Given the indicated maturities listed in the following table, assume the following yields for U.S. Treasury securities

Given the indicated maturities listed in the following table, assume the following yields for U.S. Treasury securities

 

 

 

answer:

Year to maturity   interest rate in percentage
1   3.6
5   5.5
10   5.5
20   4.2
30   4

1-   inverted yield curve because from the graph it is revealed that yield curve is rising in short term while declining in long term so it is a inverted yield curve

2-   interest rate on medium term maturities are higher than rates on long term maturities and short term maturities

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