Continuous versus Compounded Interest

Initializing live version
Download to Desktop

Requires a Wolfram Notebook System

Interact on desktop, mobile and cloud with the free Wolfram Player or other Wolfram Language products.

This Demonstration compares continuously compounded interest to compounded interest. As the number of periods increases, the compounded interest graph looks more and more like the graph of the continuously compounded interest.

Contributed by: Jonathan Scherzer and Yossi Quint (April 2011)
Open content licensed under CC BY-NC-SA




Feedback (field required)
Email (field required) Name
Occupation Organization
Note: Your message & contact information may be shared with the author of any specific Demonstration for which you give feedback.