ERIC Number: ED459079
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2001-Mar-30
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Can You Beat the SC Tuition Prepayment Program?
Fitzkee, Thomas L.
This paper consists of a learning unit for college algebra in which the problem presents three different payment plans for a tuition plan to pay for college expenses. The details of each payment plan are presented, each followed by several exercises so that comparisons of the results can be made across payment plans. (MM)
Descriptors: Algebra, Higher Education, Interest (Finance), Mathematics Activities, Mathematics Instruction, Problem Solving, Secondary Education
For full text: http://archives.math.utk.edu/ICTCM.
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers; Tests/Questionnaires
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Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
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