Classroom Activity

Problem 31, Compound Interest
 
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Grades: 9-12


Students use the compound interest formula to examine rates of growth for space mission costs and the salaries of astronomers, with allowance for inflation. A one-page teacher guide accompanies the one-page assignment.

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This mathematics problem is part of Space Math III.