# Question: a recent college graduate borrows 150000 at an interest rate...

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A recent college graduate borrows $150,000 at an interest rate of 6% to purchase a condominium. Anticipating steady salary increases, the buyer expects to make payments at a monthly rate of

800 + 10* t*,

where *t* is the number of months since the loan was
made.

(a) Assuming that this payment schedule can be maintained, when will the loan be fully paid? (Round your answer to two decimal places.)

(b) Assuming the same payment schedule, how large a loan could be paid off in exactly 20 years? (Round your answer to the nearest cent.)