# Powers

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Question 1: Which would earn more yield over one year: simple interest at 5% or compound interest at 5%?

Question 2: Which would earn more yield over two years: simple interest at 5% or compound interest at 5%?

Question 3: A man invests €100 for ten years at 10% simple interest. What is his final amount?

Question 4: A man invests €100 for ten years at 10% compound interest. What is his final amount?

Question 5: A man has €200 to invest. He can put it at 10% simple interest for 5 years. If he put it at 10% compound interest for the same period, how much more or less yield would he earn?

Question 6: Which of the following is equal to \$5^{-6}\$ + \$5^{-5}\$?

Question 7: What is \$512^{(9^{-1})}\$?

Question 8: What is equal to \$1/2\$:

Question 9: What is 11 (base ten) in binary code (base 2)?

Question 10: There are 64 squares on a chessboard. If you place 1 rice grain on the first square, 2 on the second, 4 on the third, etc., how many rice grains will be on the 64th square?