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Fill in the table for the following zero Coupon bonds. The face value of each bond is $1,000. Price Maturity(years) Yield to Maturity $300 30 ? $300 ? 8% ? 10 10%

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Fill in the table for the following zero Coupon bonds. The face value of each bond is $1,000. Price Maturity(years) Yield to Maturity $300 30 ? $300 ? 8% ? 10 10%

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