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8. You want to buy a new sports car from Muscle Motors for \$68,000. The contract...

8. You want to buy a new sports car from Muscle Motors for \$68,000. The contract is in the form of a 60-month annuity due at a 7.85 percent annually. What will your monthly payment be? *

a. \$1,736.22

b. \$1255.29

c. \$1450.87

d. \$1,373.92

e. None of the above

9. Your uncle has \$375,000 and wants to retire. He expects to live for another 25 years and to earn 7.5% on his invested funds. How much could he withdraw at the end of each of the next 25 years and end up with zero in the account? *

a. \$28,843.38

b. \$30,361.46

c. \$31,959.43

d. \$33,641.50

e. None of the above

10. Garvin Enterprises’ bonds currently sell for \$1,150. They have a 6-year maturity, an annual coupon of \$85, and a par value of \$1,000. What is their current yield? *

a. 5.36%

b. 6.12%

c. 7.39%

d. 8.07%

e. None of the above

11. Suppose the U.S. Treasury offers to sell you a bond for \$747.25. No payments will be made until the bond matures 5 years from now, at which time it will be redeemed for \$1,000. What interest rate would you earn if you bought this bond at the offer price? *

a. 6.76%

b. 4.86%

c. 5.40%

d. 6.00%

e. None of the above

12. What would be the yield to call of a 14 percent coupon rate, \$1,000 par value bond priced at \$1,160 if the call can be made in four years at a price of \$1,080? *

a. 10%

b. 11.6%

c. 10.64%

d. 14%

e. None of the above

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