### Financial Algebra - Kaiserslautern District Mathematics 4-12

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LOANS
OBJECTIVES
Read monthly payments from a table.
Compute monthly payments using a
formula.
Compute finance charges on loans.
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Key Terms
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promissory note
principal
annual percentage rate
cosigner
life insurance
prepayment privilege
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prepayment penalty
wage assignment
wage garnishment
balloon payment
lending institution
collateral
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What information do you need to know before
taking out a loan?
Why is it important to read the fine print in a
promissory note?
How does it affect a bank when a loan is paid
off early?
What type of lending institutions have you
heard of?
Are any of these available locally?
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Table of monthly payments per \$1,000 of principal
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Example 1
What is the monthly payment for a \$4,000 two-year loan
with an APR of 8.50%?
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Juan is borrowing \$41,000 for 5 years at an APR of
6.5%. What is the monthly payment?
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Example 2
What is the total amount of the monthly payments for a
\$4,000, two-year loan with an APR of 8.50%?
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The total of monthly payments for a 5-year loan is
\$7,171.20. The APR is 7.25%. How much money was
originally borrowed?
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EXAMPLE 3
Find the finance charge for a \$4,000, two-year loan with
an 8.5% APR?
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Karl is borrowing x dollars over a three-year period.
The monthly payment is y dollars. Express his finance
charge algebraically.
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EXAMPLE 4
Mark bought a new car. The total amount he needs to
borrow is \$28,716. He plans on taking out a 4-year loan
at an APR of 5.12%. What is the monthly payment?
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