Question about Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Use the (-) key next to the decimal point to enter the negative value, not the - key.

Posted on Feb 18, 2010

Selecting END merely sets the payments to occur at the end of each period, as opposed to the beginning. The default setting is END, so selecting it changes nothing. If you want the PMT, move the cursor to the PMT field, then press ALPHA [SOLVE].

Feb 17, 2011 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Thirty year mortgage for $200,000, 8% annual interest. What is the monthly payment?

Press the APPS key. Select "Finance". Select "TVM_Solver..." For N enter 360 (30 years of 12 months). For I% enter 8. For PV enter 200000. For FV enter 0. For P/V and C/V enter 12 if they're not already so. Select "END" on the last line. Move up to the PMT line and press ALPHA [SOLVE] (ALPHA ENTER). You should get a payment amount of $-1467.53 (the negative sign indicates what you pay out).

Press the APPS key. Select "Finance". Select "TVM_Solver..." For N enter 360 (30 years of 12 months). For I% enter 8. For PV enter 200000. For FV enter 0. For P/V and C/V enter 12 if they're not already so. Select "END" on the last line. Move up to the PMT line and press ALPHA [SOLVE] (ALPHA ENTER). You should get a payment amount of $-1467.53 (the negative sign indicates what you pay out).

Jan 30, 2011 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Use the (-) key next to the decimal point to enter negative numbers. - is to subtract one value from another, (-) is for negation.

Sep 15, 2010 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Press the APPS key to bring up the Applications menu. Press 1 to select "Finance..." Press 1 to select "TVM Solver..."

Jun 14, 2010 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Hi,

Through the Finance Application. Press [APPS][1:Finance][1:TVM-Solver] [ENTER].

Hope you find it.

Through the Finance Application. Press [APPS][1:Finance][1:TVM-Solver] [ENTER].

Hope you find it.

Dec 03, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Click APPS and then ENTER for Finance and then ENTER again for the TVM Solver. There you can input the PV, PMT, i, etc.

Jun 22, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Press APPS, select the Finance app, and select the TVM Solver. Enter 7 for N, 8 for I%, -25000 for FV. Navigate to the PV line and press ALPHA ENTER to see the amount.

May 11, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Press APPS. Select Finance. Select TVM Solver.

Enter 240 in the N= line.

Enter 39900 in the PV line.

Enter (-)308 in the PMT line. (-) is the key next to the decimal point.

Make sure END is highlighted on the bottom line.

Move the cursor to the I%= line and press ALPHA SOLVE and see .578650992. That's the monthly interest rate. Multiply by 12 to get the annual rate of 6.943811904%.

Enter 240 in the N= line.

Enter 39900 in the PV line.

Enter (-)308 in the PMT line. (-) is the key next to the decimal point.

Make sure END is highlighted on the bottom line.

Move the cursor to the I%= line and press ALPHA SOLVE and see .578650992. That's the monthly interest rate. Multiply by 12 to get the annual rate of 6.943811904%.

Mar 26, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Press APPS and select the Finance app. Select the TVM Solver.

Enter -4000 for PV, 0 for PMT, 6000 for FV. Be sure you use the (-) key for PV, not the - key. P/V and C/Y should both be 1 and PMT should be END.

If you want 5% annual interest compounded month, enter 5/12 for I%. If you simply want 5% annual interest, enter 5 for I%. Go to N and press ALPHA ENTER to see the number of periods (months or years according to what you entered earlier in this paragraph).

Enter -4000 for PV, 0 for PMT, 6000 for FV. Be sure you use the (-) key for PV, not the - key. P/V and C/Y should both be 1 and PMT should be END.

If you want 5% annual interest compounded month, enter 5/12 for I%. If you simply want 5% annual interest, enter 5 for I%. Go to N and press ALPHA ENTER to see the number of periods (months or years according to what you entered earlier in this paragraph).

Feb 25, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

Press the APPS key and select Finance. If there is no Finance entry, then you need to load the Finance app, which you can get from the calculator CD or download from http://education.ti.com

Jan 19, 2009 | Texas Instruments TI-83 Plus Calculator

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