest after one year. How much did Alex invest in each

asked by sukh on February 12, 2017
57. ## Math

Cheryl has \$2000 less invested in a money market account paying 10% than in a bond paying 7%. If she received \$820 in interest for a year how much did she have in the two accounts?

asked by Tay on April 30, 2017
58. ## algebra

Solve the problem. Helen Weller invested \$15,000 in an account that pays 12% simple interest. How much additional money must be invested in an account that pays 15% simple interest so that the total interest is equal to the interest on the two investments

asked by mark on March 8, 2009
59. ## math

Mr Joyce invested \$ 25,000, part at 4% interest and the remainder at 7% interest. The total income he received from his investment was \$1,450. How much did he invest at each interest rate? Thank you

asked by Marina on October 25, 2015
60. ## math

Kent invested \$5000 in a retirement plan. He allocated x dollars of the money to a bond account that earns 4% interest per yr and the rest to a traditional account that earns 5% interest per yr. Write an expression that represents the amount of money

asked by --- on February 17, 2011
61. ## algebra

In planning for retirement, Karen deposits some money at 2.5% interest and deposits twice as much at 3% interest. Find the amount of money invested at each rate if the total annual income from interest is \$850.

asked by Faith on November 10, 2017
62. ## Algebra 2 & trig

joanna invested \$7500, part at a 5.5% and the remainder at a 6% annual rate of interest. if she collected a total of 435 in interest at the end of one year, how much money was invested at each rate?

asked by Emily on October 28, 2014
63. ## math

(7.RP.3) When invested at an annual interest rate of 6% an account earned \$180.00 of simple interest in one year. How much money was originally invested in account? (1 pt) * a) \$10.80 b) \$108 c) \$648 d) \$30 e) \$300 f) \$3,000

asked by lun on January 4, 2019
64. ## Algebra

Doris invested some money at 7% and some money at 8%. She invested \$6000 more at 8% than she did at 7%. Her total yearly interest from the two investments was \$780. How much did Doris invest at each rate?

asked by Chartel on September 19, 2018
65. ## Math

Range invested \$1000 for college in an account earning 5% simple interest. When she withdrew the investment , she had earned a total of \$550 in interest. How long was the money invested. How long was the money invested? I did 1000(.05) (t) - whatever she

asked by Lauren on April 6, 2016
66. ## math

An investment of \$3,000 is made at an annual simple interest of 5%. How much additional money must be invested at an annual simple interest rate of 8%, so that the total annual interest earned is 7.5 of the original amount that you invested? My answer:

67. ## math

you invested \$4000 in two accounts paying 2% and 9% annual interest, respectively if the total interest earned for the year was \$150, how much was invested at each rate. \$_was invested at 2% and _\$ was invested at 9%

asked by ann on September 11, 2012
68. ## algebra 2

When you spend \$1 at the grocery store, the store doesn’t keep all of your money as profit. Some of it is reinvested in the economy when the grocery store buys more merchandise from suppliers. In turn, the suppliers don’t keep all of that money as

asked by sam on April 21, 2012
69. ## Math - Algebra

A banker invested money in two investments. The first investment returned 4% simple interest. The second investment returned 12% simple interest. If the second investment had \$260.00 more money than the first, and the total interest for both investments

asked by lizzy on October 4, 2019
70. ## math

a principle of \$16,000 is invested at 8% and earns \$8,320. simple interest. How long has the money been invested

asked by Anonymous on December 16, 2010
71. ## Word Problem

Can someone help me figure out the equation? I am not good at figuring this out. Investing her bonus. Donna invested her \$33,000 bonus and received a total of \$970 in interest after 1 year. If part of the money returned 4% & the remainder 2.25%, how much

asked by Shana on September 10, 2007
72. ## math

Mary invested \$3,750 for 42 months at a simple interest rate of 3.85%. How much interest did she earn?

asked by john on March 18, 2015
73. ## MATH HELP ASAP!

Randee invested \$1000 for college in an account earning 5% simple interest. When she withdrew the investment, she had earned a total of \$550 in interest. How long was the money invested? A 9 years B 10 years C 11 years D 12 years

asked by DerpyPegasus33 on December 9, 2014
74. ## Math

tracy invested \$6000 for one year, part at 10% annual and the balance at 13% annual interest. her total interest for the year was \$712.5. how much money did she invested at each rate? I tried using a table for this I just don't know how to set the problem

asked by Makasta on May 28, 2015
75. ## math

Money is invested at two rates of interest. One rate is 8% and the other is 2%. If there is \$1000 more invested at 8% than at 2%. Find the amount invested at each rate if the annual interest from both investments is \$310. Let x amount invested at 8% and y

asked by jerson on April 6, 2010
76. ## algebra

Money is invested at two rates of interest. One rate is 8% and the other is 2%. If there is \$1000 more invested at 8% than at 2%. Find the amount invested at each rate if the annual interest from both investments is \$310. Let x amount invested at 8% and y

asked by jerson on April 6, 2010
77. ## math

Jason invested \$13700 for 2 years and received \$1096.00 in interest. At what rate did he invest if the interest was calculated using the simple interest formula? Use the formula

asked by Anonymous on August 1, 2015
78. ## math

You invested \$4000 in a fund for 2 years and was paid simple interest. The total interest that you received on the investment was \$320. As a percentage, what was the annual interest rate of your investment?

asked by Anonymous on April 3, 2019
79. ## math

An investor receives a total of Rs.5,700 per annum in interest from 3 stocks yielding 4%, 5% and 8% per annum respectively. The amount at 4% is Rs.20,000 more than the amount invested at 5%, and the interest from the 8% investment is 8 times the interest

asked by Haroon Gondal on November 9, 2015
80. ## Math

An investor receives a total of Rs.5,700 per annum in interest from 3 stocks yielding 4%, 5% and 8% per annum respectively. The amount at 4% is Rs.20,000 more than the amount invested at 5%, and the interest from the 8% investment is 8 times the interest

asked by Shahzaib on November 11, 2016

Megan has at most \$1500 to invest. She plans to invest some of the money in a long-term CD at 6% and some of it in a short-term CD at 3%. She wants to earn at least \$75 in interest per year. Write a system of inequlites to represent the situation, and use

asked by Carleigh on January 25, 2009
82. ## math

a mother wants to \$9000 for her son's future education. She invested a portion of the money in a bank certificate(CD account) which earns 4% and the reminder in a savings bond that earns 7%. If the total interest earned after one year is \$540, how much

asked by KaRon on September 3, 2012
83. ## algebra

Dilbert invests a total of \$14,000 in two accounts paying 9% and 15% simple interest, respectively. How much was invested in each account if, after one year, the total interest was \$1,350.00. A) Enter an equation that uses the information as it is given

asked by Tina on October 26, 2015
84. ## Finance

. (TCO 3) Mark deposited \$1,000 today, in an account that pays eight percent interest, compounded semi-annually. Which one of the following statements is correct concerning this investment? (Points : 3) Mark will earn more interest in year 4 than he will

asked by Anonymous on January 28, 2012

A man borrowed \$1,000 on May 1,1999 and agreed to repay the money plus 8% interest in six months. Two months after the money was borrowed, the creditor agreed to settle the debt by discounting it at the simple interest rate of 9%. How much did the creditor

asked by melon on May 4, 2018
86. ## math

(13) Dan invested a total of 12, 000. He invested some of that money at 3% and some at 5%. After one year, he earned a total of 460 in interest. How much did Dan invest at each rate of interest?

asked by sukh on February 12, 2017
87. ## Math

An investment of \$2050 at a rate 2% interest earned in 164 in simple interest. Find the length of the time it was invested for My answer: 4 months

asked by Steve on August 30, 2016
88. ## math

compare the future amounts(a)you would have if the money were invested at a simple interest and if it were invested with annual compounding. ( round your answers to the nearest cent.) \$7,600 at 15% for 25yrs

asked by kim on June 14, 2016
89. ## college math

ok this is the last question i need help on. Abigail just received an inheritance from her grandfather's estate. She will be entering college in 1 year and is expecting to need \$3,000, \$5,000, \$4,000, and \$4,500 respectively at the beginning of each of the

asked by kerry on October 8, 2012
90. ## Math

Larry has an annual return of \$213.00 from \$3000.00 invested at simple interest. One at 5% and the other at 8%. How much is invested at each rate. (Hint, Interest earned = amount invested x rate of interest.)

asked by Lyn on September 10, 2012
91. ## Calculus

Linda has \$9000 to invest. She invested x dollars in an account that earned 3% simple interest and the remainder of the money in an account that earned 2.6% simple interest. In one year, both accounts together earned \$250 interest. How much was invested in

asked by Q on February 5, 2015
92. ## math

Alex invested money in two accounts, and after one year, one of them had earned 13% interest and the other 9%. He had \$700 more invested in the lower interest account and earned a total of 239 in interest after one year. How much did Alex invest in each

asked by sukh on February 11, 2017
93. ## Finance

\$2,000 at 12% for 20 years (a) Calculate the future amount if the money were invested at simple interest (b) Calculate the future amount if the money were invested with annual compounding. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)

asked by Anonymous on June 2, 2012
94. ## algebra with application

\$4,000 at 10% for 20 years (a) Calculate the future amount if the money were invested at simple interest. Calculate the future amount if the money were invested with annual compounding. (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)

asked by Anonymous on November 27, 2011
95. ## Algebra

Helen invested \$14,000 in an account that pays 3% simple interest. How much additional money must be invested in an account that pays 6% simple interest so that the average return on the two investments amounts to 4% ?

asked by Nancy on June 12, 2014
96. ## Math

Charlie wants to buy a \$500 TV in 9 months. How much should he invest now at 8% simple interest to have the money in 9 months?

asked by Brianna on April 30, 2014
97. ## math

Charlie wants to buy a \$900 TV in 9 months. How much should he invest now at 17% simple interest to have the money in 9 months?

asked by mel on January 28, 2009
98. ## Math

Charlie wants to buy a \$1000 TV in 9 months. How much should he invest now at 13% simple interest to have the money in 9 months?

asked by Bernie on September 12, 2010
99. ## math 109

Charlie wants to buy a \$500 TV in 8 months. How much should he invest now at 4% simple interest to have the money in 8 months?

asked by gates on April 29, 2014
100. ## math

Charlie wants to buy a \$900 TV in 15 months. How much should he invest now at 14% simple interest to have the money in 15 months?

asked by kasey on August 30, 2010