This post explains and give practice opportunities related to TEKS 8.12D:
calculate and compare simple interest and compound interest earnings
Students learn calculate different kinds of interest and compare how they affect amounts.
Between 2016 and 2021, this readiness standard has been tested 10 times on the STAAR test. Videos explaining the problems can be found below. If you'd rather take a quiz over these questions, click here. The videos below are linked to the questions in the quiz as answer explanations after the quiz is submitted.
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