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  • Product: Calculator
  • Model/name: 30B
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HP 30b Business Professional
Quick Start Guide
Edition 1
HP Part Number: NW238-90201
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Legal Notices
This manual and any examples contained herein are provided "as is" and are subject
to change without notice. Hewlett-Packard Company makes no warranty of any kind
with regard to this manual, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of
merchantability, non-infringement and fitness for a particular purpose. In this regard,
HP shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained in the
manual.
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quential damages in connection with the furnishing, performance, or use of this man-
ual or the examples contained herein.
Copyright © 2009 Hewlett-Packard Development Company, L.P.
Reproduction, adaptation, or translation of this manual is prohibited without prior
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Hewlett-Packard Company
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MS 66M-785
San Diego, CA 92127-1899
USA
Printing History
Edition 1, July 2009
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HP 30b Business Professional
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Keyboard Map Legend
No. Feature No. Feature
1 Time Value of Money
(TVM) keys
8 Mathematical functions
(rows) and Math menu
2 Cash flows, Internal
Rate of Return (IRR) and
Net Preset Value (NPV)
9 Program key (opens
program mode)
3 Data and Statistics
menus
10 Backspace and Reset
menu
4 Input key and Memory
menu
1
1 Parentheses and RPN
roll-down and swap
keys
5 Up and down arrow
(scroll) and insert and
delete keys
12 Black-Scholes menu
(press and hold the
shift key followed by
the Bond key for Black-
Scholes menu)
6 Shift (access shifted
function keys and
menus printed in blue)
13 Two line display
7 On/Off 14 Annunciator display
area
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Table of Contents
HP 30b Business Professional......................................... iii
Keyboard Map Legend.................................................. iv
Welcome to your HP 30b Business Professional financial cal-
culator..........................................................................1
The Keys.......................................................................1
The Shift Key.................................................................2
The Input Key ................................................................2
The Equals Key..............................................................3
The On Key ..................................................................3
Two Line Display ...........................................................3
Customizing the Calculator .............................................4
Menus, Menu Items, and Assigning Values to Menu Items...8
The Reset Menu ...........................................................10
Notes about Special Menus ..........................................10
Memory and the Memory Menu ....................................11
Storing and Recalling Numbers .....................................11
Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) Mode..............................11
Keys Used to Manipulate the RPN Stack .........................14
Algebraic Mode ..........................................................14
Chain Mode ...............................................................14
Keys and Functions ......................................................15
Basic Financial Calculation Example ..............................21
Warranty and Contact Information ................................24
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Replacing the Batteries.................................................24
Customer Care............................................................26
Product Regulatory & Environment Information ................31
Federal Communications Commission Notice..................31
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Getting Started 1
1 Getting Started
Welcome to your HP 30b Business Professional financial
calculator
This booklet is intended to get you started quickly with the basic features of
your HP 30b Business Professional financial calculator. Use it for quick refer-
ence. For more detailed information about the HP 30b Business Professional,
refer to the HP website, www.hp.com/calculators. The user’s guide may be
found on the website, and it is highly recommended you refer to the user’s
guide to thoroughly familiarize yourself with the many features of your calcu-
lator.
The Keys
Aside from the shift key, :, all of the keys on the HP 30b calculator per-
form more than one function. The primary function of a key is indicated by
the characters printed in white on the upper face of the key. Alternate func-
tions are indicated by the characters printed in blue on the lower face of the
key, and, in one instance, printed on the keyboard. See Figure 1.
Figure 1
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• To specify the primary function on the upperface of the key, press the
key alone.
• To specify the shifted function printed in blue on the lower face of the
key, press and release the : key, followed by the desired function
key.
• To specify the function printed above a key, press and hold : and
simultaneously press the key below the printed function.
The Shift Key
Pressing the shift key,:, turns on a status indicator called an annunciator
at the top of the display. If you press : once again, or press a function
key, the shift annunciator turns off. There are a total of 12 annunciators.
When displayed, each signifies the status of the calculator in certain opera-
tions. When applicable, the descriptions below identify when an indicator
appears on screen.
In this manual, the highlighted portion of the key symbol, or symbols, repre-
sents the active function of the key. Unless otherwise indicated, press and
release the desired key, or key combination in order from left to right. You do
not need to press and hold the keys unless you require the Black-Scholes Cal-
culation menu (Black S). Secondary, or shifted functions, are preceded by the
shift key symbol, :.
The Input Key
The Input key,I, is used to input values for variables and execute
menu items.
The I key is also used in Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) mode to enter
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a number on the stack or duplicate it.
The Equals Key
The Equals key,=, is used at the end of a mathematical operation to cal-
culate the final result. For example, pressing 1+2= in Alge-
braic mode returns a final result of 3.
The = key, when pressed outside of a mathematical operation, also
allows you to request a calculation for the value of an item. This request only
applies to items that can be calculated.
The On Key
Pressing the On key,O, one time cancels current number entries,
mathematical operations, or a menu selection, in that order.
Pressing O repeatedly when performing multiple operations cancels one
operation at a time, from the latest to the earliest. For information on resetting
the calculator with the Reset menu, refer to the section below titled, The Reset
Menu.
Two Line Display
There are two lines in the display screen as shown in Figure 2.
Figure 2 Display Screen
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The top line of the screen displays operation status, operator symbols,
annunciators, and abbreviations of the registers, variables, and menu names.
This line is referred to as the top line. In Figure 2, SIN is on the top line. Note
the RPN annunciator to the right of the display, indicating that the calculator’s
operating mode is RPN. The bottom line displays numbers you have entered,
or results. This line is referred to as the bottom line.
Customizing the Calculator
Table 1-1 lists the functions available for customizing the calculator in the
Mode menu, including setting the default language for messages displayed
on screen. To open the Mode menu, press :u. Use the arrow keys,
< and >, to navigate through the menu. To view the available options
in a menu and change a setting, press I with an item displayed. The
displayed setting is the active setting. To exit the menu, press O.
Table 1-1 Customizing the Calculator
Display/
Function
Description
Turn the
calculator on/
off
To turn the calculator on, press O. To turn it off, press
:O. The calculator automatically turns off after
approximately five minutes if not in use.
Display contrast
To adjust the display contrast, press and hold O while
simultaneously pressing either + or -. Each press
of the + or - key increases or decreases the
contrast of the display, respectively.
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FIX= Display precision (the number of digits displayed to the
right of the decimal point). Default is 2.
Key in the number of digits you want and press I,
or press = until the number of digits you want is
displayed. The display precision can be any number from
0-1
1. If you specify -1, the calculator displays numbers with
the most appropriate number of digits after the decimal
point. If you find you need to change the FIX setting often,
use the following shortcut:
1. Press : and release it. Check that the secondary
function annunciator is displayed.
2. Press : again, and, without releasing it, press a
key, 0-9 that corresponds to the desired FIX setting. FIX
settings for 10 and 1
1 are not available using this
shortcut. If you press the decimal point,., instead of
a numbered key, FIX=-1 is selected.
Degree or
Radian
Angular mode in degrees or radians for trigonometric
functions. Default is Degree.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
Table 1-1 Customizing the Calculator
Display/
Function
Description
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mm.ddyyyy or
dd.mmyyyy
Format for dates. December 3, 2010 is entered as
12.032010 in mm.ddyyyy format, or 3.122010 in
dd.mmyyyy format. Note the (.) in both formats separating
the first and second groups. Default is mm.ddyyyy format.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
Note that when a date is displayed, a number between 1
and 7 also displays at the right of the screen. This number
indicates the day of the week corresponding to that date.
Monday is 1, and Sunday is 7.
NOTE: in 360-day calendar mode (Cal.360), days of the
week are displayed only if the date is valid.
1.23 or 1,23 Selects point or comma as decimal separator.
Default is decimal point, 1.23.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
1000.00,
1,000.00,
1000,00 or
1.000,00
Selects thousands separator.
Default is none, 1000.00.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
NOTE: the 1000.00 and 1,000.00 options are only
available if the decimal separator is set for point (.);
1000,00 and 1.000,00 are available only if the decimal
separator is set for comma (,).
Table 1-1 Customizing the Calculator
Display/
Function
Description
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Chain,
Algebraic, or
RPN
Calculation mode. Default is Chain.
For more information on operating modes, refer to the
sections titled, Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) Mode,
Algebraic Mode, and Chain Mode below. Pressing
I cycles through these options.
English,
Français,
Deutch, or
Español
Language setting for messages displayed on screen.
Default is English.
Pressing I cycles through these options.
Actual or
Cal.360
Calendar options for bonds and date calculations.
Default is Actual.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
Annual or
Semiannual
Bond type.
Default is Annual.
Pressing I toggles between these options.
TVM Standard
or TVM
Canada
Activate or deactivate the compounding per year option
(C/YR) in time value of money (TVM) calculations. This
option is primarily used for Canadian mortgage
calculations.
Table 1-1 Customizing the Calculator
Display/
Function
Description
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Menus, Menu Items, and Assigning Values to Menu Items
Many of the calculator's functions are located within menus. A menu is a cat-
alog which permits you to select an item from a list of options. To access a
menu, press the key, or secondary-function, key combination for the menu in
which you wish to work. To exit a menu, press O. For example, to access
the Bond menu, press B. Once opened, you can scroll through the items in
the menu by pressing < or > repeatedly. When you arrive at the last
item in a menu, pressing < returns you to the first item. Similarly, pressing
> once on the first menu item scrolls to the last item in the menu. Some
menus have sub-menus. If an item represents a sub-menu, pressing I
with that menu item displayed opens the sub-menu.
Most menu items consist of two parts: a name and an associated number. For
example, the Fixed item in the Break-even menu is displayed in Figure 3.
Figure 3
The large (=) annunciator shows that the value assigned to Fixed is 120,000.
If you perform a calculation with this item displayed by pressing
1+2= for example, Fixed is still selected as the current item,
but the large (=) annunciator is now turned off, indicating the 3 is not the
value assigned to Fixed. See: Figure 4.
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Figure 4
At this point, to return to the display of the Fixed menu item shown in
Figure 3, press O.
There are four types of menu items:
1. Read/write. Read/write menu items, such as Fixed in the Break-even
menu shown above, are easily recognizable, because when they are
selected, both the INPUT and small (=) annunciators are lit. When lit,
these annunciators indicate that keying in a number and pressing
I will store the entered number in the displayed menu item.
Pressing = (outside of a mathematical operation) calculates the
value for that item based on available data.
2. Read-only. Read-only items such as Internal Rate of Return (IRR% ) in
the IRR menu are display-only; they are values computed internally by
the calculator.
3. Write-only. Write-only items, such as investment interest rate (Inv. I% )
in the Net Present Value (NPV) menu, are similar to read/write items in
that the INPUT annunciator is lit when these items are selected,
indicating that keying in a number and pressing I stores that
number in that menu item. However, the = key does not calculate a
value for that item.
4. Special items. Special items, such as the Degree/Radian option in the
Mode menu, the items of the Reset menu, and the items of the Percent
Calculation (%calc ) menu perform an action when I is
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pressed. Depending on the menu, this action can be the selection of a
sub-menu (%calc), changing a mode or setting (Mode menu), or
erasing data (Reset menu).
The Reset Menu
The Reset menu allows you to reset some, or all, of the menu items, variables,
and registers to their default values.
To open the Reset menu, press :x. TVM displays on the top line. Press
< or > repeatedly to scroll to a specific item. To validate a choice and
reset the selected items, press I. Press O to cancel. If you select
the command to reset the cash flow (Cash Flow), statistics (Stats ), or all values
(All ) items, you will be prompted to confirm your choice. At the Del. All?, Del.
Data?, and Del. CF? prompts, press I again to confirm the reset, or
O to cancel.
While working within a specific menu, pressing :x takes you directly
to the item of the Reset menu that allows you to reset that specific menu. For
example, if you are working in the Bond menu and you wish to reset all your
entries in the Bond menu, with any item of the Bond menu displayed, press
:x. Bond displays on screen. At this prompt, pressing I resets
the Bond menu and returns you to the last item you were working with in the
Bond menu.
Notes about Special Menus
The Mode, Memory, Math and Reset menus are unique menus; they allow you
to work in another menu simultaneously without having to exit. For example, if
you were working in the Bond menu prior to entering one of these menus,
pressing O to exit returns you to your previous work in the Bond menu.
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Memory and the Memory Menu
The Memory menu contains the following items: memories 1–9 (Mem 1–9)
and 0 (Mem 0), Cash Flow, Statistics (Stats), and Memory. To enter the menu,
press :t. Press < or > repeatedly to scroll through the
items starting with memory 1 (Mem 1).
The Cash Flow and Statistics menus share the same memory and are limited
to a combined total of 50 memory slots. The number displayed with Memory
refers to the number of remaining memory slots. When the cash flow or
statistics items are displayed, a number also appears on the bottom line. This
number indicates the number of memory slots used by the menu.
Pressing I with this number displayed resets the memory of the dis-
played menu item and erases all entered data. Since entering data in these
menus can represent a significant amount of work, you will be asked to con-
firm your choice. At the Del.Data? or Del.CF? prompts, press I to con-
firm, or O to cancel.
Storing and Recalling Numbers
To store a number in the display, press :$, followed by the number of
the memory in which you wish to store that number, (1-9, or 0). To recall the
number later on, press Lfollowed by the memory number. When a memory
item is displayed, you can key in a new number and modify the value of the
memory by pressing I.
Reverse Polish Notation (RPN) Mode
The following information is a brief overview of how RPN works. In RPN
mode, numbers are entered first, separated by pressing I, followed
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by an operation key. Pressing the I key is optional after entering a
number, if the next key pressed is an operation. Each time you press an oper-
ation or function key in RPN, the answer is calculated immediately and dis-
played. For example, suppose you wanted to add two numbers in RPN, 1
and 2. Press 1I2+. The result, 3.00, is calculated and dis-
played immediately.
There are four special registers used for storing numbers during calculations,
which are stacked on top of one another. Called the stack, these registers are
designated X,Y, Z, and T. X is on the bottom, and T is on the top. Most often,
the number in the display is the number in the X-register. Primarily, the num-
bers in the X- and Y-registers are the numbers used in calculations. The Z and
T registers are used for the automatic retention of intermediate results during
chain calculations.
The I key separates numbers in the vertical stack and positions them
in the X- and Y-registers, and, in addition to displaying intermediate results,
this vertical arrangement of the stack allows you to copy and rearrange num-
bers without reentering them. For more complex problems requiring two or
more operations, you do not need to enter parentheses to set operational pri-
ority. Key in numbers and operations inside the parentheses first, followed by
those outside of the parentheses. If a problem has more than one set of
parentheses, start by working with the operations and numbers in the inner-
most parentheses and work your way out.
For example, in RPN mode calculate . Although this is a
simple example, you can use the principles introduced here when working
with more complex problems.
3 4
+
( ) 5 6
+
( )
×
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One way to calculate this problem is to key in the numbers and operations
within the parentheses first, followed by the operation outside of the
parentheses. See Table 1-2.
Table 1-2
Keys Display and Description
3I
4+
Inputs the numbers and the operation in the first set of
parentheses. Intermediate results are displayed. Note the
(+) and (RPN) annunciators.
5I
6+
Inputs the numbers and the operation in the second set of
parentheses. Intermediate results are displayed. Note
the (+) annunciator.
*
Finishes the operation and displays the results.
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Keys Used to Manipulate the RPN Stack
• Press ( to perform a roll down of the stack. Note the small arrow on
the key. A roll down moves the numbers in each register down one
level, and the number in the bottom register moves up to the top of the
stack.
• Press Dto perform a swap of the stack. Note the small symbol on the
key. A swap operation exchanges the numbers of the X and Y registers
of the stack.
• If no menu is selected, the < key performs the roll down operation,
and the > key performs the swap operation.
Algebraic Mode
To perform the same example in Table 1-2 in Algebraic mode, use parenthe-
ses to set the order of operation, and key in the expression as it is written
from left to right. Press :u<(five times) followed by I to set
the operating mode to Algebraic. The message on screen, Algebraic , con-
firms your choice. Press O to return to the default calculator screen, then
press: J(3+4D*(5+6DK
Note the expression displays on screen in the order in which it is keyed.
Press = to return a result of 77.00.
Chain Mode
To perform the same example in Chain mode, use parentheses to set the
order of operation as you did in Algebraic mode. Calculations in Chain
mode are interpreted in the order in which they are entered. If you press an
operation key, +-/*, after pressing =, the calculation is
continued using the currently displayed value. Use parentheses to set the
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order of operation, if you wish to override the left-to-right order of entry.
Keys and Functions
Table 1-3 describes the keys and their functions. Use this table for quick refer-
ence. For a complete list of functions, refer to the HP 30b Business Profes-
sional User’s Guide.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
N
Stores or calculates the number of payments or
compounding periods.
:^
Multiplies a value by the number of payments per year
and stores as N.
Y
Stores or calculates the nominal, annual interest rate.
:&
Interest Conversion menu. Used to convert between
Nominal (Nom.%) and Effective (Eff.%) interest rates given
compounding periods per year (C/YR).
V
Stores or calculates the present value (PV). To a lender or
borrower, PV is the amount of a loan; to an investor, PV is
the initial investment. PV always occurs at the beginning of
the first period.
:?
Sets Begin mode (Beg). Payments occur at the beginning
of each compounding period.
M
Stores or calculates the amount of each periodic payment.
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:[
Stores the number of payments or compounding periods
per year.
F
Stores or calculates the future value (FV), a final cash flow.
FV always occurs at the end of the last compounding
period.
:]
Sets End mode (End). Payments occur at the end of each
compounding period.
A
Amortization. The Amortization menu calculations are
based on values stored in the following TVM registers: N,
I/R, PV, PMT, P/YR.
:\
Depreciation menu. Calculate the depreciation of assets
with six different depreciation models.
C
Cash Flow list. Enter cash flows into the list as a set of
numbered pairs, CF(n) and #CF(n), where n is the index of
the cash flow list.
:y
Data menu. Enter and store data for statistical operations.
Enter a list of x values for one-variable statistics, a list of
pairs, (x, F) for weighted, one-variable statistics, a list of
numbers x for one-variable statistics, or a list of pairs, (x, y)
for two-variable statistics. To enter data, key in a number
and press I.
PR
Opens the Internal Rate of Return (IRR) and Net Present
Value (NPV) menus for cash flow analysis.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
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:z
Statistics menu. Note: if you attempt to open the Statistics
(Stats) menu before entering data, you will be redirected to
the Data menu. When opened, the Stats menu displays 2
Vars for two-variable statistics. Press I repeatedly to
select the type of statistical operations desired, two-
variable, (2 Vars ), one-variable, (1 Var ), or one-variable
weighted (1 Weight ). After selecting the type of statistical
operation you want, select a sub-menu (Descriptive,
Predictions, Sums, and Quartiles) by pressing < or
>. Press I to open it.
:P
Break-even menu. Used to analyze problems involving
profit, manufacturing cost, and a fixed price to develop
and market products sold at a given price.
B
Bond menu. Used for bond calculations.
:@
Date Calculation menu. The Date Calculation menu is used
to calculate the number of days between two dates, or a
second date given a number of days from an initial, or
final date.
:B
Black-Scholes menu. Performs Black-Scholes calculations.
Note: press and hold : and press B
simultaneously.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
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%
Percent. Multiplies the displayed number by 100.
:#
Percent Calculation menu. Used for analyzing business
problems involving markup, margin, percent change, and
percent of total.
L
Recall. Recalls numbers stored in designated memory
registers.
:$
Store. Stores numbers in memory registers.
:t
Memory menu. The Memory menu contains the following
items: the contents of memories 1–9 and 0, the number of
entries in the Cash Flow memory, the number of entries in
the Statistics memory, and the remaining memory slots.
(D
Parentheses.
:u
Mode menu. Sets calculator preferences and number
display.
:E
Program. Creates programs. See the HP 30b Business
Professional User’s Guide for more information about
creating and editing programs.
}
Change sign. Changes the sign of a displayed number.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
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:w
Scientific notation. Displays numbers in scientific notation.
{
Backspace. Deletes one number at a time to the left of the
cursor, starting with the most recently entered number.
:x
Reset menu. Resets some, or all, of the registers.
:o
Insert. Inserts a number into a list.
:j
Delete. Deletes a number from a list.
:p
Calculates sine.
:q
Calculates cosine.
:r
Calculates tangent.
:s
Math menu. Includes trigonometric and inverse
trigonometric functions, probability, absolute value,
logarithmic functions, and PI.
:k
Calculates natural log.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
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:l
Calculates natural exponent to the power of x.
:m
Calculates square of x.
:n
Calculates square root.
:f Executes the Random function. Returns a random number
in the range 0 < x <1.
:g
Calculates factorial of x (where ). The
Gamma function is used to calculate x! for non-integers or
negative numbers.
:h
Calculates y to the x power.
:i
Calculates the reciprocal.
:b
nPr: the number of permutations of n items taken r at a
time.
:c
nCr: the number of combinations of n items taken r at a
time
:d
In Chain or Algebraic mode, recalls the result of the last
operation. In RPN mode, returns the content of the Last
Number variable.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
253
– x 253
≤
<
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Basic Financial Calculation Example
Table 1-4 illustrates how easily you can perform financial calculations using
the HP 30b Business Professional. For more examples and information on
financial problems, including cash flows and using cash flow diagrams, refer
to the materials available on www.hp.com\calculators.
Calculate the monthly payment amount on a 30-year loan of 125,000.00
with a 6.9% annual interest rate, compounded monthly. Assume payments
occur at the end of the compounding period, and there are 12 payments per
year. This problem may be calculated in RPN, Algebraic, or Chain mode.
The problem is calculated in the table below with the mode menu items in
their default settings.
:e
Rounds x internally to the number specified by the display
format.
Table 1-4
Keys Display and Description
:xIO
Clears TVM register.
Table 1-3 Keys and Descriptions
Keys Description
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:]
Verifies payments occur at the end of each
compounding period (optional, as End mode
is the default setting).
12:[
Enters 12 as the number of payments per year
as required by the problem. To change the
number of payments per year, key in the
desired number, then press I. Note this
value remains stored until you change it.
360N
Enters the number of monthly compounding
periods (N) for a 30-year loan (12 payments
per year for 30 years).
Table 1-4
Keys Display and Description
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6.9Y
Enters the annual interest rate as 6.9%.
1250
00V Enters the present value of the loan.
0F
Enters the future value of the loan after it has
been paid off.
MT
Calculates monthly payment amount. Note the
sign is negative; it is money you pay out.
Table 1-4
Keys Display and Description
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Warranty and Contact Information
Replacing the Batteries
The calculator uses two, 3 Volt CR2032 Lithium batteries. The low battery symbol (¤)
appears when battery power is nearly exhausted. Use only fresh batteries when replac-
ing the battery. Do not use rechargeable batteries. To install a new battery:
1. Turn off the calculator. Changing the batteries with the calculator on may erase
the contents of the Continuous Memory.
2. Remove only one battery at a time. Gently pry open the back cover. Remove one
of the old batteries and replace it with a new battery with the positive polarity
symbol facing outward.
3. Remove the other old battery and replace it with a new battery with the positive
polarity symbol facing outward.
4. Replace the back cover.
Warning! There is danger of explosion if the battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace
only with the same or equivalent type recommended by the manufacturer. Dispose of
used batteries according to the manufacturer's instructions. Do not mutilate, puncture, or
dispose of batteries in fire. The batteries can burst or explode, releasing hazardous
chemicals.
HP Limited Hardware Warranty and Customer Care
This HP Limited Warranty gives you, the end-user customer, express limited warranty
rights from HP, the manufacturer. Please refer to HP's Web site for an extensive descrip-
tion of your limited warranty entitlements. In addition, you may also have other legal
rights under applicable local law or special written agreement with HP.
Limited Hardware Warranty Period
Duration: 12 months total (may vary by region, please visit www.hp.com/support for lat-
est information).
General Terms
EXCEPT FOR THE WARRANTIES SPECIFICALLY PROVIDED FOR IN SUBSEQUENT PARA-
GRAPHS OF THIS SECTION, HP MAKES NO OTHER EXPRESS WARRANTY OR CON-
DITION WHETHER WRITTEN OR ORAL. TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LOCAL LAW,
ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF MERCHANTABILITY, SATISFACTORY
QUALITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE IS LIMITED TO THE DURATION
OF THE EXPRESS WARRANTY SET FORTH IN THE SUBSEQUENT PARAGRAPHS OF
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THIS SECTION. Some countries, states or provinces do not allow limitations on the dura-
tion of an implied warranty, so the above limitation or exclusion might not apply to you.
This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you might also have other rights that
vary from country to country, state to state, or province to province.
TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LOCAL LAW, THE REMEDIES IN THIS WARRANTY
STATEMENT ARE YOUR SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDIES. EXCEPT AS INDICATED
ABOVE, IN NO EVENT WILL HP OR ITS SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR LOSS OF DATA OR
FOR DIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL (INCLUDING LOST PROFIT OR
DATA), OR OTHER DAMAGE, WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHER-
WISE. Some countries, States or provinces do not allow the exclusion or limitation of inci-
dental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to
you.
FOR CONSUMER TRANSACTIONS IN AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND: THE WAR-
RANTY TERMS CONTAINED IN THIS STATEMENT, EXCEPT TO THE EXTENT LAWFULLY
PERMITTED, DO NOT EXCLUDE, RESTRICT OR MODIFY AND ARE IN ADDITION TO THE
MANDATORY STATUTORY RIGHTS APPLICABLE TO THE SALE OF THIS PRODUCT TO YOU.
Notwithstanding the above disclaimers, HP expressly warrants to you, the end-user cus-
tomer, that HP hardware, accessories and supplies will be free from defects in materials
and workmanship after the date of purchase, for the period specified above. If HP
receives notice of such defects during the warranty period, HP will, at its option, either
repair or replace products which prove to be defective. Replacement products may be
either new or like-new.
HP also expressly warrants to you that HP software will not fail to execute its program-
ming instructions after the date of purchase, for the period specified above, due to
defects in material and workmanship when properly installed and used. If HP receives
notice of such defects during the warranty period, HP will replace software media which
does not execute its programming instructions due to such defects.
Exclusions
HP does not warrant that the operation of HP products will be uninterrupted or error free.
If HP is unable, within a reasonable time, to repair or replace any product to a condition
as warranted, you will be entitled to a refund of the purchase price upon prompt return
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of the product with proof of purchase.
HP products may contain remanufactured parts equivalent to new in performance or
may have been subject to incidental use.
Warranty does not apply to defects resulting from (a) improper or inadequate mainte-
nance or calibration, (b) software, interfacing, parts or supplies not supplied by HP, (c)
unauthorized modification or misuse, (d) operation outside of the published environmen-
tal specifications for the product, or (e) improper site preparation or maintenance.
Customer Care
In addition to the one year hardware warranty your HP calculator also comes with one
year of technical support. If you need assistance, HP customer care can be reached by
either email or telephone. Before calling please locate the call center nearest you from
the list below. Have your proof of purchase and calculator serial number ready when
you call.
Telephone numbers are subject to change, and local and national telephone rates may
apply. If your country or area does not appear in the table below, or if you need addi-
tional support information, please visit the web at: www.hp.com/support.
Table 1-5 Customer Care
Country Hotline Phone Country Hotline Phone
Algeria www.hp.com/
support
Anguila 1-800-71
1-2884
Antigua 1-800-71
1-2884 Argentina 0-800-555-5000
Aruba 800-8000 ; 800-
71
1-2884
Australia 1300-551-664
Austria 01 360 277 1203 Bahamas 1-800-71
1-2884
Barbados 1-800-71
1-2884 Belgium (English) 02 620 00 86
Belgium (French) 02 620 00 85 Bermuda 1-800-71
1-2884
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Bolivia 800-100-193 Botswana www.hp.com/
support
Brazil 0-800-709-7751 British Virgin
Islands
1-800-71
1-2884
Bulgaria www.hp.com/
support
Canada 800-HP-INVENT
Cayman Island 1-800-71
1-2884 Chile 800-360-999
China 800-820-9669 Columbia 01-8000-51-4746-
8368 (01-8000-51-
HP INVENT)
Costa Rica 0-800-01
1-0524 Croatia www.hp.com/
support
Curacao 001-800-872-2881
+ 800-71
1-2884
Czech Republic 296 335 612
Denmark 82 33 28 44 Dominica 1-800-71
1-2884
Dominican
Republic
1-800-71
1-2884 Equador 1-999-1
19 ; 800-
71
1-2884
(Andinatel)
1-800-225-528;
800-71
1-2884
(Pacifitel)
Egypt www.hp.com/
support
El Salvador 800-6160
Estonia www.hp.com/
support
Finland 09 8171 0281
Table 1-5 Customer Care
Country Hotline Phone Country Hotline Phone
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France 01 4993 9006 French Antilles 0-800-990-01
1;
800-71
1-2884
French Guiana 0-800-990-01
1;
800-71
1-2884
Germany 069 9530 7103
Ghana www.hp.com/
support
Greece 210 969 6421
Grenada 1-800-71
1-2884 Guadelupe 0-800-990-01
1;
800-71
1-2884
Guatemala 1-800-999-5105 Guyana 159 ; 800-71
1-
2884
Haiti 183 ; 800-71
1-
2884
Honduras 800-0-123 ; 800-
71
1-2884
Hong Kong 800-93301
1 Hungary www.hp.com/
support
India 1-800-1
14772 Indonesia (21)350-3408
Ireland 01 605 0356 Italy 02 754 19 782
Jamaica 1-800-71
1-2884 Japan 00531-86-001
1
Kazakhstan www.hp.com/
support
Latvia www.hp.com/
support
Lebanon www.hp.com/
support
Lithuania www.hp.com/
support
Luxembourg 2730 2146 Malaysia 1800-88-8588
Table 1-5 Customer Care
Country Hotline Phone Country Hotline Phone
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Martinica 0-800-990-01
1;
877-219-8671
Mauritius www.hp.com/
support
Mexico 01-800-474-
68368 (800 HP
INVENT)
Montenegro www.hp.com/
support
Montserrat 1-800-71
1-2884 Morocco www.hp.com/
support
Namibia www.hp.com/
support
Netherland
Antilles
001-800-872-2881
; 800-71
1-2884
Netherlands 020 654 5301 New Zealand 0800-551-664
Nicaragua 1-800-0164; 800-
71
1-2884
Norway 23500027
Panama 001-800-71
1-2884 Paraguay (009) 800-541-
0006
Peru 0-800-101
1
1 Philippines (2)-867-3551
Poland www.hp.com/
support
Portugal 021 318 0093
Puerto Rico 1-877 232 0589 Romania www.hp.com/
support
Russia 495 228 3050 Saudi Arabia www.hp.com/
support
Serbia www.hp.com/
support
Singapore 6272-5300
Table 1-5 Customer Care
Country Hotline Phone Country Hotline Phone
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Slovakia www.hp.com/
support
South Africa 0800980410
South Korea 00798-862-0305 Spain 913753382
St Vincent 01-800-71
1-2884 St Kitts & Nevis 1-800-71
1-2884
St Lucia 1-800-478-4602 St Marteen 1-800-71
1-2884
Suriname 156 ; 800-71
1-
2884
Swaziland www.hp.com/
support
Sweden 08 5199 2065 Switzerland
(French)
022 827 8780
Switzerland 01 439 5358 Switzerland
(Italian)
022 567 5308
Taiwan 00801-86-1047 Thailand (2)-353-9000
Trinidad & Tobago 1-800-71
1-2884 Tunisia www.hp.com/
support
Turkey www.hp.com/
support
Turks & Caicos 01-800-71
1-2884
UAE www.hp.com/
support
United Kingdom 0207 458 0161
Uruguay 0004-054-177 US Virgin Islands 1-800-71
1-2884
USA 800-HP INVENT Venezuela 0-800-474-68368
(0-800 HP
INVENT)
Vietnam +65-6272-5300 Zambia www.hp.com/
support
Table 1-5 Customer Care
Country Hotline Phone Country Hotline Phone
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Product Regulatory & Environment Information
Federal Communications Commission Notice
This equipment has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital
device, pursuant to Part 15 of the FCC Rules. These limits are designed to provide rea-
sonable protection against harmful interference in a residential installation. This equip-
ment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and
used in accordance with the instructions, may cause harmful interference to radio com-
munications. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particu-
lar installation. If this equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television
reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is
encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:
• Reorient or relocate the receiving antenna.
• Increase the separation between the equipment and the receiver.
• Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that to which the
receiver is connected.
• Consult the dealer or an experienced radio or television technician for help.
Modifications
The FCC requires the user to be notified that any changes or modifications made to this
device that are not expressly approved by Hewlett-Packard Company may void the user’s
authority to operate the equipment.
Declaration of Conformity for products Marked with FCC Logo, United States Only
This device complies with Part 15 of the FCC Rules. Operation is subject to the following
two conditions: (1) this device may not cause harmful interference, and (2) this device
must accept any interference received, including interference that may cause undesired
operation. If you have questions about the product that are not related to this declara-
tion, write to:
Hewlett-Packard Company
P.O. Box 692000, Mail Stop 5301
13
Houston, TX 77269-2000
For questions regarding this FCC declaration, write to:
Hewlett-Packard Company
P.O. Box 692000, Mail Stop 510101
Houston, TX 77269-2000 or call HP at 281-514-3333
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To identify your product, refer to the part, series, or model number located on the prod-
uct.
Canadian Notice
This Class B digital apparatus meets all requirements of the Canadian Interference-Caus-
ing Equipment Regulations.
Avis Canadien
Cet appareil numérique de la classe B respecte toutes les exigences du Règlement sur le
matériel brouilleur du Canada.
European Union Regulatory Notice
This product complies with the following EU Directives:
• Low Voltage Directive 2006/95/EC
• EMC Directive 2004/108/EC
Compliance with these directives implies conformity to applicable harmonized European
standards (European Norms) which are listed on the EU Declaration of Conformity
issued by Hewlett-Packard for this product or product family.
This compliance is indicated by the following conformity marking placed on the product:
Hewlett-Packard GmbH, HQ-TRE, Herrenberger Strasse 140, 71034 Boeblingen, Ger-
many
The official EU CE declaration of conformity for this device may be found at:
http://www.hp.com/go/certificates.
This marking is valid for non-Telecom
products and EU harmonized Telecom
products (e.g. Bluetooth).
This marking is valid for EU non-
harmonized Telecom products. *Notified
body number (used only if applicable-
refer to the product label).
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Japanese Notice
Disposal of Waste Equipment by Users in Private Household in the European Union
Chemical Substances
HP is committed to providing our customers with information about the chemical
substances in our products as needed to comply with legal requirements such as
REACH (Regulation EC No 1907/2006 of the European Parliament and the Council).
A chemical information report for this product can be found at:
http://www.hp.com/go/reach
Perchlorate Material - special handling may apply
This calculator's Memory Backup battery may contain perchlorate and may require
special handling when recycled or disposed in California.
This symbol on the product or on its packaging
indicates that this product must not be disposed of with
your other household waste. Instead, it is your
responsibility to dispose of your waste equipment by
handing it over to a designated collection point for the
recycling of waste electrical and electronic equipment.
The separate collection and recycling of your waste
equipment at the time of disposal will help to conserve
natural resources and ensure that it is recycled in a
manner that protects human health and the
environment. For more information about where you
can drop off your waste equipment for recycling,
please contact your local city office, your household
waste disposal service or the shop where you
purchased the product.
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