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Determine the present value if $15,000 is to be received at the end of eight years and the...

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Determine the present value if $15,000 is to be received at the end of eight years and the discount rates is 9 percent. How would your answer change if you had to wait six years to receive $15,000?

Present value:

Present value is a part of the time value of money concept. This concept is used to calculate the power of money received today compared with the power of money received in the future.

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Let us calculate present value with the help of a formula:

{eq}\boldsymbol{PV} = \boldsymbol{\frac{FV}{(1+r)^n}} {/eq}

where,

  • PV = Present value...

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