MATH2P75
Assignment 1
Dr. Pauline Fu
Assignment 1 (5%)
Due June 11 28 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2014
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
Objectives (week 1 to week 4)
Calculate interest, maturity

MATH2P75
Assignment 1
Dr. Pauline Fu
Assignment 1 (5%)
Due June 4 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2014
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
This assignment covers the objectives from week 1 to week 4.
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The Professional Guitar Masterclass
Lesson 1.2 - Technique 101 - Finger Exercises
Let's talk about the pick. Some people resist using a pick, but I recommend that you use one.
Picks are made out of different materials and come in many thicknesses. Please

Database Management
Systems
Chapter 1
Instructor: James Bell
jdbell@brocku.ca
www.cosc.brocku.ca/Offerings/2P3
2
atabase Management Systems 3ed, R. Ramakrishnan and J. Gehrke
What Is a DBMS?
A very large, integrated collection of
data.
Models real-world

A lottery offers the winner a choice between a $3
and continued for 20 years. Which alternativ shou
figure out the PV of the annuities due
PMT=7000
i=
0.0200
n=
80
PV=283,775.83
A car sells for $27,900. The manfacturer offers an
IF the residual value is $

MATH 2P75
Simple Interest
By Dr. Pauline Fu
I=Prt
I
P
r
t
the amount of Interest earned
Principal sum of money
Simple annual interest rate
Interest period in years
Solve following problems using Excel
1. $21.40
2. 9 months
3. 6.5%
4. $9797.92
5. $6187.50

9-Jul-14
3 topics for today
Loan payment and balance
bond price
investment decision
Review last class
Interst portion i*previous balance
Principal portion PMT-interest portion
Balance after the payment previous balance - pr
Today, calculate the precise ca

An annuity is a series of equal payments at regular int
PMT = Periodic payment in an annuity
n = number of payments in the annuity
Ordinary Annuities: payments are made at the end of
Ordinary Simple Annuities: payment interval equals to
Ordinary General A

Deferred Annuities may be viewed as an ordinary
deferral) has passed
Your friend is thinking about paying his loan at $45
step 1: the PV of the annuity
Step 2: the PV of the 1770
1770
1656
an ordinary anniuty that does not begin until a time in
is loan at

Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75
Pauline Fu, Ph.D.
pfu@brocku.ca
Office: MCJ 434
Office Hours: Wednesdays, 5 pm to 7 pm
Week 3 Compound Interest
Agenda
Any Questions?
Review week 2
Group Project Assignment due July 9
Assignment 1 due June 4
C

FV = PV(1+i)^n
The maturity value of a three-year, $5000 compou
Calculate the nominal rate of interest paid on the
a) Annually b) Quarterly
Solution a): PV=5000, FV=5788.13, n=3
i=(FV/PV)^(1/n)-1
5.00%
b) PV, FV same as a), n=3*4=12
1.23%
Nominal rate of

Informed Search and Exploration
Chapter 4 (4.1-4.3)
CS 2710
1
Introduction
Ch.3 searches good
building blocks for
learning about search
But vastly inefficient eg:
Can we
Time
do better?
Space
Breadth
First
B^D
B^D
Optimal?
Y
Complete?
Y
CS 2710 Informe

The Professional Guitar Masterclass
Lesson 1.4 - Rhythm 101 - Strumming And Transitions
Now that we have a vocabulary of chords at our disposal we need to talk about how to use
them. Let's start with a couple of basic strumming patterns to get used to pla

The Professional Guitar Masterclass
Lesson 1.8 - Introduction To Chords
Up until this point, we have been playing individual notes one at a time. When you
play more than one note at a time, this is called a chord. Chords are the building
blocks of songs.

1. On June 1 of each year, BMO Bank was advertising rates of 0.5%, 0.75%,
1.25%, in successive years of their three-year compound-interest board. Also,
BMO offered 2% compounded annually on their three-year fixed rate compound
interest GCI.
a). What will

MATH2P75
Assignment 1
Dr. Susanna Spektor
Assignment 1 (5%)
Due June 8 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2016
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
This assignment covers the objectives from week 1 to week

1. Find the size of the payment required at the end of every six months to repay a six-year loan of
$20,000 if the payments are deferred for two years and interest is 5% compounded semiannually
Payments are semi-annually (end of period)
Interest is compou

MATH2P75
Assignment 3
Dr. Susanna Spektor
Assignment 3 (5%)
Due July 6 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2016
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
This assignment covers the objectives from week 1 to week

Project Description:
In this project, you will create a worksheet that calculates membership costs for Buff and Tuff
Gym. You will create functions that determine costs based on a condition, lookup membership
rates and fees, and calculate monthly payments

The Professional Guitar Masterclass
Lesson 1.13 - Improvising 101
For most aspiring guitarists, improvising is the largest source of frustration and
intimidation. And, if you think about it, this makes sense. Everything else you can
copy! So for The Profe

The Professional Guitar Masterclass
Lesson 1.12 - Pentatonic Scales
The first scales we will be learning to play are five note scales, known as pentatonic
scales. The reason we start with five note scales and not the full seven note major
scale is because

Repayment schedule for a fixed-payment loan
Bill borrowed $4000 at prime plus 1.5% fro its bank on
Number Interest
Date
of days rate
Interst
May-29
8.75%
Jul-01
33 8.75%
31.64
Aug-01
31 8.75%
24.02
Aug-04
3 8.75%
1.77
Sep-01
28
9%
16.95
yment loan
.5% fro

Project Description:
In this project, you will create a worksheet that calculates membership
costs for Buff and Tuff Gym. You will create functions that determine
costs based on a condition, lookup membership rates and fees, and
calculate monthly payments

MATH2P75
Assignment 3 solution
Dr. Pauline Fu
Assignment 3 (5%)
Due July 16 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2014
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
Objectives (weeks 9 to 10)
Calculate FV and PV of an

MATH2P75
Assignment 2
Dr. Pauline Fu
Assignment 2 (5%)
Due July 2 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2014
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
Objectives (weeks 6 to 8)
Calculate future value and present v

MATH2P75
Assignment 3 hints
Dr. Pauline Fu
Assignment 3 (5%)
Due July 16 by 7:00 PM
Introductory Financial Mathematics
MATH 2P75, Spring 2014
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
Brock University
Objectives (weeks 9 to 10)
Calculate FV and PV of annui

Royalty Statement
Project Description:
You manage a small publishing company in Austin, Texas. You publish
and sell hardback and paperback novels to regional bookstores. At the
end of every six-month period, you prepare royalty statements for the
authors