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MASTER
LEVEL ONE
THIS IS HOW IT ALL STARTS
LEVEL ONE This Is How It All Starts LEVEL TWO Tools for Evaluating Alternatives Chapter 5
Present Worth Analysis
LEVEL THREE Making Decisions on RealWorld Projects Chap

TERMINOLOGY AND SYMBOLS The equations and procedures of engineering economy utilize the following terms and symbols. Sample units are indicated. P = value or amount of money at a time designated as the present or time 0. Also P is referred to as present w

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APPENDIX B
Compound Interest Tables
Values of Interest Factors When N Equals Innity
Single Payment: (F P, i, ) = (P F, i, ) = 0 Arithmetic Gradient Series: (A G, i, ) = 1 i (P G, i, ) = 1 i2 Uniform Payment Seri

1. The cash ows (in thousands) associated with FisherPrices Touchlearningsystemareshownbelow.Youwanttodetermine the uniform quarterly series (call it x) in quarters 0 through 8 thatwouldbeequivalenttothecashowsshownataninterest rateof16%peryear,compounded

Most commonly used Excel functions in economic analysis: To find the present value P: PV(i%,n,A,F) To find the future value F: FV(i%,n,A,P) To find the equal, periodic value A: PMT(i%,n,P,F) To find the number of periods n: NPER(i%,A,P,F) To find the comp