This post explains and give practice opportunities related to TEKS 8.12A:
solve real-world problems comparing how interest rate and loan length affect the cost of credit
Students compare interest rates and their effects on total loan cost.
Between 2016 and 2021, this supporting standard has been tested 2 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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