What is the amount of payment to be made in a sinking fund

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What is the amount of payment to be made in a sinking fund so that the indicated amount will be there when needed. Round to the nearest cent    $14,000 in 5 years,   money earns 8% compounded quarterly,   20 quarterly payments

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School: University of Virginia

Thank you for the opportunity to help you with your question!

We have the formula as


i=rate of interest=8/4 =2%


Substitute and solve for PMT,

Thus $576.20 must be made into the shrinking fund.

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