The Slush Pile is Bruce Anthony’s repository of short reads. The fertile mind of an author is always sprouting opinions, viewpoints, observations, and sometimes simply thoughts of wonderment that are shown to friends who continually ask, “So, what have you written lately?” They are offered here for public interest, contrary opinion, and dispute. They are intended as engaging and informative short articles.
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You have paid $1,063.65 for a bond with 9 years remaining to maturity. Interest on the bond is paid semiannually. If the current rate of return for similar investments is a nominal 8%, what is this bond’s coupon rate? Round your answer to two decimal places.
The Essayscontain an eclectic cocktail of opinions, thoughts, extrapolation, and perhaps even prophesy, gathered from a lifetime of learning, experience and practice. It is a compendium of lessons learned, observation of life, and expectation contrasted with actuality. It is sage advice intended for young adults venturing into independent existence in the World.
Volume 2provides advice on preparing for emergencies; deep thoughts about atomic energy, time and music;and a number of computer related articles written for information system professionals but perhaps of interest and knowledge broadening to computer appliance users. Subjects include:
Music Computer Knowledge Dvorak Keyboard
Business Info ManagementInfo Assets