You can invest in an account that pays simple interest or an account that pays compound interest. In either case, you plan to invest $2,700 today and both accounts have an annual interest rate of 6 percent. How much more interest will you receive in the 9th year in the account that pays compound interest?
$96.20
$109.05
$113.36
$109.87
$162.00
Given,
Present value = $2700
Interest rate (r) = 6% or 0.06
Solution :-
Simple interest in 9th year = $2700 x 6% = $162
So, you will receive $96.20 more interest in the 9th year in the account that pays compound interest.
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