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Re: Inconsistent results #1: 12c vs. 12c Platinum
Message #1 Posted by hugh on 14 May 2003, 2:16 p.m.

i get fv = 25*(1.15^40-1)/(1.15^(1/26)-1) = 1,237,786.9304496213

By "correct" answer, I meant...
Message #2 Posted by Gene on 14 May 2003, 3:22 p.m.,
in response to message #1 by hugh

The answer listed in the PPC Journal. You're quite right.

I note that the calculators with greater precision (19BII, 48GX, etc) give the answer similar to the one you show.

The 12c and 12c platinum really should give the same answers, especially if they are sold as "compatible".

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