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  2. Keypad - Wikipedia

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    Origin of the order difference. Although calculator keypads pre-date telephone keypads by nearly thirty years, the top-to-bottom order for telephones was the result of research studies conducted by a Bell Labs Human Factors group led by John Karlin.

  3. Mortgage industry of the United States - Wikipedia

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    The mortgage industry of the United States is a major financial sector. The federal government created several programs, or government sponsored entities, to foster mortgage lending, construction and encourage home ownership.

  4. List of dates for Easter - Wikipedia

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    A chronology since Council Nicaea "Date of Easter Sunday" Father Kevin Michael Laughery, as observed by Western Christians since A.D. 326 (last updated Monday, February 28, 2022; this site now only covers 1818–2105) Interactive calculator generates historical feast dates in Julian calendar prior to 1582 Gregorian reforms

  5. Term life insurance - Wikipedia

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    Payout likelihood and cost difference. Both term insurance and permanent insurance use the same mortality tables for calculating the cost of insurance, and provide a death benefit which is income tax free. However, the premium requirement for term insurance is substantially lower for younger individuals than those for permanent insurance.

  6. Incorporation (business) - Wikipedia

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    The only difference is in Bulgaria, where it is reversed: "ООД" (OOD) (Bulgarian: Дружество с ограничена отговорност, romanization: Druzhestvo s ogranichena otgovornost). It also can be used for Ltd. (UK)

  7. Day count convention - Wikipedia

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    The 30/360 calculation is listed on standard loan constant charts and is now typically used by a calculator or computer in determining mortgage payments. This method of treating a month as 30 days and a year as 360 days was originally devised for its ease of calculation by hand compared with the actual days between two dates.

  8. Elongation (astronomy) - Wikipedia

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    As one moves further out, the difference in magnitude that correlates to the difference in elongation gradually falls. At opposition, the brightness of Jupiter from Earth ranges 3.3-fold; whereas that of Uranus – the most distant Solar System body visible to the naked eye – ranges by 1.7 times.

  9. Discounting - Wikipedia

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    The "time value of money" indicates there is a difference between the "future value" of a payment and the "present value" of the same payment. The rate of return on investment should be the dominant factor in evaluating the market's assessment of the difference between the future value and the present value of a payment; and it is the market's ...