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Teach adolescents to use credit responsibly. The 32nd installment of a 35-part module covers how to calculate credit card payments using a geometric series. It teaches terminology and concepts necessary to understand credit card debt.
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- Have the class research APRs on credit cards
- Consider using spreadsheets to calculate payments
- Lesson builds on formulas from previous lessons; be sure pupils are comfortable with these formulas
- Lesson covers an important financial literacy topic
- Teacher resource includes step-by-step explanations for all problems