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A company issued 7%, 5-year bonds with a par value of $100,000. The market rate when the bonds were issued was 7.5%. The company received $97,947 cash for the bonds. Using the effective interest method, the amount of interest expense for the first semiannual interest period is (closest to):

a)            $7,346.03.

b)            $3,500.00.

c)            $3,673.01.

d)            $7,000.00.

e)            $3,705.30.

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