# Compound Interest Table

Compound Interest Table

These kinds of tables for looking up compound interest for various factors are very commonly used in engineering economics.

Some definitions: = effective interest rate per unit period (normally one year) = number of interest periods = a present sum of money = a future sum of money equivalent to but interest periods from the present at interest rate = an end-of-period cash receipt or disbursement in a uniform series continuing for periods with the entire series equivalent to or at interest rate = uniform period-by-period increase or decrease in cash receipts or disbursement; the arithmetic gradient

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