Education Technology

Interest and Annuities

Activity Overview

These questions involve compound interest, annuities, and amortizing a loan. Students will find the present and future value of investments; they will also find monthly payments and total interest paid on a loan. Solutions are provided.

Before the Activity

Download the attached LearningCheck™ file to students' calculators.

During the Activity

This LearningCheck(TM) appvar can be sent to your class using TI-Navigator.

After the Activity

Review student answers:

  • As a class, discuss questions that appeared to be more challenging
  • Re-teach concepts as necessary