Chapter 16 - Buying and Selling Bonds
249 In the timeline the purchase date should be June 13, 2008.
249 The buyer will hold the bond for 62 days.

June 13 to Aug 15:
(30 - 13) + 30 + 15 = 62 days
250
BONDEnterCalculate
SDT=6-13-08 
CPN=6.00 
RDT=8-15-09 
RV=100.00 
360  
2/Y  
YLD= 7.11959316
PRI=98.75 
AI= 1.96666667
  
DATEEnterCalculate
DT1=6-13-08 
DT2=8-15-09 
DBD= 62
360  
251 Under Calculator Techniques the examples are reversed. The top one is European and the bottom one is US.