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Rachel has been given to put into a savings account. She earns simple interest every month. Rachel hopes to buy a car in two years. Help Rachel determine whether she will have enough money if the car will cost .

Find the amount of interest Rachel makes. Remember, her interest is added on each month. Consider how many months there are in 2 years.


In 2 years, Rachel will have gained dollars of interest.